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OTC

  • Over-the-counter (OTC) refers to the process of how securities are traded for companies not listed on a formal exchange.
  • Securities that are traded over-the-counter are traded via a dealer network as opposed to on a centralized exchange.
  • OTC trading helps promote equity and financial instruments that would otherwise be unavailable to investors.
  • Companies with OTC shares may raise capital through the sale of stock.

Further Reading


Analysis of OTC Market Abroad and its Enlightenment [J]
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Analysis of the Factors Affecting OTC Derivatives Market in the United States and Its Enlightenment <span style=[J]' src='/thumbnails/?img=http%3A%2F%2Fen.cnki.com.cn%2FArticle_en%2FCJFDTotal-CQSY201206010.htm' />Analysis of the Factors Affecting OTC Derivatives Market in the United States and Its Enlightenment [J]
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… Economy: Banks and Banking; Commerce; Commercial Policy; Corporate Governance; Development - Economic Development; Economic Situation; Economics - Macroeconomics; Bilateral exports and imports; Finance; Government and Business; Industrial Management …

The Developing Pattern and Path of Shanghai OTC Market <span style=[J]' src='/thumbnails/?img=http%3A%2F%2Fen.cnki.com.cn%2FArticle_en%2FCJFDTotal-SHJR201001009.htm' />The Developing Pattern and Path of Shanghai OTC Market [J]
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On the Strategy of Building Property-right-board in the OTC Stock Market in Tianjin <span style=[J]' src='/thumbnails/?img=http%3A%2F%2Fen.cnki.com.cn%2FArticle_en%2FCJFDTotal-TJSS200805009.htm' />On the Strategy of Building Property-right-board in the OTC Stock Market in Tianjin [J]
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The impact of option listing on the price volatility and trading volume of underlying OTC stocksThe impact of option listing on the price volatility and trading volume of underlying OTC stocks
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Medium and Small-sized Business Financing and OTC MarketMedium and Small-sized Business Financing and OTC Market
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… of dealer credit terms related to securities financing and OTC derivatives: some initial results from the new Senior Credit Officer Opinion Survey on Dealer Financing …… of dealer credit terms related to securities financing and OTC derivatives: some initial results from the new Senior Credit Officer Opinion Survey on Dealer Financing …
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To Develop OTC Markey, To Solve the Difficulty in SMEs Financing——An Example of Chongqing OTC MarketTo Develop OTC Markey, To Solve the Difficulty in SMEs Financing——An Example of Chongqing OTC Market
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Q&A About OTC


Who owns the company?

CCH (company).

What is an example of a product traded on the over-the-counter market?

Forex (foreign exchange).

What does OTC stand for?

Over-the-counter.

When was the real-time Electronic Quotation Service introduced?

In September 1999.

How many securities are traded on the platform?

A wide spectrum of securities.

Where do transactions occur in forex?

Transactions occur over the phone or electronically between dealers in different countries.

How many products trade on the over-the-counter market?

Many products trade on this market including stocks, bonds, options and futures contracts.