Our Designated Market Making (DMM) service is one of the world’s largest, delivering unmatched performance and service. The enterprises we partner with benefit from our platform of industry leading technology, our pool of liquidity and a dedicated team of experienced market making professionals.
DMMs on the NYSE are responsible for maintaining a fair and orderly market for listed securities. The DMM opens the stock each day and supplies continuous liquidity to all market participants throughout trading.
Our DMM service works to create an open, effective, shareholder-friendly market by following GETCO’s core principles: efficiency, transparency, reliability and competition.
The proprietary technology powering our DMM services allows us to enhance shareholder value and ensure our clients benefit from best-in-class market intelligence. GETCO DMM services lead the NYSE in DMM performance, consistently showing the largest price improvement among all DMM offerings.
NYSE Data for month ending August 2012
In the last two years, we’ve made investments in our DMM business that have greatly outpaced the field. We want to build better, more transparent markets. The more liquidity that exists in the market, the better the information for investors. That’s why we’ve committed to our DMM business and built our team with the most experienced professionals in the industry.
GETCO understands the vital role a DMM plays for the companies we partner with. Lower transaction costs and a more liquid environment lead to a better investing experience, driving the enthusiasm our partners have worked hard to create.
We deliver real-time market intelligence and reliable business analysis by drawing on advanced technology and relationships within the Wall Street community.
Our reports are curated by a team of experienced securities professionals and feature:
Information about the performance of one stock means little without placing it in the context of your peers or other entities within the market. We offer our partners robust sector reporting to follow market segments that impact your business with:
Rob Krolik, CFO, Yelp“Yelp’s IPO experience with GETCO and the NYSE was fantastic. Even more impressive has been the level of communication and quality of market intelligence that we have received from the DMM and GETCO’s upstairs team. They are extremely proactive and have demonstrated a commitment to servicing our needs, which enables us to focus on managing and growing our business.”
General Motors offered 478 million shares at $33, raising $15.8 billion. By leveraging technology to create efficiencies and promote responsibility, we lowered the cost of capital for investors by committing capital, providing liquidity and reducing volatility.
Providing a steady stream of stabilizing liquidity at the best available prices in the market offered investors the highest-quality execution with reduced market impact.