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Ring

A place on an exchange assigned for the trading of certain commodities, futures, or options. It is also called a pit or a trading pit.

ring

See pit.
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Globex will allow futures transactions to take place electronically during periods when Chicago's futures trading pits are closed.
Compared with the mid-19th century -- when all it took to be a "stockjobber" was a loud voice and the ability to stand with a crowd of traders on a corner of Lower Manhattan; when separate cocoa, coffee, corn, cotton, and produce exchanges were set up around New York; and when a notorious futures trading pit conducted its after-hours business in the basement of a Midtown hotel -- trading at present is an absolutely antiseptic affair.
Nordlicht founded and acted as general partner for Northern Lights Trading, a proprietary options firm based in New York which employed traders in the cotton, coffee, natural gas, crude oil, gold, and silver option trading pits.
tv's daily options update, covering unusual options volume and notable activity in the options trading pits.
The company grew out of the trading pits of the CME, CBOT and CBOE by providing quality technical analysis to local floor traders.
tv's daily options news program covering unusual options volume and notable activity in the options trading pits.
Housed adjacent to the main NYSE equities trading floor on Wall Street and built to suit the exchange's hybrid trading model, the trading floor features two adjoining rooms with trading pits for open outcry trading as well as booths for electronic trading by market makers, specialists and broker-dealers.
The markets have dramatically changed over the past ten years and Capital Markets Consulting has been involved in many technical innovations ranging from the introduction of wireless handhelds into trading pits, the development of fully electronic exchanges, and many other changes the industry has seen including algorithmic trading.
tv's daily options news program reporting on unusual options volume and notable activity in the options trading pits.
Added 40 plasma screens around the trading pits on the Ag floor.