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Quote-Driven vs. Order-Driven Markets: What’s the Difference?

Quote-Driven vs. Order-Driven Markets: An Overview Both quote- and order-driven markets refer to digital financial marketplaces —electronic stock (or bond, or other security) exchanges. The difference between these two market systems lies in what is actually displayed in terms of orders and bid and ask prices for the traded security. …

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Winning words from the past 25 years of the National Spelling Bee

This year’s Scripps National Spelling Bee had not one, but eight champions. Each of the winners correctly spelled their given word: auslaut, erysipelas, bougainvillea, aiguillette, pendeloque, palama, cernuous, and odylic. A mix of adjectives and nouns, the words’ definitions range from the webbing on the feet of aquatic birds (palama) …

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