Paired off


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Paired off

Used for listed equity securities. Matched buy and sell market orders, usually pertaining to the pre-opening market picture in a stock, or MOC orders (especially relating to futures/options expirations).

Paired Off

Describing two brokerage firms that buy/sell securities to each other without delivering the physical securities. Regulations require that the delivery occur within three days of the trade date. Pairing off indicates that the two brokerages are trading non-existent securities in order to create the impression of increased or decreased demand and thereby manipulate the price. Pairing off is illegal.
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Failing that, the two beaten provincial finalists (Galway and Cork/Limerick) will be paired off against the two phase three qualifier winners in a draw.
Tipp face Waterford in the Munster final back at Pairc Ui Chaoimh on July 15 following yesterday's win on Leeside, while this morning's qualifier draw will see Cork and Clare paired off against Dublin and Offaly.
Any female seen near Brad will inevitably be paired off with him.
The winners of both ties will then be paired off in Phase III against whoever emerges from the Cork-Offaly and Antrim-Westmeath games next Saturday.
Cork and Laois, who beat Antrim on Saturday, will be paired off against the winners from the Clare-Galway and Wexford-Limerick ties on Saturday.
Yeah, being paired off with hordes of handsome, moneyed blokes - what a nightmare.
Housemates were paired off to live, eat and sleep together until tomorrow for the food task - Daniel with Nadia, Jason with Michelle and Stu with Shell.