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What is an At Best Order?

Answer

At Best orders give you the opportunity of obtaining the best price available to us in the relevant market for the stock and size concerned at the time your order is dealt. This Order Type can be placed at any time regardless of whether the market is open or closed.

Please note that an At Best order guarantees execution but does not guarantee the price at which your order will executed at. Dealing ‘At Best' is suitable when the market is closed and you want to ensure that your order is dealt as soon as the market re-opens, or the number of shares contained in your order exceeds that which can be entered in a Quote & Deal order.

To find out more about the Order Types available to you, visit the Flexible Order Types section of our website.

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