Market-to-Limit Order

A market to limit order is a type of order placed to a securities broker by an investor which is made up of two parts – a market order and a limit order.

The purchase bid or sale offer are made as a market order first. If the full amount of securities are not bought or sold by the time the market order expires, the market order is canceled and a limit order is given for the remaining portion of the order.

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