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Price Maker

A monopoly or a similar company that is able to heavily influence the prices charged for its products because no other companies have the same product or a similar product of the same quality. A price maker is essentially able to charge whatever it wants so long as it does not run afoul of antitrust laws.
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Nevertheless, as this target appears to be far from within reach, the forecasts of the central bank matter more for price makers.
Since the founding of Farmers Union 113 years ago, agriculture has become more, not less, concentrated and farmers still find themselves as price takers, not price makers.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Managing Director of Iran Mercantile Exchange (IME) Hossein Panahain announced that the IME plans to be one of the major price makers in the region, including Central-Asia, Middle-East and Caucasus.
We are delighted to add Commerzbank to our FX Distribution Hub they join a growing list of banks, from Tier 1 price makers to regional specialists, using the service to cut the cost and time to market for multi-venue price distribution, said Chris Leaver, COO of DealHub, We ve spent years perfecting our trading interfaces to optimise pricing performance, taking the trouble to understand the nuances of each venue.
We will have market makers from day one, we will have price makers and price takers.
8220;Our new trading service is in accordance with the escalating demands and requests for asset-backed securities and in order to complete this service offering, we utilize the highly sophisticated technology to distribute key price makers in the asset-backed securities.
Price makers don't just say 'we make paper or boxes and what price will you pay?
For the first time in a long time, we will only produce if the price is right and that gives us a fantastic opportunity to become price makers, not just price takers.
As farmers we are price takers, not price makers,and that has to change.
In a large diversified investment fund, the trading costs tend to be much lower because you are buying and selling on institutional terms, and the institutions tend to be price makers, not takers.
The launch by this latest round of price makers brings banks, corporate and other financial participants around the world the ability to quickly and securely execute spot and forward FX and manage post trade processing through a single sign-on, utilising Reuters unrivalled global desktop footprint in the FX marketplace.