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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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It will almost invariably try to run to ground any suggestions that a supplier is fixing its distributors' resale prices or that competitors are together colluding on the prices they charge customers.
For the terrified bunny was run to ground within moments of the corgis arriving for a royal holiday at Balmoral in the Queen's Rolls-Royce.
So the Fox will be run to ground but let's not be diverted from what Cameron, with the help of his liberal Democrat allies, is really doing.