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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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It also regulates the money supply, holds the deposits of commercial banks, and lends money to banks that run short of reserves.
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However, he was outshone by team-mate Dean Musther, who fell just one run short of a deserved halfcentury as the visitors totalled 149-7 in their 20 overs.
In the semifinals, they had 22 hits and fell a one run short against Villa Park, Valencia's leading challenger for the Div.