Bats Global Markets (Bats) has announced plans to acquire Javelin, a Swap Execution Facility (SEF) that is registered with the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC).According to Bats, the deal is intended to accelerate it plans to offer trading ...
TriOptima announces that 11 CME Group IRS clearing members
eliminated 12.5 trillion MXN ($664 billion) notional outstanding in the first
triReduce multilateral compression cycle for cleared Mexican peso (MXN)
interest rate swaps (IRS).
Over 35% of the cleared MXN notional principal outstanding
in CME ...
CME Group and Moscow Exchange (Moex) have both
reported lower FX volumes in July – largely reflecting the first batch of data
from the OTC platforms earlier this week.
CME says average daily volume (ADV) in its
FX contracts was 724,000, the ...
Moscow Exchange has announced a number of new appointments at its executive board and exchange council.
Anna Kuznetsova, managing director of Moex’s equity and bond market and Igor Marich, managing director of Moex’s FX and money markets were ...
OTC Clearing Hong Kong Limited (OTC Clear), a subsidiary of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX), has received regulatory approval to clear cross currency swaps.
Following the approval, granted by the Securities and Futures Commission, OTC Clear says that ...
Singapore Exchange (SGX) has suffered its
fourth outage in the past two years today, the exchange posting a message on
its website saying trading was suspended at 11.38 am local time “due to duplicate trade confirmation messages being
SGX says ...
CME Group plans to
list six new European-style weekly, monthly and quarterly FX options contracts
that will be available to trade August 8, 2016.
The currency pairs
chosen for the launch are: AUD/USD, GBP/USD, CAD/USD, EUR/USD, JPY/USD ...
The total average daily volume (ADV) of foreign exchange
trading across Thomson Reuters platforms in June totalled $394bn, rising by by
5% year-on-year and by 13.5% month-on-month.
ADV for spot trading in June was $116bn, Reuters says.
This total reflects trading volumes ...
USD/RUB benchmark has been recommended by the Emerging Markets Traders
Association (EMTA) as the official settlement rate for OTC rouble derivatives.
CME Group will also
use the benchmark for its rouble-denominated currency futures.
Last month EMTA and ...
FXCH claims to have cleared the first ever institutional spot FX transaction
via the blockchain last Friday.
The newly established clearing house, a member-based financial utility for spot
FX clearing, says that it accepted and novated its first ...