Spanish government has authorised SIX Group’s bid for BME, meaning it now needs approval from Spain’s CNMV.
The 2019 annual report for SIX Group confirmed it is still awaiting regulatory approvals for its bid for Spanish stock exchange BME.
After more than 20 years with JP Morgan, Georges Lauchard, joined Euronext as chief operating officer.
Migration of Oslo Børs markets to the Euronext trading technology platform Optiq is due to be completed in November.
Data science FinTech Crux Informatics will deliver market data from Euronext FX to the exchange group’s clients.
Chris French will oversee business development for Euroclear in the UK and Ireland.
Øivind Amundsen takes over as CEO following Håvard Abrahamsen’s resignation from the position.
Following the migration of the derivatives market to Optiq, Euronext plans to shift Oslo Børs markets to the new trading system next year.
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.
The Unofficial M&A Awards returns for a second year, as consolidation in the exchange space raises more than a few eyebrows and investment in FinTech has never been hotter.