ASX has entered into a commitment to build a new data centre to meet its expanded co-location (primary) services and upgraded business continuity (backup) requirements for the medium to long-term, as foreshadowed in February 2010.
The SZSE has announced in recent days that the ChiNext board index will be officially released on June 1, 2010 for the purpose of meeting the needs of ChiNext market development.
Clearstream Banking is joining BME’s trade repository project providing reporting services for a wide range of over the counter (OTC) financial instruments. The initiative is in line with the European Commission’s forthcoming regulations, which aim to achieve greater operational control and transparency in OTC derivatives. The new trade repository will serve all financial institutions as well as non-financial institutions and will deliver flexible participation levels that adapt to the diverse profiles and needs of all stakeholders and actors in the OTC derivatives market.
Chi-X® Global Inc. announced an alliance with BM&FBOVESPA S.A., Bolsa de Valores, Mercadorias e Futuros (“BVMF”) to create a new service for the Brazilian market that leverages Chi-X Global’s Chi-FX™ product.
The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announced a proposal to protect investors and listed companies while increasing transparency in the U.S. equity markets during times of volatile market conditions.
The International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) has welcomed the securities markets regulators from Iceland, the Republic of the Maldives, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Syria as its newest members.
MSE and Clearstream intend to offer settlement for Maltese domestic securities by working closely together with the aim to improve cross-border settlement
ASX launches new hosting solution, offering US-based clients direct access to its futures market via Equinix - secure access to key networks and partners enables optimized performance
CME Group And Dow Jones Indexes announce launch of FX Dollar Index and Futures - provides more precise, convenient trading of U.S. dollar vs. basket of major currencies
The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced that on Friday, June 4, 2010, it will begin trading new Weekly options on four exchange traded funds (ETFs) - Standard and Poor's Depositary Receipts (SPY), Nasdaq-100 Index Tracking Stock (QQQQ), DIAMONDS Trust, Series 1 (DIA), and iShares Russell 2000 Index Fund (IWM).