TeachMeFinance.com - explain Run off
Run off -- This is a term used in the exchange business.
When a banker has sold time bills of exchange (bills payable
at a future time) and pays them at maturity (when due) instead
of renewing (extending) them he is said to have let his
bills run off (in contradistinction to letting them run on).
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