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English translation: OTC - over the counter

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Italian term or phrase:OTC
English translation:OTC - over the counter
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21:05 Apr 30, 2008
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Investment / Securities
Italian term or phrase: OTC
This is in a list of activities that a bank performs:

"intermediazione di mercati (domestico e internazionali - cash, derivati quotati e OTC)"

This expression often means "over the counter," but does it mean something else here?
United States
Local time: 23:25
OTC - over the counter
no other meaning I can think of.
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Adele Oliveri
Local time: 08:25
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Thank you so much!!
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4 +5OTC - over the counter
Adele Oliveri



54 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +5
OTC - over the counter

no other meaning I can think of.

Adele Oliveri
Local time: 08:25
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Thank you so much!!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Taylor Kirk: Yes, I can't imagine it being anything else here.
40 mins
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agree  maryrose: Yes, Italian financial websites use it and some also spell it out.
2 hrs
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agree  Peter Cox
4 hrs
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agree  James (Jim) Davis: Same as for aspirins
6 hrs
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agree  Shera Lyn Parpia: yes!
7 hrs
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