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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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When a financial firm experiences a run or fears a run in some part of its organization, it can trigger a fire sale of its assets as well as runs by holders of runnable liabilities in other parts of the firm or in other firms.
Many of the animals would have been more at home as conditions were horrendous after hail and rain made the already quagmire-like conditions barely runnable.
The end result is a significant increase in the productivity of data preparation and conforming for internal use, along with runnable programs that can be sent to regulatory authorities and partners.