The process of providing a market for a security. Normally, this refers to bids and offers made for large blocks of securities, such as those traded by institutions. Listed options may be used to offset part of the risk assumed by the trader who is facilitation the large block order. See also: hedge ratio. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary

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facilitation UK US /fəˌsɪlɪˈteɪʃən/ noun [U]
the act of helping other people to deal with a process or reach an agreement or solution without getting directly involved in the process, discussion, etc. yourself: »

Instructors should have appropriate facilitation skills and be able to develop learner autonomy.


The project focuses on the facilitation of regional trade and investment.

Financial and business terms. 2012.