Views on US Equity Market Structure Issues: Short Sales, Alternative Trading Systems, "Naked" Sponsored Access

Jun 2010 Source: The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.

Our take on current and proposed US equity market structure

Recently, there has been substantial debate among regulators, legislators, and the media on certain equity market structure issues. We continue to work with our regulators and legislators as they assess new trading developments to evaluate their effect on market efficiency. In these discussions, we have presented our Market Structure Overview. Below, we provide our views on some important aspects of US equity market structure.

>Goldman Sachs Comments on SEC’s Market Structure Concept Release

>Alternative Trading Systems

>"Naked" Sponsored Access

>Goldman Sachs Participates in SEC Roundtable on Securities Lending and Short Sales