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Churning

Churning refers to excessive buying and selling by a broker to generate commissions for himself or herself, without regard to benefiting the individual investor.

Expanded Definition

The Securities and Exchange Commission has rules against churning, as does the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, aka FINRA.

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