Risk glossary


Electronic trading

Trading based on electronic messages communicating orders and fills (executed transactions), rather than traditional open outcry floor trading or voice-based trading. Electronic trading has driven liquidity away from the older styles of voice trading, and includes transmission of messages over both private networks and leased lines, as well as internet connections.

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