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Dan Hubscher, Object Trading

Object Trading conforms to BM&F Bovespa for direct connection to deep liquidity

Mon, 31/10/2016 - 10:57

Object Trading, a provider of multi-asset trading infrastructure, has been fully approved by BM&F Bovespa in Sao Paulo as a conformed ISV to handle market data, order entry and pre-trade risk constraints via its Direct Market Access (DMA) platform for its clients and partners. »

Małgorzata Zaleska, Warsaw Stock Exchange

GPW reduces transaction and information service fees for exchange members

Fri, 28/10/2016 - 10:16

The Warsaw Stock Exchange will reduce exchange members fees on transactions on the GPW Main Market and the NewConnect ATS as of 1 November 2016. »

Samantha Roady, Gain Capital

City Index tightens major FX spreads

Thu, 27/10/2016 - 09:55

City Index has reduced its spreads across a wide range of FX pairs, with AUD/USD, EUR/USD and USD/JPY now to be priced from 0.5 pts and GBP/USD from 0.8 pts. »

John Fildes, Chi-X Australia

Chi-X sets 7 February launch for TraCRs

Fri, 21/10/2016 - 11:15

Chi-X Australia is on target to commence exclusive trading of Transferable Custody Receipts (TraCRs) on its investment products marketplace in early February 2017. »

Mehtap Dinc, Eurex

Eurex launches total return futures on Euro Stoxx 50 Index

Thu, 20/10/2016 - 09:40

Eurex, Europe's largest derivatives exchange, is offer total return futures on the Euro Stoxx 50 Index from 2 December. »

Ray Ross, Clearpool Group

Clearpool Group joins IPC financial markets network

Wed, 19/10/2016 - 09:51

Clearpool Group, a service provider of electronic trading software solutions and independent agency broker dealer execution services, has joined the IPC Financial Markets Network. »

John Lewis, Nasdaq

Applying momentum factor to commodity rotation strategies

Tue, 18/10/2016 - 12:21

Dorsey, Wright & Associates’ John Lewis explains the virtues of using a relative strength methodology for a commodity rotation strategy and how it can give investors dynamic exposure to the commodities complex to generate excess returns.   »

Finbarr Hutcheson, ICE Benchmark Administration

Intercontinental Exchange launches central clearing for LBMA Gold Price

Mon, 17/10/2016 - 10:40

Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) has introduced central clearing for the IBA Gold Auction which underlies the LBMA Gold Price that is planned to go live in March 2017, and the launch of a new London gold daily futures contract in February 2017, subject to regulatory review. »

Tina Hasenpusch, CME Clearing Europe

Electronic collateral and secured deposit marketplace Elixium goes live

Tue, 11/10/2016 - 09:46

Elixium, a regulated multilateral trading facility (MTF) for collateral and secured deposits, has executed its first collateral financing transaction between buy-side collateral and liquidity providers.  »

Robert Jeanbart, SIX Financial Information

SIX Financial Information partners with Infront

Thu, 06/10/2016 - 09:07

SIX Financial Information, a provider of reference data, market data and added value services, has partnered with Infront, a trading and information solution provider in the Nordics. »

Lynn Martin, ICE Data Services

ICE Data Services launches best execution for fixed income in EMEA

Thu, 06/10/2016 - 09:01

Intercontinental Exchange’s (ICE) ICE Data Services has expanded coverage for its best execution service to include sovereign and corporate bonds in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). »

Tony Mackay, Chi-X Japan

Chi-X Japan launches Reference Price trading venue

Tue, 04/10/2016 - 09:20

Chi-X Japan will launch a new venue, Kai-X, on 17 October, having gained final regulatory approvals and registration with Japan’s Financial Services Agency. »

Chuck Mack, Nasdaq

Nasdaq - Best North American Trading Venue

Mon, 03/10/2016 - 15:12

Nasdaq is recognised as one of the world's leading technology companies, from the financial technology and corporate and data services it provide to hundreds of capital market operators and regulators around the world, to being the listings home of the world's greatest technology companies and young startups blossoming from Silicon Valley and Alley.  »

Nick Benson, Marex Spectron

Marex Spectron launches trading, risk and data platform

Fri, 30/09/2016 - 09:18

Global commodities broker Marex Spectron has launched NEON Platform, a trading, risk and data platform. »

Sebastien Chaker, Calastone

Calastone strengthens China-Hong Kong market link

Thu, 29/09/2016 - 13:51

Calastone has strengthened the China-Hong Kong market link by establishing direct connectivity with Shenzhen Securities Communications Co (SSCC), a fully-owned subsidiary of the Shenzhen Stock Exchange. »

