Big Figure


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Big Figure

The whole dollar amount of a quote. For example, if a security is trading at $26.45, its big figure is 26. Many traders do not include the big figure when providing quotes, especially for highly liquid assets like currencies, because they assume other traders already know them. The big figure is also called a handle, especially in the United States.
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Exports of processed foods grew by a cumulative 7 percent between 2007 and 2010, a big figure, said Itani, given that those years witnessed a slump in industrial growth.
They play the songs, but withoutthepassionandpresence of constantly mobile, mad-eyed guitarist Wilko Johnson, bass monster John B Sparks or their enigmatically named sticksman The Big Figure.
Of Gerrard's, she commented: "This is quite a big figure with a disproportionately long neck, it's almost as if he wants to peer over a wall, he wants to see what's going on all the time and he's verymuch an observer and a larger-than-life character.
The Essex unit went on to find commercial success in the 1970s and the original line-up featured vocalist Lee Brilleaux, guitarist Wilko Johnson, bassist John B Sparks and drummer John The Big Figure Martin.
He made some great saves, still has good reflexes and is a big figure when he stands up.
For the final years of his presidency, Bush wanted a big name, a major financial leader, what Bolten calls "a big figure.
The birds' round-trip routes described big figure eights, some extending to feeding grounds as far north as Alaska.
It's a big figure but one thing to think about is the percentage of sales.
We're talking a big figure, a very significant figure, and we intend to back it up and get some benefit out of this," Mark Mendel, chief legal counsel to Antigua, said from his office in El Paso, Texas.
While the overall cost "sounds like a big figure," Smith said, the expense pays off.
In Tender is the Night, 1999, I see the big figure facing right on hands and knees, but is there another body in the picture with her--and for that matter is it a her?
Mohammad Ismail Kumbhar, Director University and financial Assistant, Agricultural University Tando Jam, addressing the participants said that there is a big figure of the poor people in Badin in comparison than districts who live below the poverty line adding he said majority of the people of the coastal are using arsenic contaminated ground water through hand-pumps which raises the diseases in the area.