There are 23 registered market makers providing continuous pricing and a high quality pool of liquidity on London Stock Exchange order-book. ( as of February 2014) Below includes some of these firms:
Bluefin Trading are specialists in market making ETFs and ETCs across a wide asset classes and issuers. Bluefin has long been established as an on screen official market maker in many stocks listed on the London Stock Exchange, but also offers competitive pricing for OTC counterparties. Our areas of expertise in the ETF space include Commodities, Emerging Markets and Fixed Income products. Our counterparties include banks, private banks, brokerage houses, institutional investors, wealth management and pension funds.
Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management.
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Commerzbank is Germany’s second largest bank with over 11 million clients worldwide and one of the leading market makers for ETFs in Europe. Commerzbank has a long standing experience in market making and our capabilities in this space were further highlighted in 2009 when UBS chose Commerzbank to become the sole authorised participant for their ETF offering.
We cover a wide range of ETFs for all the major providers and are active on seven different exchanges in Europe, including the London Stock Exchange (as well as Deutsche Boerse, Borsa Italiana, NYSE Euronext Paris, NYSE Euronext Lisbon, SIX Zuerich, Nasdaq OMX) . We are the biggest Designated Sponsor on Xetra in Germany (currently Europe’s biggest ETF market) as well as in Switzerland.
We are constantly working on expanding our product coverage. Currently we provide liquidity for iShares, db x-trackers, Lyxor, Source, Credit Suisse ETF, UBS ETF, Amundi, ETF Securities, EasyETF, RBS Market Access, SPDR ETF, ETF lab, Invesco PowerShares, ComStage and HSBC ETF.
For further information please contact:
Frankfurt Dealing Desk +49 (0)69 1362 2512
Flow Traders is an international leader in electronic arbitrage trading and market making.
We've been named ETF Market Maker Europe in 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010 at the Global ETF Awards. We're a privately held financial firm, founded in 2004, with operating offices in Amsterdam, Singapore and New York.
We keep pace with global markets' growth by continually building our team of exceptional talent. Our business expands each day by adding new products across an ever-broadening range of markets around the globe. But the backbone of our success is the collection of creative doers, thinkers, and above all, believers who form our team.
Goldenberg Hehmeyer LLP was founded in December 2005. The company specialises in electronic arbitraging across exchanges, asset classes and algorithmic trading. Since August, 2011, Goldenberg Hehmeyer LLP has been making markets in over 70 Exchange Traded Funds on the London Stock Exchange. The firm leverages off of its traders’ extensive ETF market making experience and industry know-how. We have been providing competitive two-way prices on all of the major European exchanges as well as off order book, with the emphasis on emerging market and fixed income underlying.
KCG provides clients with access to industry leading liquidity through a full spectrum of trading solutions coupled with selection assistance and market analysis in US and European ETFs.
Dedicated and Experienced Team: Award-winning global team. Focused on providing advising services and competitive liquidity in all ETF asset classes with desks located in the US and Europe.
· Across ETF Issuers
· Across Asset Classes
Agency and Risk Execution: Ranging from working orders on agency basis to providing risk pricing and execution via underlying components. Assist transitioning portfolios in and out of ETFs. Looking for the best source of liquidity, minimizing market impact and execution costs
Access to the Primary Market: Via Creation and Redemption capabilities providing clients with an alternative to secondary market trading
Support in Selecting and Evaluating ETFs: Based on clients’ specific objectives and restrictions, presented from an independent point of view, having no conflict of interest
Advice on Implementation Strategies: Defining the optimal execution path and strategy taking into account liquidity and regulatory considerations
Market Insights: ETF markets note published on daily and monthly basis, in addition to ad hoc analysis
Desk +44.207.997.2186 –
Peel Hunt is a leading independent full-service trading and advisory house. We are experts in our chosen fields of corporate broking/finance, investor relations, research, institutional sales, sales trading and market making.
Our strong capital commitment by our market making and trading departments ensures we are regularly ranked as one of the top market makers. The electronic trading platform which we have developed is amongst the most sophisticated in our field.
Peel Hunt stock coverage:
»» FTSE 100, FTSE 250, Mid and Small Cap
»» Investment Trusts
»» Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs)
»» Fixed Income
»» Overseas Securities
The team is organised into market sectors to ensure you engage with highly expert traders. The breadth of our coverage and competitiveness of our pricing make us one of the leading market makers in the UK in terms of market share.
The combination of Peel Hunt’s independence and trading volumes ensures our clients receive the highest level of execution at the right price.
To assist in the development of the ETF sector, Peel Hunt has teamed up with two leading firms to form THREETF, whose goal is to bring to market a series of ETF educational and fund selection resources. Our LEARN resource can be found under ETF education on this site. To find out more please visit www.threetf.com
SIG Susquehanna (“SIG”) is a world leading liquidity provider across all major asset classes.
In Europe, SIG is ranked #1 ETF market maker*, offering competitive prices both on- and off-exchange in the majority of European and US listed ETFs, making markets across equity, fixed income and commodity based products from all the main issuers.
SIG has played an integral part in the success of ETFs over the past 10 years and has become an essential counterparty for anyone active in the ever-growing ETF space.
For more information please contact ETF sales desk on 00353 1802 8018.
*Source: Markit MSA contributor data for 2012
Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking
At the core of Societe Generale’s universal banking business model, the Corporate & Investment Bank is a well-diversified and leading player with nearly 10,000 professionals present in 34 countries across Europe, the Americas and Asia-Pacific. Standing by its clients across sectors, the Corporate & Investment Bank tailors solutions for them by capitalising on its worldwide expertise in investment banking, global finance, and global markets.
· For corporates, financial institutions and public sector: providing a global advisory approach (M&A, debt, equity transaction, capital structure, and asset & liability management), as well as quality capital raising solutions across the debt and equity spectrum, optimised financing and expert risk management responses notably in the realm of foreign exchange and rates derivatives.
· For investors: offering reliable and sound investment opportunities and risk management solutions through its integrated global markets platform delivering seamless access to markets (equity, rates, credit, currencies, commodities and derivatives), as well as advice and solid financial engineering, quality of execution and forward-looking research across asset classes.
Timber Hill (Europe) AG was founded in 1993 and is regulated by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA. As one of the largest market makers on many of the world’s leading electronic exchanges, Timber Hill (Europe) AG provides liquidity by offering competitively tight bid/offer spreads over a broad base of tradable, exchange-listed products, including equity derivative products, equity index derivative products, equity securities, futures and exchange traded funds. As principal, we commit our own capital and our proprietary technology is the key to our success.
For additional information, please visit www.interactivebrokers.com
Winterflood Securities is an international capital markets firm committed to efficient and responsive liquidity provision with integrity. Classic trading values and sophisticated modern technology combine to deliver a range of highly-flexible execution services custom-designed for each client.
As one of the leading European liquidity providers, Winterflood makes markets in more UK stocks than any other firm (source: London Stock Exchange). Its team of traders bring a wealth of experience and commitment to market making, offering brokers, asset managers and institutional investors over 13,000 tradable instruments including UK, European and North American equities together with investment trusts, ETPs, Gilts and bonds.
Winterflood also provides low latency integrated electronic trading platforms that allow:
- Immediate access to Winterflood’s internal liquidity in all sectors
- FIX order routing directly to Exchange order books and MTFs
- Dedicated sales trading services for managed orders