The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced plans to begin trading options on the S&P 500® Annual Dividend Index (ticker symbol - DIVD) on Tuesday, May 25, 2010. Initially, two annual expirations - December 2010 and December 2011 - will be listed.
NYSE Euronext announced that, subject to regulatory approval, it will commence clearing its European securities and derivatives business through two new, purpose-built, clearing houses based in London and Paris in late 2012. LCH.Clearnet Ltd in London and LCH.Clearnet SA in Paris have been informed that NYSE Euronext’s current contractual arrangements for clearing with them will terminate accordingly at that time. No termination fees or penalties will be payable.
The first foreign issuer for primary listing, Integrated Memory Logic Limited (IML) is going to be listed on the TWSE on May 18, 2010.
Net profit of $74.6 million for the third quarter of its financial year 2010, up 35% from 3Q FY2009
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.