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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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Bank Holiday Monday, May 25 Arriva Trains Wales services will start to run down from 2.
KUWAIT, Nov 19 (KUNA) -- MPs' inquiries into issues such as demolishing run down schools, evicting bachelors from families populated areas, and corruption in the state's Oil Ministry were answered by ministers during the complementary session of the National Assembly here Wednesday.
The result is the West Rhyl we now have with high unemployment and run down property.
If my father had been born to the aristocracy, instead of being a humble Cadbury worker, I wouldn't have had to run down the Soho Road in fear of losing my job - or 51/2d out of my wage
We choose a long run down the Schwartzer Glacier down into Zermatt Switzerland.
Speaking before the meeting Llanelli mayor Mr Lemon said: "In my view, and in the view of many people living in Llanelli, we've been systematically run down as an industrial town.
Summary: Mark Sluszny has broken a different sort of 100 metre record- he set a new best time for a vertical run down the side of a building.
I made a bet with ["The Help" director Tate Taylor] that if Obama was elected, I would run down the street naked.
I was very shocked to see how run down and dilapidated the whole area is.
I remember occasions when his security lights came on at night and he would run down shouting with his gun.
Unattractive run down former heavy industrial area in desperate need of modernisation and investment.
I tried to run down the hill and he fired another one, and when I'd run down the corner he went off in the car.