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Run

A run consists of a series of bid and offer quotes for different securities or maturities. Dealers give and ask for runs from each other.

Run

An event in which many account holders at a bank withdraw all of their funds at the same time because they do not believe the bank is solvent. In the United States, runs were fairly common before the creation of the FDIC, which insures bank deposits up to a certain amount. See also: Panic.

run

1. A dealer's list of security offerings with respective bid and ask quotes. Compare off-the-run issue.
2. A sequence of security price movements in the same direction. Five straight days in which a stock price closes higher is an example of a run. Runs have been evaluated in order to determine if the charting of stock is a worthwhile way to earn an above-average return.

run

to start executing a specific PROGRAM on a COMPUTER.
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No Republicans filed to run against Democratic Reps.
The council allowed the only three prominent politicians who registered as challengers to run against Ahmadi-nejad: Karrubi and Musavi from the reformist side and Mohsen Rezai from a conservatives faction that opposed Ahmadi-nejad.
Junior oil minister Angelina Teny and presidential adviser Alfred Gorre told Reuters they would run against their own Sudan People's Liberation Movement (SPLM) because they disapproved of the party's official candidates.
Thomson said: "We've played the top four in our last four games so now we are coming into a run against teams around us and hopefully we can pick up points.
He added that he would love to run against Mr Lieberman, but added that, at this stage, it was "all fantasy".
But he admitted: "In London you don't just run against one or two other athletes ( you run against the best in the world including all of the big names."
"But it's those policies that are ginned up specifically to settle that's gaming the system," he said, noting this may run against state insurable interest laws.
Blue State Birds: How A Conservative Launched A Campaign And Found Himself The Liberal Candidate (And Still Lost) is the immensely entertaining political memoir of a moderate, pro-choice, pro-gay-marriage Republican candidate David Slavitt, who dared to run against a pro-life Democrat for the Massachusetts State Legislature in 2004.
Elections aren't held in a vacuum; she has to run against somebody.
to be the party's nominee to run against Rick Santorum.
Their style has always been to try to personally destroy whom they run against. So we expect a great deal of negativity.
So, forget the fact that Harper was elected to his position by delegates themselves elected; ignore the fact that McKay chose not to run against Harper.