Opening Automated Report Service
Opening Automated Report ServiceProvides improved accuracy and efficiency for handling certain orders sent before trading opens. OARS receives, stores, and continuously tabulates market orders up to a specified size routed through the common message switch. It matches buy and sell interest in each stock, calculates imbalances, and reports them to specialists. Seconds after the specialist notifies OARS of an opening price, the system automatically generates and returns execution reports to originating firms, and submits the trade for automatic clearance and settlement.
Stock Exchange Automated Quotation systemStock Exchange Automated Quotation system
The computerised system at the London Stock Exchange which continuously updates prices and trade reports for UK securities (shares, gilts etc). SEAQ lists the market makers' bid and offer prices, together with the Normal Market Size at which those prices will be honoured. Shares traded using SEAQ are said to be traded on the 'quote book'.The very largest companies quoted on the London Stock Exchange are traded on the Stock Exchange Electronic Trading Service (SETS) which automatically matches buyers and sellers, and which is known as the 'order book'. SEAQ is used for those stocks which are too small to be traded on SETS.
Automated pit tradingAutomated pit trading
A computer based trading system operating in futures markets incorporating the features of open outcry transactions.
Automated teller maching (ATM)Automated teller maching (ATM)
Computer-controlled terminal located on the premises of financial institutions or elsewhere, though which customers may make deposits, withdrawals or other transactions as they would through a bank teller. Other terms sometimes used to describe such terminals are customer-bank communications terminal (CBCT) and remote service unit (RSU)Groups of banks sometimes share ATM.
Automated bond system (ABS)Automated bond system (ABS)
The computerized system that records bids and offers for inactively traded bonds until they are cancelled or executed on the NYSE.
Automated Customer Account Transfer (ACAT)Automated Customer Account Transfer (ACAT)
For transfers of securities from a non-equity trading account to your equity trading account with your broker.
Further SuggestionsAutomated Clearing House (ACH)
European Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation
Stock Exchange Automated Trading System PLUS
Automated Order System (AOS)
Automated Export System
Security Industry Automated Corporation (SIAC)
Boston Exchange Automated Communication Order Routing Network (BEACON)
Japanese Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation System (Jasdaq)
Stock Exchange Automated Quotation (SEAQ) International
automated teller machine
clearing house automated payment system
Clearing House Automated Payments System (CHAPS)
Bankers Automated Clearing Services
European Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation (EASDAQ)
Automated Pit Trading (APT)