Impact assessment

Computer trading: minimum obligations of market makers

Economic impact assessment on proposed minimum obligations for market makers.


Minimum obligations of market makers (EIA8)

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This economic impact assessment looks at the impact of imposing minimum obligations on market makers who buy securities from sellers to resell them at a higher price to buyers.

This impact assessment was commissioned as part of the Foresight project on the future of computer trading.

Published 31 August 2012