Tag Archives: ticker

Securities Identification Codes: SYMBOL, CUSIP, ISIN, SEDOL, RIC Code

Posted on 22. Feb, 2009 by .


I have been thinking of gettting some details of all the security codes together from a while. In this article I have explained some fundamental details of each identifier. These are heavily used in daily life of the technical and nontechnical staff of the financial firms. List different security Identifier used in financial marktes are: SYMBOL CUSIP ISIN SEDOL […]

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Market Data – Ticks – Uptick – Downtick

Posted on 08. Feb, 2009 by .


I just wanted to clarify few basic terms that are used very often to indicate market movements. Plustick/Uptick Security is Trading at higher than the previous sale price Minustick/Downtick Security is trading at lower than the previous sale price Zero plustick Security is trading at same as last sale price but previous tick was a […]

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