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Open

Used in the context of general equities. Having either buy or sell interest at the indicated price level and side of a preceding trade. "Open on the buy/sell side" means looking for buyers/sellers (for someone who is a seller/buyer). Antithesis of clean.

Open

1. The time trading begins on an exchange. This is important to matters like a security's opening price or opening bid. See also: Close.

2. An order to buy or sell a security that has not yet been filled. Some orders are only open for a certain amount of time, while some remain open until they are filled. See also: IOC, GTC.
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The apartment is accessed via a wooden door into a spacious hallway, which leads on to the open-plan kitchen/living area, two double bedrooms and a beautiful bathroom with fitted storage units.
The heart of this property is the open-plan kitchen/dining/family room which lends itself extremely well to entertaining and for informal dining - and is sure to to be the heart of family life.
Open-plan kitchen-diners/ family rooms are now extremely popular, but also having a separate, more formal sitting room works well for many families.
Dustin said: "The stand-out feature for us is the open-plan living space downstairs and also, when you look out of the back windows, you can see fields and cows and it's just a really nice view.
Under the proposals, the Carr Hill branch will offer extended opening hours as well as Post Office products and services from two open-plan tills at the shop counter instead of from a separate screened counter.
Earlier this year, separate offices for cabinet members were scrapped by leader Councillor Phil Bale and replaced with an open-plan layout with the nine councillors working alongside each other on the fifth floor of County Hall.
Professionals like senior engineers, bankers and people working in financial services were among those who found the open-plan environment challenging.
The purpose of this study was to examine the flow patterns and draft risk in two typical office spaces: a single-person office room and an open-plan office.
For the purpose of this article, I thought I would jot down some notes, while sitting at a hot desk in an open-plan environment and it has proved to be an interesting experience to say the least.
The open-plan study area leads into a 24ft kitchen and the doors off the lounge open to a terrace with an automatic awning.
Accommodation: Varies between one and two-bedroom apartments, all with fully equipped luxury kitchens, some open-plan, some divided from living/dining areas.
Business strategy is driving the move from closed- to open-plan offices.