LCH.Clearnet Ltd (LCH.Clearnet) has received approval from the U.K Financial Services Authority (FSA) to extend its market leading interest rate swap (IRS) clearing service, SwapClear. Buy-side firms can now access the service through clearing members based in Ireland and Switzerland. The extension means that institutional investors are able to clear through members based in six countries; the U.S, the U.K, France, Germany, Ireland and Switzerland.
Three indices, including the SSE Commodity Equity Index, SSE Emerging Industries Index and CSI Emerging Industries Index, will be published in due form on April 30, 2010, according to a recent announcement of the Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) and China Securities Index Co., Ltd. (CSI).
The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced that it will begin trading quarterly options on the SPDR Gold Trust (GLD) on Friday, April 9. Initial expirations will be in June, September, December and March 2011.
Nasdaq announced the launch of options trading on the NASDAQ Internet IndexSM (Nasdaq:QNET) which is designed to track the performance of the largest and most liquid U.S.-listed companies engaged in internet
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The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announces the acquisition of Nord Pool ASA, the world's largest power derivatives exchange and one of Europe's largest carbon exchanges, following Statnett's and Svenska Kraftnät's decision to exercise their option to sell the shares in the company. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Standard & Poor's, the world's leading index provider and TMX Group Inc., operator of Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX), announced the launch of the S&P/TSX Clean Technology Index. The S&P/TSX Clean Technology Index measures the performance of companies listed on TSX whose core business is in the development and deployment of green technologies.
Osaka Securities Exchange Co., Ltd. (OSE) is pleased to announce that OSE and Jasdaq Securities Exchange, Inc. (Jasdaq) have merged on April 1, 2010.
CME announced an exclusive licensing agreement for the Net Energy Canadian Daily Index for Western Canadian Select Heavy Crude Oil.