Results for the first quarter of 2010, EPS Of $1.36, Up 39%
The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) is close to launching on-exchange anonymous trading functionality. Called Block X, it will allow for complete anonymity in the execution of large trades through hidden order functionality in the central order book.
The Istanbul Stock Exchange (ISE) introduces a new market segment under the Bonds and Bills Market, called “Offerings Market for Qualified Investors”, aimed at offering new financing opportunities for the ISE-traded companies.
The Istanbul Stock Exchange (ISE) introduces a new index jointly with the Industrial Development Bank of Turkey (TSKB), the first private investment and development bank in Turkey. With “TSKB Energy Index”, TSKB aims to offer an alternative investment instrument in Turkey, reflecting its professional know-how on the energy sector in the capital markets. The Index is the first of its kind in Turkey and is launched on May 3, 2010.
State-Of-The-Art Centre ensures lowest latency Co-Lo services and market connectivity
The International Securities Exchange (ISE) announced that it will expand its market data product offering with the introduction of the ISE Order Feed. The ISE Order Feed notifies subscribers when a new order is placed on ISE's order book, and it shows the size of the individual orders that comprise the Best Bid and Offer (BBO) on the exchange.
China Securities Index Co., Ltd. (CSI) on 30 April 2010 officially launched the SSE Commodity Equity Index, the SSE Emerging Industries Index and the CSI Emerging Industries Index.
NYSE Euronext (NYX) reported net income of $130 million, or $0.50 per diluted share for the first quarter of 2010, compared to net income of $104 million, or $0.40 per diluted share for the first quarter of 2009. Results for the first quarter of 2010 and 2009 include $13 million and $23 million, respectively, of pre-tax merger expenses and exit costs. Excluding the impact of these items, net income in the first quarter of 2010 was $140 million, or $0.54 per diluted share, compared to $112 million, or $0.43 per diluted share in the first quarter of 2009.
New online educational web-clips for investors are now easily available on SGX website in both English and Mandarin, which builds on the well-received Investor’s Guides for “Reading Annual Reports” and “Preparing for Annual General Meetings”.
XBRL International has recently confirmed in due form on its official website the accreditation of "Approved" for the XBRL taxonomies of listed companies and funds of SSE.