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HARD DOLLARS Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

Direct payments made by clients to financial institutions for services rendered. In commercial banking a client may pay a fee for a credit facility; in securities a client may pay brokerage commissions for trade execution or a fee for a financial plan. See also SOFT DOLLARS.


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