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Player

Used in the context of general equities. Customer or trader who is actively involved in a particular stock or the market in general.

Player

Informal; an investor, especially one who trades actively.
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"Even if we estimate peak volumes of market messages to reach 20 or 30 billion per day in the next decade, Ancoa provides market players and regulators the capability to handle consolidation of such volumes using just eight Intel Xeon powered multicore servers."
But some market players said those measures, coupled with comments from ECB chief Jean-Claude Trichet that there were high level of uncertainties, only made investors think that economic conditions in Europe may be deteriorating more quickly than they had anticipated.
What will be the key challenges that market players could face in the coming years?
In order to ensure greater protection of investors and other consumers of financial services, all market players are subject to harmonised binding requirements for immediate and transparent handling of complaints from consumers unsatisfied with the services provided.
Federal Reserve surprised market players and sent the dollar below 98 yen when it decided last Wednesday not to trim its massive asset-buying, saying it needs to see more progress in labor conditions.
The 187 members of the IFSB comprise 53 supervisory and regulatory authorities from the banking, capital markets and Islamic insurance (Takyuful) sectors in 43 jurisdictions, as well as eight international inter-governmental organisations, and 126 market players (financial institutions, professional firms and industry associations).
One market player tells SBB: "the prices in the neighboring countries are lower than Saudi domestic prices, and even they are at the same level with the costs of transportation there is not much profit.
"Market players are opting to unwind their dollar-long positions before the FOMC," a senior dealer at a major Japanese bank said, referring to the Fed's policy-setting Federal Open Market Committee which meets next Tuesday and Wednesday.
This year s report focuses on emerging market players firms in emerging markets which have just started expanding internationally, but quickly becoming serious competitors for Western companies.
Steel Business Briefing is informed by market players that, even though local prices have not changed yet, an increase is possible soon because of a shortage of imported coils.
Eventually, with the increasing expansion of leading market players, the airport retailing consumer electronics market is likely to remain highly concentrated in the upcoming years.
Shinichiro Kadota, a foreign exchange strategist at Barclays Bank, said market players are giving a positive evaluation of the government's outlook.