KARACHI (APP) - Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) will introduce trading in the debt market securities at the exchange through bond automated trading system (BATS). According to KSE notice here Friday, this will offer debt market participants an efficient and transparent platform for trading in the debt market products. The Securities & Exchange Commission of Pakistan has already accorded their approval for regulations governing bond automated trading system of KSE. KSE will hold a presentation for the members followed by a mock trading session and a question-answer session at KSE on October 5, 2009 to explain the salient features and list of all applicable charges. In this regard, the KSE would soon provide live, system based, on screen, electronic trading platform called BATS, which will offer market participants a transparent and efficient trading system with all standard features and facilities, critical for the debt market securities trading. The debt market plays a very critical role for any economy which needs to employ a large amount of capital and resources for achieving the desired industrial and financial growth. The fixed income securities market, being considered as the engine of economic growth across the world, is easily the largest of all the financial markets in the world today. The debt market plays a very prominent role in the efficient working of the world financial system and in generating the economic growth of nations across the world. The KSE BATS would seek to make the way for the development of a healthy, efficient and active debt market and market structure in line with world class standards.