Practice Note 3.4.9 — Fictitious Transactions Without Change in Ownership
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|Added on 22 September 2006.||Rule 3.4.9||
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1.1 This Practice Note sets out the recommended practice to avoid acting as buyer and seller in the same transaction.
2. Recommended Practice
2.1 To avoid acting as buyer and seller in the same transaction, a Member or Approved Trader is encouraged:
(a) to check all its outstanding orders in the Trading System;
(b) before entering an order, to withdraw any outstanding order entered by itself or its sponsoring Clearing Member on its behalf, which corresponds and is likely to match against the order which is to be entered; and
(c) to make use of tools designed to prevent self-trading.