Market Making

Market Making

 

The role of the Market Maker is to improve the liquidity of a market, which is achieved by continuously providing bid and ask quotes.

Market Maker’s orders are helping to increase the confidence of all categories of investors in listed stocks, as both buyers and sellers are constantly available.

Merit Securities has a long, continuous and successful presence as a Market Maker on the Athens Stock Exchange.

It has a well-organized Market Making Department with experienced executives and the appropriate tools to monitor the market and perform the trading.

The aim of the Department is:

 

  • To improve the liquidity of the shares it undertakes
  • To increase marketability
  • To reduce any unnecessary fluctuations and consequently,
  • To increase the reliability for the stock and consequently for the listed company itself.
  • To provide an easier access to the stock for institutional investors, large investment portfolios and private investors.

 

Today, Merit Securities operates as a Market Maker for the following listed shares in the ATHEX:

 

  • VIOHALCO
  • PIRAEUS BANK
  • BYTE
  • ALPHA BANK
  • PPC
  • CNL CAPITAL E.K.E.S. – A.I.F.M.
  • NATIONAL BANK
  • EUROBANK
  • JUMBO
  • OPAP
  • HTO