NSTS


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National Securities Trading System

An automated quotation system connecting brokers on the National Stock Exchange (Cincinnati Stock Exchange) to other brokers around the country, allowing them to make orders for certain securities without regard for the specific exchange on which they are traded. The system is exclusive to the National Stock Exchange, but contains a blueprint for what some envision as a future nation-wide exchange. See also: Intermarket Trading System.

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As for the recommendation that a plan, budget, and funding be provided to implement the NSTS which assigns roles and missions to federal, state, regional and local governments and private stakeholders, the NIPP calls for the sector plans to be developed by councils of federal, state, and regional and local government agencies involved in that sector, along with sector councils made up of private sector stakeholders.
As the NSTS had not been completed at the time the grants began, and the risk-based allocation process to implement the NSTS has not been developed, this grant program has operated independently of the NSTS.
Mr Vowles, who administered the NSTS, added: "It's been a fantastic effort from everybody.