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.
As part of the project, local companies quoted in WSE Main List will be subject to a study covering responsible management practices. Based on the results of the study, the RESPECT Ranking will be created as well as the RESPECT Rating.
The Supervisory Board of the exchange operating company, Wiener Börse AG, will change. David C. Davies, MBA, CEO of OMV AG, Dr. Franz Gasselsberger, MBA, General Director of Oberbank AG, Dr. Konstantin Klien, General Director of UNIQA Versicherungen AG and Carsten Samusch, Management Board Member of BAWAG P.S.K. are the new members on the Supervisory Body of Wiener Börse AG.
The World Federation of Exchanges’ (WFE) Regulation Committee will be headed by Bolsas y Mercados Españoles (BME) as of July, as the debate on financial regulation reform takes centre stage at an international level.
New Zealand Exchange has announced that it would withdraw its offer to buy a 50.1% stake in NSX of Australia, based on current indications that the purchase would be unlikely to receive the support of a sufficient number of NSX shareholders.
NYSE Euronext And DTCC To Create Joint Venture For More Efficient Clearing Of U.S. Fixed Income Securities And Derivatives - Will Unite Margining Of Cash Positions With Natural Hedges For The First Time - To Provide Unprecedented Levels Of Transparency, Single View Of Risk Across Asset Classes - Industry Veteran Dennis Dutterer To Be Appointed Interim Chief Executive Officer