market maker


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market maker

n
(Stock Exchange) a dealer in securities on the London Stock Exchange who buys and sells as a principal and since 1986 can also deal with the public as a broker
Translations
teneur de marché
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According to Investopedia, a market maker is a person or brokerage house that is always prepared to buy and sell securities in order to provide liquidity to the markets.
Boursa Kuwait recently hosted its first Market Maker Workshop in collaboration with global management consulting firm Oliver Wyman.
NBAD will be the market maker for 4 companies listed on ADX; Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank, Al Dar Properties, Waha Capital, and First Gulf Bank.
Abu Dhabi: National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) will operate in the exchange as the UAE's first market maker, Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) announced.
Rashed Al Balooshi, said: one of the significant benefits of having a market-maker in stock exchanges is their commitment to provide bid and offer prices in all market conditions, which ensures there is always a price at which investors can buy and sell in their stocks with the involvement of a market maker.
The regulations broadly cover qualification criteria to become a market maker, qualification criteria for products eligible for market making, enforcement actions and additional disclosure requirements coupled with the market making agreement, which is a key document agreed and signed between the market maker and the corresponding exchange on which the market maker undertakes to perform market making activities.
Combined with other market structure changes, additional market maker obligations will significantly reduce the chance of another destabilising market event like the one that occurred on May 6th," read the letter from John McCarthy, general counsel, GETCO, Christopher Concannon, partner, Virtu Financial and Leonard Amoruso, general counsel, Knight Capital.
Nevertheless, the market participants are free to choose any market maker to trade with, even though the market maker may not post the best quotes.
com (ComDais) has announced cdXML, a complete buyer / market maker side API for building advanced market place applications.
Koch Chemical is a market maker for polyolefins, PVC, and PET.
94-9, Determining a Normal Servicing Fee Rate for the Sale of an SBA Loan, addresses determining such a rate in the absence of a major secondary market maker, when applying the consensus in Issue no.
CHICAGO -- Orc Group (STO:ORC), a leading provider of technology and services for the global financial industry, announced today that Orc Market Maker clients are enjoying continued success on CME Group markets.