Joint Account An agreement between two or more firms to share risk and financing responsibility in purchasing or underwriting securities, or an account owned jointly by two or more persons at a bank or brokerage house.
Jordan Securities Commission (JSC) An institution in charge of regulating and supervising the capital market in Jordan. The objectives of the JSC are to create a sound regulatory environment in order to ensure a transparent securities market in the Kingdom and to protect shareholders, investors, and the public from irregular market practices.