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Types of Orders




Types Of Orders



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Market Orders

Executed immediately based on 'bid' or 'ask'

BID is the price a buyer is willing to pay for an asset

ASK is the price a seller is willing to accept for an asset

Spread is the difference between the lowest ask price and

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Market Execution



Limit Order

An order to buy or sell at a target price or better

1- Buying at a price lower than the market price

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Buy Limit
 

2- Selling higher than market price

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Sell Limit



Stop Market Order

Triggered at specified price, executed at market and used as an entry stop

1- Buying at higher than the current price

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Buy Stop
 

2- Stop loss on a buy position

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Sell Stop



Hedge

1- Taking a counter position

2- Does not require additional margin

3- Taking the opposite side of a position

4- Locking profits
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