open position


Also found in: Financial, Wikipedia.

open position

n
(Stock Exchange) commerce a situation in which a dealer in commodities, securities, or currencies has either unsold stock or uncovered sales
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
References in periodicals archive ?
* With the glass at an angle, pull tap to the fully open position.
A slide lock ensures the knife remains in the close or open position. The Daktyl is ambidextrous, rotating both to the right and to the left.
Two newcomers, meanwhile, will vie for an open position on the Junction City School Board.
When halves are apart, handles cannot be turned to open position. * Banjo Corp., Crawfordsville, IN 47933.
While the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) regularly monitors positions and flows in the currency market, the sources said it was unusual for the central bank to call so often or state so explicitly that banks should cut their intraday net open position limits -- or their outstanding positions in futures and forwards markets.
The new right angle strain relief cord grips are molded in the open position for ease of installation.
Aliso Viejo, CA, December 09, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Platinum Ridge's CubeCheck.com website interviewed career expert, best-selling author, and corporate adviser Alexandra Levit stated in a recent interview that job hunters would be better off seeking new methods of finding a job rather than relying on the traditional method of sending out resumes to every open position. Levit stated, "The old way of applying to 100 open positions on online job boards doesn't work anymore." Levit, who focuses on advising the young millennial generation on the best way to leverage new technology in the modern business world instead suggests, "Go on LinkedIn.com and identify individuals who are currently working at organizations you're interested in."
The shut-off valve is shown in the closed position but the callout says the valve is in the open position.
If an employee doesn't apply for an open position, he is eligible for severance.
The Ombudsman's commission confirmed absence of proper proof of guilt and established that the court should examine all circumstances of cases, Public Foundation "Open Position" said.The Russian human rights center "Memorial" said in its report that tortures and cruel forms of violence were used in course of investigation of Nookat events.
The regulator said that the limit on the gross open position of a client across all contracts is now six percent of the total open interest, or USD10m, whichever is higher.