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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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Her relative who used to work in a hotel told her to run away and sent a cab right to our doorstep.
Andy McCullough, Railway Children's head of UK policy and public affairs says: "Children run away for a variety of reasons, such as problems experienced at school, relationship issues or family breakdown.
Railway Children provide help and support to children under 16 who have run away from home or are at risk of doing so.
Whenever we run away from the trials that life brings, we are also throwing away our chances of living life to the very fullest.
Statistics from a 2010 Urban Institute research brief show that one in five youth runs away before reaching age 18, and of that 20% who do run, half of them run away two or more times.
SWANSEA boss Brendan Rodgers will not press the panic button after seeing his side's winless run away from home extended at Everton.
This wasn't the first time the girls had run away from home and with no transport or money to travel back to their homes they'd reluctantly agreed to a lift, putting themselves in immense danger.
was also charged with stealing a pick-up truck from an employee and using it to run away.
The paper presents data from a National Longitudinal Survey of Youth (NLSY97) to explore the "lifetime prevalence" or the percentage of youth who ever run away from home, number of runaway episodes and the age at which they first run away.
The author quoted some farmers as saying that they liked using the Thai workers better because "Mexicans run away," and the contract workers can't run off.
Kuala Lumpur, May 29 (ANI): Men on the Indonesian island of Lombok run away with girls to prove their manliness, according to Indonesian Novian Arif.
ALMOST two in every 100 children run away from home in the North East, new figures have revealed.