ratG (price addendum)

"rationiert Geld": scaling-down of limited buy orders (buy orders with a limit at or above the current quotation and unlimited buy orders were filled only in part)

A price addendum is a code that is added to the price in floor trading. It states in what way the respective order situation is to be taken into account as the price is fixed. This information is part of the tick data.

ratG stands for "rationiert Geld" (rationed, bids) and indicates that the buy orders limited at and above the price determined and the market buy orders could only be executed in part.

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