Glossary

Updated 23 September 2018

This glossary offers definitions of technical terms commonly used in the BIS Quarterly Review.

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proprietary trading firm (PTF)

Entity that engages mainly in proprietary trading. PTFs include high-frequency trading firms.

Updated: 11 Dec 2016
proprietary trading firm (PTF)

Entity that engages mainly in proprietary trading. PTFs include high-frequency trading firms.

Updated: 11 Dec 2016