Overlap the market

Overlap the market

Used in the context of general equities. Create a crossed market by expressing a willingness to sell on the bid side of the market and buy on the offer side.

Overlap the Market

To create a crossed market. One overlaps the market when offers to buy a security at a price higher than the lowest offer or to sell at a price lower than the highest bid.
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Back from Jeddah after a grueling, yet excitingly refreshing and literally reinvigorating beginning to the week - courtesy the Jeddah Energy Meeting -issues continue to haunt and overlap the markets and the sentiments.
Before we decided to overlap the markets, we polled 2,500 retailers and asked them what days would be best and what markets they would like to see overlapped," Sydney said.
The best way for us to do this is to overlap the markets, so that Atlanta is truly a one-stop shopping experience.