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Deck

In futures and options, an informal term for open orders. Brokers have a deck they attempt to fill at the desired prices. A deck is the equivalent of a book on the equity market.
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com, an umbrella for a stable of desirable interiors companies, says: "Rickety seats, ramshackle deck-chairs, or wobbly loungers are horrible to look at and perch on.
Covers are pounds 37 each, and complete deck-chairs, pounds 120 plus p&p.
Fire chiefs believe youths had broken into the chalet and torched the deck-chairs at around 6pm yesterday.
The chalet suffered 50pc fire damage and the deck-chairs were completely destroyed.
The Monarch Beach in the city centre has been packed up for another year, with its sand and deck-chairs put into storage.
Families have been making sand castles, relaxing in deck-chairs and enjoying ice creams, plus films and live music at weekends.
Okay, our climate in Scotland may not be the best for lazing about in back yards but, when the sun does come out, how are you going to make the most of it if your sum total of garden furniture is two prehistoric deck-chairs and an antiquated sunlounger?