Market opening

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Market opening

The start of formal trading on an exchange.


1. The beginning of a trading session on an exchange.

2. The first price of a security at the beginning of a trading day. In this sense, the opening is also called the opening price.
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The evaluation shows that footwear, medicine, ceramics, and glass products will be impacted by the market opening at extent much higher than the estimate of Chung-Hua Institution for Economic Research, but machinery and bicycles will receive higher benefits, thanks to their export competitiveness and the effect of cross-Strait division of labor.
In a meeting with a delegation of Taiwanese legislators in Beijing, Liu stressed that China will not insist on the principal of equality in form for the mutual market opening, echoing the proposal of oweighted equalityo for the opening raised by Sean Chen, chairman of the Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC), recently.
Merge Healthcare , today announced that it will preside over the ceremonial NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell on Tuesday, October 18th at 9:30 a.
Several large markets are set for retail market opening in 2007 while liberalisation continues in most developing markets, even if only in the gas and power generation sectors.
will commence trading on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the same symbol "FBMS," effective at market opening on May 26, 2006.