markets

Bank of Canada: Keeping markets liquid

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit Canada, the Bank acted quickly. We needed to make sure the financial system worked well enough that credit could continue to flow. That meant addressing shortages of liquidity in financial…

Bank-of-Russia, market-making, restrictions, information, securities, economic activity, FPS, reputation, recommendations

Bank of Russia proposes new approaches to market-making…

The innovations proposed by the Bank of Russia are aiming to mitigate the risks of market manipulations that may be committed under the guise of maintaining exchange trading parameters. The relevant draft ordinance is available on the Bank of Russia’s website. Market making is a tool to provide liquidity to the financial market. It implies that bidders and offerers (market makers)…