- Advanced trading and clearing platform will enable DGCX to expand product offerings and attract new traders
- The new platform facilitates greater efficiency and liquidity in the DGCX marketplace by offering ultra-fast matching and real-time clearing
- Provides a new risk management benchmark worldwide by integrated trading and clearing in real-time
The Board of Directors of Hellenic Exchanges approved the Annual Financial Report for fiscal year 2012 (1.1.2012 to 31.12.2012), and has decided to propose to the next Annual General Meeting of shareholders, which will take place on May 29rd 2013, to distribute €0.07 per share as ordinary dividend. In addition, the Board decided to propose to distribute €0.05 per share as special dividend (share capital return). The record date and payment date for the special dividend will be decided by the General Meeting of the Company’s shareholders. The Company will inform investors about the exact dates, as soon as they are determined.
IntercontinentalExchange (NYSE: ICE), a leading operator of global markets and clearing houses, announced it will introduce four credit index futures contracts starting in May 2013. The contracts will be based on the Markit CDX and Markit iTraxx indices, and are subject to review by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.
Japan Securities Clearing Corporation (hereinafter "JSCC"), a subsidiary of Japan Exchange Group, Inc. (hereinafter "JPX"), and Japan Government Bond Clearing Corporation (hereinafter "JGBCC"), an affiliate of JPX, decided to begin discussions on a merger at the meetings of their respective board of directors.
- FTSE TMX Debt Capital Markets will be one of the leading global fixed income ETF index providers
- Will combine TMX Datalinx's fixed income index business, PC-Bond, with FTSE's existing international fixed income business
The Global Reporting Initiative will officially launch its Focal Point South Africa at the Johannesburg Stock Exchange next week, with a mission to make sustainability reporting standard practice for companies and organizations in South Africa and the wider region.
On Tuesday, Feb. 26 in Manila Philippines, the Korea Exchange(KRX) and the Philippine Securities and Exchange Commission(SEC) signed a contract to export KRX's cutting-edge Market Surveillance System to the Philippine markets. This contract was signed by KRX Chairman & CEO Bongsoo Kim and Philippine SEC Chairperson Teresita J. Herbosa. This is the second event that KRX has exported its IT systems to the Philippines in the wake of the Capital Markets Integrity Corporation(CMIC)-subsidiary of Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) - contract.
The Board submits the Group’s consolidated results for the year ended 31 December 2012.
The Qatar Exchange announced the launch of the “Sponsored Access” and the “Liquidity Provider” facilities, whereby the first activity will allow Sponsoring Members to provide eligible customers (Sponsored Participants) direct access to the trading system of Qatar Exchange, while the second activity will enable members to submit LP applications for the QE 20 index-constituent securities in accordance with the governing rules.
Singapore Exchange (SGX) will deliver real-time stock market data to Google Finance. This marks the first time live SGX data is available on an international public finance website.