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A bank, Securities firm, or other financial institution that regularly renders services for another in an area or market to which the other party lacks direct access. A bank that functions as an agent for another bank and carries a deposit balance for a bank in another city.

Securities firms may have correspondents in foreign countries or on exchanges—organizations that provide facilities for convening purchasers and sellers of securities—of which the firms are not members.

The term correspondent is distinct from corespondent—a person summoned to respond to litigation, together with another person, particularly, a paramour in a Divorce action based on Adultery.


adjective adapted, agreeable, agreed, akin, analogous, answerable, apposite, belonging, coequal, coextensive, cognate, coinciding, collateral, comfortable, comparable, commensurable, complementary, concomitant, congruous, consistent, consonant, contemporaneous, correlative, corresponsive, counterpart, equal in effect, equal in force, equal in significance, equal in value, equivalent, fit, fitted, germane, harmonious, mutual, pendent, reciprocal, related, relative, similar, suitable, suited, synonymous, uniform


noun analogue, complement, correlative, counterpart, duplicate, equal, obverse, pendant, reciprocator, similitude
See also: accompanying, agreed, akin, analogous, apposite, appropriate, coequal, coextensive, cognate, collateral, commensurable, comparative, complement, concomitant, concordant, congruous, consistent, consonant, contemporaneous, correlate, correlative, counterpart, fit, germane, harmonious, litigant, mutual, pendent, reciprocal, related, relative, relevant, similar, suitable, uniform
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The event attracted over 130 guests, including BBC international news correspondent Alistair Leithead, fellow lawyers, accountants, professionals and financial advisors.
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BBC NEWS correspondent Kate Adie is gearing up for another tough assignment when she faces more than 200 of Coventry and Warwickshire's leading businesswomen.
The body of Sky News correspondent James Forlong, aged 44, was found by wife Elaine at their house in Hove early on Saturday morning.