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A tale of two time zones: The impact of substitutes on cross-listed stock liquidity

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  • Moulton, Pamela C.
  • Wei, Li
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    This article examines how the market quality of European cross-listed stocks is affected by the partial-day availability of close substitutes, i.e., shares of the same companies that are traded in their home markets but are not fully fungible with the cross-listed shares. Our findings suggest that narrower spreads and more competitive liquidity provision during overlapping trading hours reflect a significant impact from the availability of more substitutes in addition to the enhanced information environment and liquidity externalities when home markets are open. Our results also provide a richer picture of specialists' intraday activities and offer new evidence of market integration.

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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Financial Markets.

    Volume (Year): 12 (2009)
    Issue (Month): 4 (November)
    Pages: 570-591

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:finmar:v:12:y:2009:i:4:p:570-591

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    Keywords: Substitutes Cross-listing Specialist Liquidity externalities;

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    1. Korczak, Piotr & Phylaktis, Kate, 2010. "Related securities and price discovery: Evidence from NYSE-listed Non-U.S. stocks," Journal of Empirical Finance, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 17(4), pages 566-584, September.

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