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Run

A run consists of a series of bid and offer quotes for different securities or maturities. Dealers give and ask for runs from each other.

Run

An event in which many account holders at a bank withdraw all of their funds at the same time because they do not believe the bank is solvent. In the United States, runs were fairly common before the creation of the FDIC, which insures bank deposits up to a certain amount. See also: Panic.

run

1. A dealer's list of security offerings with respective bid and ask quotes. Compare off-the-run issue.
2. A sequence of security price movements in the same direction. Five straight days in which a stock price closes higher is an example of a run. Runs have been evaluated in order to determine if the charting of stock is a worthwhile way to earn an above-average return.

run

to start executing a specific PROGRAM on a COMPUTER.
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The incident occurred in February last year in Higher Broughton, Salford, when Owen and her friend Laura Lawrence followed and robbed a 14-year-old girl as she ran an errand to the shop.
Luz Herrera last talked to her husband Saturday, when he called her at their Santa Clarita home and asked her to come to the store while he ran an errand, she said.
The court heard how the boy's mother asked Inglis to look after him for a short time while she ran an errand.