If the stock exchange’s board will reach a consensus, Royal Bank of Scotland would be the first marketmaker in derivative segment at BSE, and the first for a currency pair. Broker Cluj and WBS are the only companies that serve as marketmakers for DESNP symbol and DEEBS respectively at Sibiu, both contracts due in March this year.

RBS Romania started its trading activity as participant in Bucharest Stock Exchange earlier this month. The institution has previously received the approval from Central Depositary for participant status in clearing-settlement and RoClear registry system.

Moreover, BSE council has assigned some 9,625 BSE preferred stocks, namely 0.1254% of the stock market’s share capital, to its 22 new stockholders.