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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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Prosecutor Ian Evans told magistrates at Holyhead that Gwilym Anwyl Williams was running past Cae Eithin, Llanerchymedd, on January 16 when he heard dogs barking.
Since then, the part of San Andreas running past Los Angeles has remained quiet, storing stress that could be released in a series of magnitude 7 quakes or one big magnitude 8 shock.
"The woman thought the man was urinating but he turned round and exposed himself to her, before running past her, turning to smile at her as he did so.'' Anyone who recognises the man is asked to contact British Transport Police on 0800 405040 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, quoting log ref B5/ WWA of 03/02/2012.
He then walked to the back of the store before running past staff at the front and making off.
He said: "He didn't stop but the victim is convinced the jogger saw what was going on and it is because of him running past that the offenders made off.
The pounds 15m route will be cut from the canal's present terminus at Trafalgar Dock through to Canning Dock, running past the Three Graces.
WHEN Deborah Daley looked out and saw 70 horses running past her window in the early hours of the morning, she naturally had to pinch herself to make sure she wasn't dreaming But she was wide awake - because Bridgend and the nearby town of Laleston had received some very unexpected four-legged visitors.