Generally, the bank is looking hard where to generate future profits and whether to curb trading
activities in its investment banking division.
DA Market cited seasonal factors that could curb trading
volumes and induce profit-taking: Lack of leads post-corporate earnings season, the beginning of summer in the West (end-May) and locally, the re-opening of schools (starting June).
The German Banking Industry Committee, which represents German banks, also criticised Liikanen's recommendation to curb trading
, which it said would hamper risk management.
A public holiday in many countries on Monday to mark Easter was also expected to curb trading
Proposals by the European Commission (EC) to curb trading
activity in broker crossing networks (BCNs) could put the future of such platforms in jeopardy.
The rules will also target online piracy, and exhibitors of illegally copied goods on Internet auction will be identified as a way to curb trading
of pirated items, the negotiation sources said.
Staff seem powerless to curb trading
in weapons, drugs and mobile phones.
He said the authorities concerned would be required to take stern action to curb trading
When news of President Obama's proposal to curb trading
activities broke yesterday, the Dow lost 214 points, or 2 percent.