05297031 is referenced by 876 patents and cites 7 patents.

There is provided a broker workstation for managing orders in a market for trading commodities, securities, securities options, futures contracts and futures options and other items including: a device for selectively displaying order information; a computer for receiving the orders and for controlling the displaying device; and a device for entering the orders into the computer; wherein the displaying device comprises a device for displaying selected order information about each incoming order, a device for displaying a representation of an order deck and a device for displaying a total of market orders. In another aspect of the invention, there is provided in a workstation having a computer, a device for entering order information into the computer and a device for displaying the order information entered, a method for managing orders in a market for trading commodities, securities, securities options, futures contracts and futures options and the like comprising the steps of: selectively displaying order information incoming to the workstation; accepting or rejecting orders corresponding to the incoming order information displayed; displaying accepted order information in a representation of a broker deck; and selectively displaying a total of orders at the market price.

Title
Method and apparatus for order management by market brokers
Application Number
7/489196
Publication Number
5297031
Application Date
March 6, 1990
Publication Date
March 22, 1994
Inventor
Shirley Wu
Roselle
IL, US
Dolores Panek
St. Charles
IL, US
Thomas Palenik
Oak Forest
IL, US
John J Brogan
Palatine
IL, US
Burton J Gutterman
Glencoe
IL, US
Agent
Kirkland & Ellis
Assignee
Chicago Board of Trade
IL, US
IPC
G06F 15/20
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