TMX Group Inc. announced that it will be introducing new on-book non-displayed order types on Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange. These "dark" orders will be fully integrated into the existing order book on each Exchange, meaning these new non-displayed orders will interact and trade with visible as well as other non-displayed orders.
The Technical Committee of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) has formed a Task Force on OTC Derivatives Regulation (Task Force) in order to coordinate securities and futures regulators’ efforts to work together in the development of supervisory and oversight structures related to over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives markets.
CBOE Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBOE) announced that C2 Options Exchange, Incorporated(SM) (C2(SM)), the company's new all-electronic exchange, will open for trading on Friday, October 29, 2010. Details on C2's initial class and series listings were also announced.
- Polish individual investors may subscribe for WSE shares between 18 and 27 October 2010
- Up to 26,786,530 Series B ordinary bearer shares will be allocated to individual and institutional investors
- The shares are expected to debut on 9 November 2010
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announced the iShares PHLX SOX Semiconductor Sector Index Fund (Nasdaq:SOXX), the first unlevered exchange-traded fund (ETF) based on the PHLX Semiconductor Sector Index(SM) (Nasdaq:SOX), will commence trading on the NASDAQ Stock Market(R) on October 15. This ETF is designed to track the performance of the PHLX Semiconductor Sector Index, the most widely recognized benchmark investors use to track the semiconductor industry. The index is a known institutional benchmark and is the underlying index for 27 structured products, 3 ETFs, an index option and an ETF option.
Taiwan Stock Exchange Corporation (“TWSE”) and FTSE Group (“FTSE”), announce that the leading domestic TSEC Taiwan Index Series will be renamed FTSE TWSE Taiwan Index Series. The new name will take effect from 3, January 2011.
The Bermuda Stock Exchange (“BSX”) announced that it will host the Americas’ Central Securities Depositories Association’s (“ACSDA”) General Assembly in March 2011.
In the future, the price data of the stock exchange of Macedonia (Macedonian Stock Exchange, MSE) will be disseminated in real time via the datafeed Alliance Data Highway (ADH) of the Vienna Stock Exchange, member of the CEE Stock Exchange Group (CEESEG AG). The agreement sealing the cooperation was signed by Ivan Steriev, CEO of MSE, and Michael Buhl and Heinrich Schaller, Management Board Members of Wiener Börse AG and CEESEG AG.
Cinnober and Borsa Italiana-part of the London Stock Exchange Group-announce the extension of the license and support agreement for the real-time market data system DDM Plus for one more year until the end of 2011.
NASDAQ OMX (NASDAQ:NDAQ) announces that it has launched a clearing service for the repo market together with market participants. As a result of an agreement between the Swedish Money Market Council and NASDAQ OMX, the entire Swedish Interbank repo market will ultimately be cleared through NASDAQ OMX Stockholm AB.