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Questions tagged [market-creator-fee]

Questions about the fee required to be paid upon creation of a new Augur market, by its creator.

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What is the cost associated with a market that has no transactions?

I know that there's plenty of questions on fees, but they're mostly from 2017 and I'd like to get some current answers as of late 2018 If I start a market, where I'm also the designated reporter, ...
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What is an appropriate settlement fee? [closed]

I have started experimenting with starting my own markets on Augur. I'd like to hear some of the thinking behind how you choose your settlement fee. It seems like the rationale can vary on this one - ...
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How do I know if I will pay settlement fees when I close my position?

From my understanding, settlement fees are due when a market is resolved or a so-called complete set is sold. This means when shares are traded in a binary market for the first time, an equal amount ...
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What are the costs associated with creating a market?

What are the costs associated with creating a market, including fees, bonds, etc? Which of these costs are paid in ETH and which are paid in REP?
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Isn't possibility to copy markets considered a problem?

If anyone can create any market, this scenario comes to mind: Someone creates a market Someone else creates the exact same market with lower fees. This repeats until the fee is too low for anyone to ...
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How does the fee structure work in Augur?

How are the fees currently set in Augur for both reporters and market creators? When are they charged? Does the market creator still get half of the fees and the reporters get half of the fees? Are ...
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What are average fees on Augur?

I'm writing a full analysis of Augur and REP tokens, and value comes down to two things-- market volume and market fees. Volume can be estimated in various ways, but I'm curious about calculating ...
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Ability to create dynamic market creation fees

If spam market creation becomes a problem, would it be possible for Augur to implement a dynamic market creation limit and fee mechanism modeled after the Monero Dynamic Blocksize limit? The goal ...
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Market creator settlement fees and Race to the bottom

With market creators in charge of setting the "market creator settlement fees" what incentives if any prevent a race to the bottom with market creators undercutting each other until margins approach ...