automated screen trading

Fin
an electronic trading system for the sale and purchase of securities. Customers’ orders are entered via a keyboard, a computer system matches and executes the deals, and prices and deals are shown on monitors, thus dispensing with the need for face-to-face contact on a trading floor.

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