Merrill Lynch & Co.


DEFINITION of 'Merrill Lynch & Co.'

One of the better known management and advisory companies. Merrill Lynch provides a wide range of services to both individual and institutional investors.

BREAKING DOWN 'Merrill Lynch & Co.'

Sometimes also known as the "Thundering Herd" because of their large presence and advertising campaigns featuring bulls.

  1. Herbert M. Allison Jr.

    Became the president and CEO of Fannie Mae in 2008. Fannie Mae ...
  2. Market Index Target-Term Security ...

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  3. Liquid Yield Option Note - LYON

    A zero coupon bond that is callable (by issuer), putable (by ...
  4. Financial Intermediary

    An entity that acts as the middleman between two parties in a ...
  5. Broker

    1. An individual or firm that charges a fee or commission for ...
  6. Nigerian Barge Deal

    A 1999 agreement between Enron and Merrill Lynch in which Enron ...
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