Dmitri Galinov, FastMatch

FastMatch joins IPC FX Hub

Thu, 29/09/2016 - 09:00

FastMatch, a Fintech company focused on foreign exchange trading, has joined the IPC FX Hub. »

Tim Cartledge, EBS BrokerTec

EBS BrokerTec launches EBS Live Ultra

Wed, 28/09/2016 - 16:03

EBS BrokerTec, ICAP's electronic foreign exchange (FX) and fixed income business, has gone live with EBS Live Ultra, its fastest FX data product to date. »

Yieldbroker receives approval to access US market

Yieldbroker receives approval to access US market

Thu, 22/09/2016 - 09:27

Yieldbroker, Australia’s over-the-counter (OTC) interest rate exchange, has become the first foreign-regulated, multilateral swap trading facility to receive long-term approval to access US-based customers. »

Ancoa accredited as Trayport Certified Software Provider

Ancoa accredited as Trayport Certified Software Provider

Thu, 22/09/2016 - 09:20

Ancoa, a provider of market surveillance and analytics to exchanges, regulators, buy and sell-side firms, has been accredited by Trayport, a provider of energy trading solutions to traders, brokers and exchanges, as a Trayport Certified Software Provider (CSP). »

TOCOM goes live on Nasdaq trading technology

TOCOM goes live on Nasdaq trading technology

Thu, 22/09/2016 - 09:12

The Tokyo Commodity Exchange’s (TOCOM) new trading system, which is powered by Nasdaq's Genium INET technology, as well as Nasdaq Pre-Trade Risk and SMARTS Market Surveillance solutions, is now up and running. »

POSIT Alert delivers enhanced block liquidity with PowerMatch

POSIT Alert delivers enhanced block liquidity with PowerMatch

Wed, 21/09/2016 - 14:36

Independent broker and financial technology provider ITG’s PowerMatch functionality, which provides POSIT Alert’s highest-performing users with notification of larger trading opportunities, is delivering average block sizes of 66,000 shares in the US and 85,000 shares in Canada. »

Infront integrates institutional research via RSRCHXchange

Infront integrates institutional research via RSRCHXchange

Wed, 21/09/2016 - 10:54

Infront, a trading and information solution provider for professional investors, has partnered with RSRCHXchange to provide its institutional clients with access to the RSRCHX platform, an online marketplace for institutional research. »

Object Trading to provide immediate DMA to CurveGlobal

Object Trading to provide immediate DMA to CurveGlobal

Wed, 21/09/2016 - 10:51

Clients and partners of multi-asset trading infrastructure provider Object Trading will have immediate Direct Market Access (DMA) to CurveGlobal, when live trading begins at the new interest rate derivatives venue from 26 September. »

Weeden Prime Services Iaunches outsourced trading services

Weeden Prime Services Iaunches outsourced trading services

Wed, 21/09/2016 - 10:23

Weeden Prime Services, a prime brokerage service provider for hedge funds and family offices, has expanded its operations to include an outsourced trading services desk. »

Vela’s market data platform live at TMX

Vela’s market data platform live at TMX

Tue, 20/09/2016 - 15:02

Vela Trading Technologies’ fully managed low-latency market data platform is now live at TMX, Canada’s largest integrated multi-asset class exchange group. »

EEX Exchange Council approves plans for Floor Future launch

EEX Exchange Council approves plans for Floor Future launch

Tue, 20/09/2016 - 15:00

The Exchange Council of the European Energy Exchange (EEX) has approved an adjustment of the cap of the EEX Cap Future contract, as well as the launch of the Floor Future. »

PEGAS and GRTgaz extend coupling interventions to weekends

PEGAS and GRTgaz extend coupling interventions to weekends

Tue, 20/09/2016 - 14:21

The pan-European gas trading platform PEGAS and the French natural gas transmission system operator GRTgaz are extending the operating hours of the coupling mechanism between France’s PEG Nord and TRS delivery zones. »

itarle algorithms available through Celer

itarle algorithms available through Celer

Tue, 20/09/2016 - 10:02

itarle, an independent provider of multi-asset algorithmic trading, Smart Order Routing (SOR) and Transaction Cost Analysis (TCA) services, has made its optimised execution algorithmic strategies available through the multi asset OMS and EMS platform from Celer Technologies. »

ICE Clear Europe receives EMIR authorisation

ICE Clear Europe receives EMIR authorisation

Tue, 20/09/2016 - 08:39

The Bank of England has authorised ICE Clear Europe as a central counterparty (CCP) in accordance with the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR). »

PEGAS to enable trading of spot spread contracts from 22 September

PEGAS to enable trading of spot spread contracts from 22 September

Mon, 19/09/2016 - 15:32

PEGAS, the pan-European gas trading platform operated by Powernext, is to enable 24/7 trading for its spot spread contracts as of 22 September 2016. »

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