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bid

1. Commerce
a. a statement by a buyer, in response to an offer by a seller, of the more favourable terms that would be acceptable
b. the price or other terms so stated
2. Bridge
a. the number of tricks a player undertakes to make
b. a player's turn to make a bid

Bid

A complete and properly signed proposal to do all or part of the work for the sum stipulated in the bid; supported by data called for by the bidding requirements.

bid

[bid]
(engineering)
An estimate of costs for specified construction, equipment, or services proposed to a customer company by one or more supplier or contractor companies.

bid

1. An offer to perform the work described in a contract at a specified cost.
2. A complete and properly signed proposal to do the work, 1 or designated portion thereof for the sums stipulated therein, supported by data called for by the bidding requirements.
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In the US this problem has been solved by a national best bid and offer price mandated by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
In addition to increased market visibility, Nasdaq offers Resource Bank the advantage of multiple market makers that compete to offer the best bid and ask prices, as opposed to a single specialist on the floor of a stock exchange.
investor orders representing the best bid or offer for a Nasdaq(R) stock
PALMDALE - A San Bernardino County proposal in which Palmdale is a partner has been picked by state officials as California's best bid for a launch site for Lockheed-Martin's proposed VentureStar spacecraft.
noted that "Work Recovery's entry into the Nasdaq National Market provides brokers and others with immediate access to the best bid and ask prices and other information about the company's shares throughout the trading day.
So why not allow each school to get the best bid price and the quickest installation time based on need?
In addition to increased market visibility, Nasdaq will offer Covenant Bank the advantage of multiple market makers that compete to offer the best bid and ask prices, as opposed to a single specialist on the floor of a stock exchange.
ISE's equity trading platform integrates a fully-displayed stock market with its innovative MidPoint Match(TM) offering for trading equities anonymously at the midpoint price of the National Best Bid and Offer (NBBO).
At one point Friday afternoon, the best bid on brokerage machines for Kmart stock was 13 13/32, and the best asked price was 13 15/32.