security's selling price the price at which a security is offered for sale.
allocations. One way to gauge the quality of the buy-side analysts is to monitor their order submission strategy and their trading behavior after the IPO. Strike orders may indicate poor analysis, while limit or step orders are better signals for price discovery. If a client often asks for large allocations
By Jos van Bommel
The narrow range within which a given bond price falls, based on that bond’s current asking price and bid price.
For financial instruments trading in active markets, the appropriate quoted market of an asset held (or liability to be issued) is the current bid price, whereas for assets to be acquired (or liability held), it is the current ask price
By Kevin Ow Yong
Instead, a simple question was asked in isolation about prices and a whole generation—armed with economics degrees and other financial qualifications that had invariably supplied the wrong answers to the wrong questions—marched off to create a new era of certainty.
By Russell Napier
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