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Facilitation

The process of providing a market for a security. Normally, this refers to bids and offers made for large blocks of securities, such as those traded by institutions. Listed options may be used to offset part of the risk assumed by the trader who is facilitating the large block order. See also: Hedge ratio.

Facilitation

The act of providing or preserving the liquidity of a market. For example, market makers facilitate markets when they trade on their own accounts to try to preserve an equilibrium of supply and demand.
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Regarding the most prominent economic activities that received credit facilitations from banks, the industrial sector ranked first, as it received about 35.5% of the total of these facilitations.
15 facilitations were authorized last year, the value of their machines hit SYP 5.5 billion and they provided 1,079 job opportunities distributed among the industrial sectors as follow: 5 facilitations in the engineering industries sector, 5 in the food industry, 4 in the chemical industry and one in the textile industry.
The sector's share is estimated to be nearly 17% of total facilitations.
The official said banks received an e-mail from the CBE on Sunday evening, stating it would pay a portion of the credit facilitations from banks in favour of importers.

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