You are a taker when you place a buy/sell order (e.g. market or stop order) that is instantly matched with an existing sell/buy order in the order book.
You are a maker when you place a buy/sell order (e.g. market or stop order) that is not filled immediately and stays in the order book waiting to be filled.
Takers and makers pay different fees. Learn more in our EQUOS Fee Schedule.
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