Interdealer-Brokers Unite?

Trotta, Elizabeth
April 2007
Investment Dealers' Digest;4/16/2007, Vol. 73 Issue 15, p8
Trade Publication
The article discusses on the report by Goldman Sachs on GFI Group, a brokerage service in credit, equities, and commodities, on a trend of consolidation among interdealer brokers. Goldman analyst Joshua Carter and Quan Mai, said that more that 40 small regional interdealer brokers are scattered throughout the U.S. and Europe, such as IDBs, who specialize in the OTC derivative market. Moreover, the OTC derivatives market has an annual increased of 20%.


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