NYSE Euronext plans to sell significant equity stake in NYSE Amex Options Market to leading liquidity providers and market making firms

Thursday, September 10, 2009

Euroclear Belgium intends to launch a new service for the electronic payment of dividends for securities held in dematerialised, physical and nominative forms.

Thursday, September 10, 2009

JSE will disseminate live values of its Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) Index to the trading screens of thousands of investors worldwide.

Wednesday, September 9, 2009

NASDAQ OMX and nine leading financial institutions form the PORTAL Alliance LLC to operate a platform for 144A equity securities

Wednesday, September 9, 2009

Leaders of regulated financial markets from the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE) joined colleagues from the Federación Iberoamericana de Bolsas (FIAB) on Monday, September 7 for a two-day summit designed to facilitate greater cross-border cooperation in market development and regulation.

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

TSE will shortly calculate and publish free-float adjusted index like the existing total market capitalization-weighted index; all of TSE listed companies constitute the free float index.

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd is launching Leveraged Indices on Swiss Market Index SMI®, SLI Swiss Leader Index® and SBI® Domestic Government Mid 3-7 and 7+.

Monday, September 7, 2009

Deutsche Börse and Eurex published their White Paper entitled “The Global Derivatives Market – A Blueprint for Market Safety and Integrity”. The current political and regulatory debate in both the U.S. and Europe is an intensive discussion on how to better safeguard financial market stability as one of the necessary consequences of the financial crisis. The aim of the paper is to contribute to this debate by laying out a market structure blueprint that effectively reduces systemic risk.

Monday, September 7, 2009

Strate Ltd, South Africa’s Central Securities Depository (CSDs) has become the latest and first non-European member of Link Up Markets, the joint venture created in 2008 by CSDs to improve efficiency and reduce costs of post-trade processing of cross-border securities transactions.

Friday, September 4, 2009

On 30 September 2009, the Warsaw bourse will launch CATALYST – the first organized market in debt securities in Poland and a unique such market in Central and Eastern Europe. The new system will facilitate and optimise corporate and municipal bonds issuance.

Friday, September 4, 2009

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