Trading posts


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Trading posts

The positions on the floor of a stock exchange where the specialists stand and securities are traded.

Trading Posts

The physical places on exchanges where transactions occur. Trading posts are most important to exchanges that use the open outcry or a similar system. They are becoming increasingly irrelevant as more exchanges conduct trading electronically.
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He said 300 members of his group have received the eviction notice despite the fact that they have business permits for operating at the old trading post.
Unlike in the old trading post, retail is not permitted inside the BAPTC premises, he said.
While I can only guess as to all the reasons why, the bottom line is that KKOZ has a more active trading post than KKOW.
It seems that what activity there is on KKOW's trading post, strangely enough, is almost confined to the town of Pittsburg itself, which is not all that enormous as "big towns" go.
In 1881, when the railroad arrived, trade with the East increased and the trading posts prospered.
Though they recognize the need for such diversification, they and others decry trading posts that stock mass-produced or imported "Indian" arts and crafts, often at high prices even after so-called deep discounts.
The Bear Mountain Trading Post, on Moonridge Road, is a log-cabin treasure trove of American Indian goods, old-fashioned candy, kitchen gadgets, coffee beans, even old snowshoes hung from the walls and a full-size sleigh hanging from the ceiling.
a faux trading post, is crammed with nostalgic items for sale inside a log cabin, above.
Liquid Engines technology powers virtually any market; exchanges, auctions and reverse auctions, competitive markets, barter, consignment stores, pawnshops, trading posts and many others as a licensed or hosted offering.
More than 10 million products, provided by more than six thousand vendors, are on offer through two online trading posts that furnish 24 hour, 7 day a week access to a world of equipment, data, and industry information.
In his varied business background, he has owned and operated Indian Trading Posts in Utah and New Mexico.