SIX Group has said it will make an offer of €2.8 billion to acquire BME, as Euronext says it is also in talks with the Spanish exchange operator.
Spanish exchange group BME has made the senior appointment as it implements new digital transformation strategy.
BME Group proof of concept is the latest in a series of blockchain initiatives around collateral management, efficiency and mobilisation.
BME Clearing will be available on the NEX Markets BrokerTec FX and fixed income trading platform.
BME to act as an APA, ARM and offer systematic internaliser services.
Three-pronged approach to data, tech and regulation aimed at better serving market participants.
Euronext, Deutsche Borse and BME report declines across trading volumes and order book turnover in December.
Increased trading volumes seen in Germany and Spain but industry still awaits London trading stats.