On 4 February 2014 Moscow Exchange approved changes to the methodology used to calculate the Broad Market, Second-Tier, Blue-Chip, MICEX Innovation and Sectoral Indices.
NASDAQ OMX (Nasdaq:NDAQ) will open a new office in Austin, Texas on February 28 to expand its footprint in the Central region to meet increasing customer demand, particularly for Corporate Solutions products and services which are used by over 1,300 customers in the region. The office will be overseen by Cris Farrell, Vice President and Head of Sales, U.S. West, Corporate Solutions, NASDAQ OMX.
Euronext, a wholly owned subsidiary of IntercontinentalExchange Group (NYSE: ICE), welcomes the publication in France of the decree authorising active open-end funds to be admitted to trading on regulated markets or multilateral trading facilities.
ASX has received regulatory clearance to launch its new managed funds settlement solution - mFund Settlement Service. It will be launched in the first half of this calendar year following the completion of customer connectivity.
On the occasion of the signing of the cooperation agreement between the HELEX Group and the SIBEX Exchange of Romania, an event was held today, February 5th, 2014 at the Hellenic Exchanges Group Headquarters. During this event, the Chairman of the Board of SIBEX, Mr. Ovidiu Galatanu, declared the start of the trading session by ringing the traditional opening bell.
The Lahore Stock Exchange (LSE) has launched the LSE Virtual Investment Competition - an online trading competition which simulates a real trading environment and allows participants to trade by using virtual amount of money. The virtual Investment Competition is open to the registered students only. This competition will be for thirty (30) days starting from February 1, 2014 till March 2, 2014.
Following its launch in January 2013, Japan Exchange Group, Inc. has worked to realize the synergistic benefits of the business combination between Tokyo Stock Exchange and Osaka Securities Exchange by promoting the steady and stable integration of its systems. The cash equity markets were integrated onto TSE's arrowhead trading system in July 2013, and the derivatives markets are scheduled for integration onto OSE's J-GATE in March 2014.
NASDAQ OMX (Nasdaq:NDAQ), the world's leading provider of market technology, was recently selected for 'Trading Technology Product of the Year' by Risk Magazine's 2014 Risk Awards. NASDAQ OMX received the award for its Genium INET trading platform, which now runs trading for 17 exchanges globally.
The Vienna Stock Exchange has signed an agreement with the first Asian partner – Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE) for cooperation in market data vending.
IntercontinentalExchange Group (NYSE: ICE), the leading global network of exchanges and clearing houses, today announced the successful completion of its previously announced acquisition of Singapore Mercantile Exchange (SMX), following regulatory approval by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS).