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Smaller Block Orders Eclipse the Superblocks: Capital Commitment, Natural Crossing and Home Cooki

Traders Magazine, March 1998

Michael L. O'Reilly

Superblock trades win praise and publicity on Wall Street. But these glamorous deals occur infrequently and only among a handful of firms, negotiated by underwriters and stock issuers long after the markets have closed.

Smaller block transactions, worked by a growing list of broker dealers, are eclipsing the well-publicized superblocks, and their volume is surging.

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