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Active

A market in which there is frequent trading.

Active

1. Describing a security that is traded with relative frequency. Many investors look to active securities because they can be traded, even in rather large quantities, without affecting the price. Active securities usually have a low bid-ask spread.

2. Describing a market or exchange with a high trading volume.

active

Of or relating to a security in which there is a great deal of trading. Active securities appeal to many investors because they usually can be traded without affecting the price. In over-the-counter trading, an active security usually has a smaller spread between the bid and ask price. See also most-active stocks.
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The combination of the FASwitch active matrix backplane, with electronic paper technologies, like E Ink's, creates an ideal digital sign with high contrast, low power consumption, and a lightweight, thin profile.
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TOKYO -- eMagin Corporation (AMEX: EMA), the leader in active matrix OLED-on-silicon displays, is demonstrating its displays in 3D stereovision at CEATAC at the Makuhari Messe Convention Center in the city of Chiba.