ICE launched its ETF Hub last year in a bid to standardise the creation and redemption process for ETFs.
Wematch has previously gained investment from JP Morgan and Societe Generale for its matching technology and platform.
Goldman Sachs Asset Management has launched three smart beta ETFs with SIX Group.
ICE ETF Hub is an open architecture platform designed to standardise the ETF primary market where shares ETFs are created and redeemed.
The SEC has voted to adopt a new framework to modernise rules for ETFs and reduce barriers to entry in the marketplace.
Research from Greenwich associates finds ETF allocations grew by 50% in Europe last year, with further growth expected in 2019.
Tradeweb saw record European ETF volumes last month, with 44.9% being traded via its AiEX electronic trading platform.
BNY Mellon has integrated Bloomberg BSKT and introduced a global standard for transmitting orders via its electronic messaging service.
New appointments made across equities, prime, futures and securities services, and fixed income within Citi’s ETF business.
Greenwich Associates research urges firms to distinguish ETFs from other asset classes when trading to avoid suboptimal execution.