CME reported that first-quarter total revenues increased 7 percent to $693 million and operating income increased 7 percent to $415 million from the year-ago period.
OSE extends the trading hours of stock index futures and options in evening session until 23:30 starting from July 20, 2010.
NZX and ANZ are launching the ANZ Local Authority Bond (LAB) Index.
MoU envisaging the two parties to cooperate with each other to facilitate the development of channels of communication and to foster a continuing relationship between the two parties for the benefit of both securities markets.
Wiener Börse announced that it converted its trading system for the derivatives market from the USbased NASDAQ-OMX’s OM-Click to the Eurex system. The Eurex trading and clearing platform is an extremely stable and reliable infrastructure used around the world, currently by more than 410 Eurex customers in 25 countries on four continents. In converting to the Eurex system, Wiener Börse expects to see increased liquidity on its derivatives market.
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx) announced that effective 26 April 2010, Hong Kong Securities Clearing Company Limited (HKSCC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of HKEx, will broaden the asset classes in its eligible securities by admitting over-the-counter (OTC) structured products (including but not limited to equity linked investments (ELIs) and equity linked notes (ELNs)) that have been authorised by the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) into CCASS, the Central Clearing and Settlement System, for HKEx’s securities market.
The Board of Directors (“Board”) of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (“HKEx”) resolved to re-appoint Mr Ronald Joseph Arculli (“Mr Arculli”) as the Chairman of the Board (“Chairman”) for a further period of about 2 years until the conclusion of the annual general meeting (“AGM”) to be held in 2012.
Istanbul Stock Exchange (ISE) in collaboration with Boğaziçi University will award best paper prizes to three outstanding research papers as ISE celebrates 25th anniversary of its establishment.
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) has expanded its suite of services with NASDAQ OMX Interactive Media Solutions, competitively priced live video webcasting and professionally produced video offerings for the investor relations, corporate communications, human resources, event planning, and public relations communities.
NYSE Arca Europe announced that it will be giving customers access to the 100 most liquid U.S. equities, featuring 86 NYSE listed companies and 14 other listings, creating the first truly transatlantic trading platform.