In conjunction with the Swiss confederation’s "e-government" strategy, the Federal Department of Justice and SIX Group have agreed to work together closely in the development of a central, fully electronic, real estate information system known as "eGRIS".
NYSE Liffe, the European derivatives business of NYSE Euronext, announced that it has launched a new standard, cash-settled futures contract based on the CAC 40 Dividend Index today.
NYSE Technologies, the commercial technology division of NYSE Euronext (NYX) and a world leader in ultra low-latency market data distribution, today announced that CMC Markets, a global leader in spread betting trading strategies, has selected the OneTickTM tick capture and time-series analysis application.
Eurex announced today that it will launch new equity options based on 30 of the most liquid British stocks on 18 January 2010.
CME Group announced that it has begun clearing credit default swaps (CDS) through CME Clearing.
ETFS will list on the London Stock Exchange.
Osaka Securities Exchange Co., Ltd. announced that it made a decision of merging with Jasdaq Securities Exchange, Inc. on April 1, 2010
NZX will launch a set of electricity price indices, providing electricity market participants a mechanism to track price movements in the wholesale electricity market.
Osaka Securities Exchange Co., Ltd. announced that the trading rules of Stock Index Futures and Options will be changed from a view point of improving market convenience and pricing facilitation.
The Brazilian Security, Commodities and Futures Exchange (BM&FBOVESPA) and the Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES) announced, during the 15th United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP15), in Copenhagen, the development of the Carbon Efficient Index. The objective of this index is to stimulate listed companies to reduce their emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG) and adopt environmental practices. The index will be weighed by the inventory of GHG emissions that result from all the activities associated to a company.