Position limits

Position limits

Applies to derivative products. Maximum position available in any one future or option contract for a given institution. For "bona fide" futures hedgers, there are no position limits.

Position Limit

In futures on foreign exchange, the largest position (either long or short) that an investor is permitted by his/her employer to take.
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Other engagements include implementation of the BOJ's Foreign Exchange Intervention and Trading Tool (B-FXITT); implementation of foreign exchange net open position limits for authorised dealers and position limits for cambios to ensure market soundness and mitigate risk-taking; improving market intelligence; and establishing a foreign exchange market development committee to facilitate cross-fertilisation of stakeholders' ideas.
(Elephas), a Hong Kong based hedge fund, for violating wheat futures speculative position limits. The Order requires Elephas to pay a $160,000 civil monetary penalty.
SECP agreed to consider several initiatives proposed during the meeting, including a review of current restrictions on Negotiated Deals Market between clients of the same broker, increasing the number of scrips eligible as well as position limits for futures market, reviewing buy back regulations to make it easier for companies and introducing more flexibility for Employee Contributory Funds to invest in the stock market.
'Exposures under the CRPP facility shall not be subject to NDF position limits. Moreover, reduced market risk capital charges shall be applied for net open positions for NDFs under this facility,' the BSP said.
For example, exposures under the CRPP facility will not have NDF position limits.
Position limits at both exchanges are limited to 5,000 contracts in total or 1,000 in spot/expiring contracts.
This policy debate focused on more restrictive speculation position limits in commodity futures markets.
after it became clear that the regulations on position limits would
The Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) fined the bank USDD325,000 for violating its position limits rules on multiple dates from May 26 until August 1, 2014.
Favourable industry structure will limit losses for leading brewers as their strong market position limits their incentive to cut prices.
He played a key role in many Commission initiatives and in policy formation including Dodd Frank rulemakings related to trading, data reporting, position limits, and the requirements for designated contract markets, swap execution facilities, swap data repositories, and foreign boards of trade.
The argument says that playing him in such a position limits his ability to influence the game at the top end of the pitch and though a willing worker, Cleverley is wasted as a box-to-box midfielder.

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