Newedge reorganises business line structure

Newedge reorganises business line structure

Newedge, a provider of multi-asset brokerage and clearing services, is reorganising its global business line structure. »


Standard & Poor’s brings S&P 500 to India

Standard & Poor’s brings S&P 500 to India

Standard & Poor’s has licensed the National Stock Exchange of India to create and list Indian Rupee-denominated futures contracts on the S&P 500, subject to regulatory approvals. »


NYSE Euronext sells stake in US futures exchange to six firms

NYSE Euronext sells stake in US futures exchange to six firms

NYSE Euronext has sold a significant minority ownership stake in its US futures exchange, NYSE Liffe US, to six firms: Citadel Securities, DRW Ventures, Getco, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, and UBS. »


European derivatives trading volumes increase by 44 per cent

European derivatives trading volumes increase by 44 per cent

NYSE Euronext has reported strong year-over-year growth of derivatives trading volumes in February, with European derivatives volumes increasing 44.2 per cent and US options trading volumes increasing 56.4 per cent.  »


Deutsche Börse to expand product offering on Xetra International

Deutsche Börse to expand product offering on Xetra International

Deutsche Börse plans to expand the scope of tradable instruments on its pan-European Xetra International market from 86 securities at present to 1,000. »


MFA forms affiliation with Texas Hedge Fund Association

MFA forms affiliation with Texas Hedge Fund Association

The Managed Funds Association has formed an alliance with the Texas Hedge Fund Association, an education and advocacy organisation that represents the hedge fund and managed futures industry in Texas and the surrounding states. »


California firm fined USD20.3m in commodity options fraud action

California firm fined USD20.3m in commodity options fraud action

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has obtained more than USD20.3m in civil monetary penalties and equity relief in a federal judgment order against David Michael Kogan and his company First Capitol Futures Group, both of Sherman Oaks, California, in an anti-fraud action. »


Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index up 0.87 per cent in February

Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index up 0.87 per cent in February

Early estimates indicate the Credit Suisse/Tremont Hedge Fund Index will finish up 0.87 per cent in February, based on 76 per cent of assets reporting. »


Appleby appoints five partners

Appleby appoints five partners

Appleby, a provider of offshore legal, fiduciary and administration services, has appointed five partners. »


US dollar favourite currency of hedge fund managers in near term

US dollar favourite currency of hedge fund managers in near term

The US dollar is the currency on which hedge fund managers are most bullish in the near term, research by TrimTabs Investment Research and BarclayHedge shows.  »


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