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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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I love diving from the rig Zainab in the open sea around Dubai and of course the East coast in Fujairah is one of my favourite places .
Both Rhyl lifeboats were launched to assist the rescue, while the RSPCA sent three officers to try to turn the whale back to the open sea.
At the meeting, many issues concerning the sport of swimming in the GCC will be discussed, most especially the final preparations ahead of the open sea event at the Beach Games.
Now, wealthy Russians are invading the open seas, swapping fancy cars for multi-million dollar yachts with a sharp increase in the number of high-class boats over the past year.
Insurance carriers have a choice: they can ride the waves of the market cycle bobbing up and down like a small boat on the open sea, or they can chart their own course to long-term profitability on an ocean liner called disciplined underwriting.
A massive backdrop also revealed the breathtaking speed at which the land for Lingang has been reclaimed from the open sea.
Inspired by the Native American tales of the "big water" and as exemplified in the famous "Hiawatha" saga poem of Longfellow, Gitchi Gumee showcases the adventurous young man's nautical sally into the all-knowing majesty of the open sea.
A long journey on foot along the bitter coast to the open sea, a perilous trip in a makeshift open boat, and the crossing of a mountain range led to immense public acclaim.
Its shifting channels within the bay and perilous passes to the open sea provoked disputes over the efficacy of human engineering.
In Raetz's universe, a bent piece of metal becomes a view of the open sea.
And showing off comes naturally to these beasts, who are among nature's most ardent parents, even though the female simply heads for the open sea to feed for two months after laying a single egg.
Taking three years, five crews, and a small armada of flying devices, Perrin and colleagues bring us wing tip to wing tip with birds migrating over seven continents and the open sea, showing us both the majesty and rigors of these marathon flights.