LOB

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LOBLarge Object(s)
LOBLine Of Business
LOBLeft On Base (baseball)
LOBLegion of Boom (Seattle Seahawks)
LOBLibrary of Birmingham (Birmingham, England, UK)
LOBLegend of Blue-Eyes White Dragon (Yu-Gi-Oh cards)
LOBLarge Object
LOBLine of Balance
LOBLinked Object
LOBLoaf of Bread
LOBLateral Organ Boundary (genes)
LOBLancaster-Oslo-Bergen
LOBLand of Bears (anime)
LOBLine-Of-Balance (project management)
LOBLaboratory of Biomedical Optics (Switzerland)
LOBLots of Blood (band)
LOBLoss of Balance
LOBLimit Order Book (finance)
LOBLoad of Bollocks
LOBLive on Board
LOBLordz of Brooklyn (band)
LOBLimit of Blank
LOBLow-Order Byte
LOBLazy Old Bastard
LOBLaunch Operations Building
LOBLost on Board (travel)
LOBLimitation of Benefit (insurance)
LOBLow-Order Bit
LOBLost on Base (military slang)
LOBLease Office Building (United Arab Emirates)
LOBLocally Optimum Bayes (parametric theory)
LOBLimited Operating Base
LOBLondon over the Border (Girl Guides Association geographic area)
LOBLine Of Bearing/Balance
LOBLoss Of Bargain
LOBLeft Out Board (locations of aircraft underwing pylons)
LOBLand Order of Battle
LOBLocal Option Budgeting
LOBLoss Of Break
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3 April 2017 - UK-based electronic markets and post trade group NEX Group's (LSE: NXG) BrokerTec electronic fixed income trading platform has completed the transaction to acquire a majority stake in Italian electronic central limit order book platform e-MID SIM SpA (e-MID), the group said.
23) More than three-quarters of all trades in the United States are executed on one or another of these electronic limit order book venues.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-December 9, 2014-Javelin SEF announces anonymous central limit order book for MAC swaps
By contrast, listed markets typically use a central limit order book to aggregate the trading interests of buyers and sellers.
Similar to proposals made by the CFTC, the SEC has said SEFs could take the form of a request-for-quote (RFQ) system -- where participants define the contract they require and request a price from a number of participants -- or a limit order book system.
These conclusions are reached by examining the depth of market based on a consolidated limit order book for US equities, across the best 10 price levels on both sides of the order book.
The authors interpret their results as evidence that a less than fully transparent limit order book may enhance the welfare of market participants.
We show that trading volumes and other measures of market activity, like the depth of the limit order book, have increased significantly since 2001.
Another way of resolving the coordination problem is to gather together all buy and sell orders in a limit order book.
The TSX moved to a completely computerized trading system in 1997 and now has an electronic limit order book for each stock.
In light of these judgments, I would caution against the implementation of a government mandate for any particular form of central limit order book.
And the resulting market - one that's fluid, fragmented and more fully automated - is crying out for a central limit order book, according to "ECN Proliferation: All Roads Lead to a Central Limit Order Book," a research note from TowerGroup, a Massachusetts-based consultancy.