Japan’s Tokyo Stock Exchange has launched futures trading on its Tdex+ System for trading derivatives, as part of a plan to increase volumes and draw in more market participants, including high-frequency traders.
Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) exchanges will be linked together by a new ASEAN trading link as early as June 2012.
BM&F Bovespa, the domestic Brazilian exchange group, has partnered with technology provider Calypso, as it seeks to modernise its risk management processes for OTC derivatives.
Market participants now have a choice of clearer when accessing Turquoise, the pan-European multilateral trading facility owned by the London Stock Exchange, as clearing house LCH.Clearnet has launched interoperable clearing across 17 countries for the venue.
The Toronto Stock Exchange has completed the second phase of its equity enterprise expansion project, which aims to provide customers with improved trading technology and performance across the exchange's trading engine, TSX Quantum.
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing will go live with its new AMS/3.8 trading platform on 5 December, following the successful completion of testing by the bourse’s trading participants.
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing has reported a strong increase in the volume of futures and options contracts traded on the exchange.
Proprietary trading system Chi-X Japan will introduce a new maker-taker pricing model that rewards market makers with credit for posting passive liquidity.
New York-based brokerage firm Auerbach Grayson has partnered with London-based independent institutional stockbroker and investment bank Panmure Gordon, providing Auerbach Grayson with more access to UK-based companies.
Chi-X Australia, the alternative trading venue owned by Chi-X Global, will increase the stocks offered on its platform after successfully completing its soft launch period.