Tag: Australian Securities Exchange

Options adds more APAC clients to its Managed Colocation service
February 22, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

Options adds more APAC clients to its Managed Colocation service

Options, a global provider of colocation services and market data for trading firms, revealed that the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX – ALC Australian Liquidity Centre), the Korea Exchange (KRX) and the Hong Kong Exchange (HKEx) have signed up to its Managed Colocation service. Sydney’s Equinix SY2 has also joined Options as its second Australian client…

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May 04, 2018 BY Valentina Kirilova

Solactive launches new equity benchmark covering Australia

Solactive has just announced the release of the Solactive Australia 200 Index, a new benchmark tracking the performance of the 200 largest companies by market capitalization listed on the Australian Securities Exchange. With this new launch, Solactive expands its range of competitively-priced benchmarks and offers for the first time a broad-market index providing targeted exposure…

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July 29, 2016 BY Mike Fox

Trading Technologies launches trading platform in the Australian Liquidity Centre

The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and Trading Technologies International, Inc. (TT), today announced that TT has launched its new high-performance, next generation trading platform in the Australian Liquidity Centre (ALC), Australia’s only data centre dedicated to the financial markets community. The availability of the TT platform in the ALC demonstrates the commitment of ASX and…

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January 06, 2016 BY Maria Nikolova

ASX registers continued rise in futures trading volume in December 2015

Following a robust November for futures trading activity, the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) registered one more month of rising futures trading volumes. According to ASX's market activity report for December 2015, out earlier today, futures and options on futures volume amounted to 12,021,672 contracts in the last month of 2015, up 25.3% from the reading for…

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December 03, 2015 BY Maria Nikolova

ASX sees futures volumes rise in November 2015

After a challenging October for futures trading activity at the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX), trading volumes staged a nice rise in November 2015, as shown by ASX's latest monthly activity report. In November 2015, futures and options on futures volume rose 2.5% from October 2015 levels to 9,585,567 contracts. The result is 35% higher than the…

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November 04, 2015 BY Maria Nikolova

ASX registers 28.9% MoM decrease in futures trading volumes in October

The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) registered a steep month-on-month decrease in futures trading in October 2015, with volumes down by more than 28% from September 2015 levels. In tune with what the rest of the industry has exhibited, trading volumes also failed to match the results achieved during exceptionally strong October 2014. In October 2015,…

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October 22, 2015 BY Mike Fox

NAB becomes first major bank to commit to the ASX mFund service

National Australia Bank (NAB) and the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) have today announced that nabtrade, NAB Asset Management and NAB Asset Servicing (NAS) will join the ASX mFund Settlement Service. NAB is the first major bank to commit to the mFund service, launching by the end of the year. mFund is an electronic processing service…

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