NO 242 – APRIL 2013

WFE Focus April 2013

Cayman Islands Stock Exchange migrates to Xetra trading system

The Cayman Islands Stock Exchange migrated its electronic securities trading to Deutsche Börse’s Xetra trading system. Xetra trading participants can now use Deutsche Börse’s infrastructure to easily access the Cayman Islands Stock Exchange. In return, it also gives six new market participants from the Cayman Islands access to an extensive pan-European network of traders.

Luxembourg Stock Exchange selects SWIFT for its new fund market infrastructure

The Luxembourg Stock Exchange will use SWIFT in the development and rollout of its new fund market infrastructure for European investment funds. Expected to be launched in the third quarter of 2013, this infrastructure will provide the backbone of services for the cross-border distribution of funds in Europe and globally. Initially, these will include services for order management, such as order routing, as well as value-added information and reporting services.