The International Securities Exchange (ISE) announced it is now publishing dividend trade data on its website. Dividend trade strategies are transacted by certain market makers who try to capture corporate dividend payments when individual customers leave deep-in-themoney call options unexercised on the day prior to a stock’s ex-dividend date.
- The Vienna Stock Exchange has acquired a 20% stake in the CEGH
- The cooperation will strengthen Austria’s role as a gas market place and will support CEGH’s development into the most important gas hub in Continental Europe
The Tokyo Stock Exchange will begin calculating and publishing the "Tokyo Stock Exchange REIT Property Sector Index Series", from June 21, 2010, to satisfy the diverse needs for indices in the market. This new series of REIT indices is focused on property sector invested in by REITs.
ASX Net, a fully managed, low latency, high capacity network solution for connectively to the Australian financial market, in September 2010.
KRX plans to make available the GICS industry code of listed company along with the existing KSIC industry code
Segment to include futures and options on EURO STOXX and STOXX Europe 600 Indices as from 28 July
HKEx welcomes Hang Seng Indexes Company Limited’s introduction of the Dividend Point Index Series
SET has increased investment alternatives for provident fund and Government Pension Fund (GPF) members through the program “Employee’s Choice.”
NYSE Arca options, one of NYSE Euronext’s two distinct U.S. options exchanges, announced that it will list and begin trading a weekly Short Term Option Series on Friday, June 25, 2010. Expiring the following Friday, July 2, 2010, these products will be available for AAPL, BAC, BP, C and XLF.
The General Assembly of FESE, held in Brussels, has approved the Istanbul Stock Exchange’s (ISE) application for full membership. With the admission of the Istanbul Stock Exchange, FESE represents 30 countries comprising of 46 Securities Exchanges (in equities, bonds, and derivatives), of which 21 are full members.