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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.
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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.
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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.
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run

to start executing a specific PROGRAM on a COMPUTER.
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There are planned services, which will run down from about 2.30pm, on the following lines: West Wales to Cardiff| Swansea to Shrewsbury |(via the Heart of Wales Line) Aberystwyth/Pwllheli |to Shrewsbury Ebbw Vale to Cardiff| Maesteg to Lydney | Blaenau Ffestiniog to |Llandudno Llandudno Junction to |Llandudno Valleys and Cardiff local |routes First Great Western plans to operate an hourly London Paddington to Swansea service, via Cardiff and Newport, between 7.30am and 6.30pm.
A man will appear in court accused of injuring two police officers run down by a car during the riots.
We really don't want a repeat of what has happened so often in the past in Coventry city centre where new developments emerge, but are left totally surrounded by run down buildings or waste land.
The SNP Government inherited a run down and demoralised shambles at Vale Of Leven and the real question is what local Labour MSP Jackie Baillie was doing as it was being stitched up.
Dean Neary, 17, who lives round the corner in Catherine Street, said: "We all used to play on James Street as kids, 20 or more at a time, but nobody uses it because it's so run down.
Hitting this exposed nerve will cause a tingling sensation to run down your arm and spread into your third and fourth fingers.
I'm thinking, I guess I can't run down the street in heels any more
A nice touch is the little thumbnails which instantly pop up in the navigation box as you run down the categories.
A THUG jailed for nine years for callously trying to run down a policeman has been moved to a cushy low security prison after just a MONTH inside, The People can reveal.
If the new trams run down the sides of the pavement, how do most of us reach across the kerb?
Louis's paint, moreover, used gravity to run down a canvas that always insisted on its flatness and which refused to figure as space in the conventional, perspectival sense.