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English definition of “programme trading”

programme trading

noun [U] ( US program trading)
the buying and selling of shares automatically when they reach particular price levels: A drop of 50 points in the Dow activates the New York Stock Exchange's limits on program trading.
(Definition of programme trading from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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