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il·liq·uid

 (ĭ-lĭk′wĭd)
adj.
1. Not readily converted into cash: illiquid assets.
2. Lacking cash or liquid assets.

il′li·quid′i·ty n.
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illiquidity

(ˌɪlɪˈkwɪdɪtɪ)
n
the state of being illiquid
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"Awarding a new market maker license represents yet another milestone in ADX history, pointing to our willingness to expand our investor base, and continually improve market liquidity. Increasing the number of market makers on the Exchange is a key part of our long-term strategy of promoting Abu Dhabi to a wider range of international and domestic investors who can benefit from its competitive yet friendly business environment," Chief Executive of ADX, Rashed Al Beloushi said in a statement.
Speaking at the bell-ringing ceremony, Chief Executive of ADX, Rashed Al Blooshi, said: "Awarding a new Market Maker license represents yet another milestone in ADX history, pointing to our willingness to expand our investor base, and continually improve market liquidity. Increasing the number of Market Makers on the Exchange is a key part of our long-term strategy of promoting Abu Dhabi to a wider range of international and domestic investors who can benefit from its competitive yet friendly business environment." The step also comes in line with ADX's commitment to continually develop and launch strategic initiatives that contribute to the Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030.