Global investment bank UBS has launched direct market access on Malaysia’s national stock exchange, Bursa Malaysia.
The Egyptian Stock Exchange (EGX) has become the latest bourse to implement a trading platform from global exchange group Nasdaq OMX.
There is not enough trading volume to sustain Europe’s new execution venues, according to Frederic Ponzo, managing director of financial technology consultancy NET2S.
The new CEO of Chi-X Asia-Pacific, Joe Marchal, hopes to establish trading platforms in four new markets in the region before the end of next year.
Global exchange group Nasdaq OMX is to extend its trading hours for all asset classes on its Baltic exchanges, in a bid to generate greater trading activity and attract more foreign investors.