NZX has announced the acquisition of the business assets of Australian Crop Forecasters Pty Limited.
Melbourne-based Australian Crop Forecasters (ACF), which was established in 1979, publishes monthly subscription reports on Australian grain supply and demand. Australian Crop Forecasters has a long standing in the Australian grain market as the lead provider of high quality and independent crop forecasting services.
TSX Venture Exchange is celebrating its 10th anniversary of providing emerging companies with the equity fuel they need to drive their future growth. "TSX Venture Exchange is the number one source of venture capital funding for aspiring Canadian and international companies," said Tom Kloet, CEO, TMX Group. "Its equity financing and investing platform is both unique and unrivalled in the world, and I am very proud of its success and of the service it provides to emerging businesses."
NYSE Euronext (NYX) announced the completion of its acquisition, through NYSE Technologies, of NYFIX, Inc. (Nasdaq: NYFX), a leading provider of innovative solutions that optimize trading efficiency, in an all-cash deal for approximately $144 million, or $1.675 per common share without interest plus preferred stock consideration. This acquisition expands NYSE Euronext’s pre-trade product offering and global buy-side and sell-side communities.
Bursa Malaysia announced the inaugural foreign listing of USD500 million sukuk issued by GE Capital. The five-year Islamic bond is structured based on the globally accepted Shari'ah principle of Sukuk Al Ijara.
Deutsche Börse is to acquire a 75-percent holding plus one share in Tradegate Exchange GmbH, Berlin, with effect from 8 January 2010. Tradegate Exchange GmbH operates the off-exchange trading platform (MTF) TRADEGATE, which has been running successfully since 2001. At the beginning of 2010 it will commence operation as a stock exchange; the former MTF TRADEGATE will receive the status of “Regulated market within the meaning of MiFID”, becoming Tradegate Exchange.
NYSE Euronext (NYX) today announced the launch of the NYSE Euronext® Iberian Index.
Singapore Exchange Limited (SGX) and Taiwan’s GreTai Securities Market (GTSM) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)
London Stock Exchange Group plc ("the Group") today reports results for the six months ended 30 September 2009.
The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) Board of Directors adopted resolutions on 5 November 2009 to amend criteria for dually listing shares traded on the NASDAQ Capital Market list and for transference of thinly-traded companies to the ‘maintenance list’. These new criteria will be valid for six months (until 30/4/2010).
N2EX, the UK power market set up by NASDAQ OMX Commodities and Nord Pool Spot, has decided on a launch date of January 11, 2010 for its market in cooperation with The Transitional Market Council (TMC). The N2EX market design has been tailored to the requirements of the UK power market with the goal of creating UK's premier energy exchange.