Clearstream, the International Central Securities Depository part of Deutsche Börse Group, has opened an account with the Korean Securities Depository (KSD) to provide settlement and custody services for foreign investors intending to hold Korean government debt instruments including Korean Treasury bonds (KTB) and Monetary Stabilization Bonds (MSB).
London Stock Exchange Group announces that Baikal, its pan-European MTF dark pool and liquidity aggregation service, has received regulatory approval from the Financial Services Authority.
Marketcetera announced the availability of its open source trading platform over NYSE Technologies’ Secure Financial Transaction Infrastructure® (SFTI®) network.
The Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) successfully launched a new order driven Sukuk and Bonds market on Saturday the 13th of June, 2009.
Shenzhen Stock Exchange signed the Understanding Memorandum on Cooperative Affairs with Standard & Poor's on June 24, including the index development, products listing and so on.
European Commodity Clearing AG (ECC) will provide clearing and settlement for the natural gas exchange in Austria which is scheduled to be launched in autumn 2009. Trading will be executed through the exchange systems of the Vienna Stock Exchange. The Central European Gas Hub (CEGH) will be the delivery point.
The participation of retail investors (households) as owners of shares listed on the Spanish stock exchange in 2008 slightly increased by 1% in 2008 for the previous year to 20.2%, according to the 2008 Report on share ownership in Spain, published by BME’s Research Department.
Deutsche Börse Market Data & Analytics is expanding its data services to include a new offering, the real-time information product Energy Facts.
NYSE Technologies, the innovative commercial technology unit of NYSE Euronext, announced the launch of its next generation market data infrastructure, NYSE Technologies’ Market Data Platform V5. This revolutionary ticker plant technology is designed specifically for high-volume and latency sensitive markets, delivering data in microseconds rather than milliseconds.
NYSE Euronext (NYX), the world’s most diverse exchange group, and Juniper Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:JNPR), the leader in high-performance networking, announced the companies are working together to design a state-of-the-art, ultra-low latency core network for NYSE Euronext’s new consolidated global data centers.