Transparency

What is Transparency?

Transparency meaning Transparency in financial markets refers to the ability of a wide group of market participants and the public to access basic information describing market activity including the price at which a product, service, or asset is trading. Post-trade transparency refers to information about trades that have recently occurred, including execution price and transaction information. Pre-trade transparency refers to information about bids and offers, including bid-ask spreads and quantities available.

 

reference: U.S. COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMMISSION – CFTC Glossary