- First Middle Eastern central counterparty (CCP) to link to the Global Liquidity Hub of Clearstream
- Cooperation to go live in Q1 2014
- Clearstream continues to develop open architecture for global liquidity management to avoid new systemic risk
Deutsche Börse Market Data + Services and BSE announced a partnership under which Deutsche Börse will act as the exclusive licensor of BSE market data and information products to all international clients. The new cooperation will benefit existing and potential customers by giving them access to both exchanges’ market data products under a single license agreement. A signing ceremony was held in Frankfurt on 2 October 2013.
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) has launched a new WorkSpace application for iPad, now available and accessible for download in the Apple iTunes store. The app is a state-of-the-art, mobile-optimized user experience designed to create a secure, streamlined business and document management process, while improving productivity for users.
IntercontinentalExchange (NYSE: ICE) has launched ICE Swap Trade, ICE's CFTC-registered Swap Execution Facility (SEF), with trading activity in many different products in the energy and credit default swap (CDS) markets.
IntercontinentalExchange (NYSE: ICE) provided the following update in regard to its acquisition of NYSE Euronext.
Malaysia’s first precious metal futures contract will begin trading on Bursa Malaysia from 7 October 2013.
This new cash-settled gold futures contract (Contract Code: FGLD), will be available to all market participants, particularly domestic retail investors, to trade gold on the derivatives exchange of Bursa Malaysia.
Moscow Exchange is to change the calculation procedure for the surcharge for ineffective transactions and impose a new charge for erroneous transactions across its SPECTRA trading & clearing platform on 21 October. The aim is to optimize HFT activity and increase the productive load on the trading system.
Singapore Exchange (SGX) is pleased to announce the launch of two thermal coal futures contracts on Monday, 21 October 2013. The two contracts are:
- SGX API 8 CFR China Coal Index Futures
- SGX IHS McCloskey Indonesian Sub-bit FOB Index Futures Contracts
Deutsche Börse announced the introduction of a new cloud-based service for the delivery of historical market data. The new service, “Data on Demand,” grants clients direct access via internet to a high performance database of historical trade data from trading venues Xetra and Eurex, as well as Deutsche Börse index data.
IntercontinentalExchange (NYSE: ICE) announced that the Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has granted temporary registration status to ICE Swap Trade, ICE's swap execution facility (SEF), which is expected to launch on September 30, 2013.