24-Hour Trading

24-Hour Trading

The trading of a security or contract on a constant basis. Some computer programs, notably Automated Screen Trading, allow 24-hour trading so buying and selling can continue even after exchanges close. Foreign exchange markets also permit trading 24 hours per day between Monday and Friday. See also: ECN.
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The new tower will feature a 24-hour trading floor as the energy hub and heart of the planned 350-foot tall, LEED Gold building.
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Proposal: Variation of condition six on M/FP/0721/98/P to allow 24-hour trading seven days a week for a 12-month temporary period.
The new 24-hour Trading Hotline Service desk will commence soon upon completion of adding new customer services.
A separate 800m2 Trading Hall on the ground floor will accommodate 24-hour trading for the facility.
The Pontprennau Asda store in Cardiff started 24-hour trading this week - and despite the fierce objection of locals is now hoping to extend its alcohol sales licence.
Although he denied this was a bad Christmas for retailers and said trade had picked up after a slow autumn, he said 24-hour trading is a growing trend among larger stores.
Superdrug is launching 24-hour trading for the first time at its flagship store in London's Oxford Street in the week leading up to Christmas.
Through its global network, HSBC provides its clients with seamless, 24-hour trading capabilities.
He noted that although off-licences were being squeezed by the multiples and 24-hour trading, "sales out of hours are still minimal".
Last minute Christmas shoppers have been granted extra time with Marks & Spencer introducing 24-hour trading.
Singapore to introduce 24-hour trading on Nikkei 225 futures