Definition of kerb market in English:

kerb market


  • A market for selling shares not dealt with on the normal stock exchange, or for dealing after hours.

    • ‘On the other hand, in the kerb market the dollar rose by 2 paisa in both buying and selling.’
    • ‘The street was the headquarters of one of the most vibrant and dynamic kerb markets in the world and provided a virtual floor after the close of official trading hours for several decades.’
    • ‘Judging from some of the non-performing loans of China's banking system, I think a huge increase in the kerb market represents a huge financial risk, and a possible source of social instability.’