Two-sided market

Definition:

A market in which both bid and asked prices, good for the standard unit of trading, are quoted. When customers or market makers are lined up on both sides (buy and sell) of a stock.

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Central Counterparty Clearing House

An organization in European countries that helps facilitate trading done in European derivatives and equities market.

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