Tag: LSEG

Refinitiv
March 03, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Refinitiv and MarketsMojo pair up to expand global reach

Gautam Verma, Head of South Asia, Data & Analytics at LSEG, said: With the disruption in stock markets due to technology, increased competition and higher customer expectations, the complexity of the global market advisory business keeps growing. Refinitiv is always looking to deliver more value to our clients, therefore we’re delighted to partner with MarketsMojo…

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LSEG
March 02, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Paul Fincham appointed Group Head of Communications at LSEG

Brigitte Trafford, Chief Communications & Marketing Officer, said: Paul is an outstanding communications professional and leader who will complement our global team. He joins LSEG at one of the most exciting and transformational moments in our history. I’m delighted to welcome him to the Group. LSEG focuses on delivering the transaction’s benefits, which helps clients…

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acquisition
January 29, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

London Stock Exchange Group completes acquisition of Refinitiv

Martin Brand, Senior Managing Director, Blackstone: LSEG’s combination with Refinitiv creates a global leader in financial data and infrastructure. We are excited to be a long term partner to LSEG as the company continues to grow and innovate. LSEG announced yesterday that al shares have been issued to the Refinitiv Sellers in accordance to the…

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Forex Weekly Look Back
January 22, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Forex Weekly Look Back: Brokeree CCO Elina Bagautdinova talks with LeapRate, IG plans to acquire tastytrade

Thursday’s session began under the spell of risk-on, following Wednesday’s inauguration of the 46th President of the United States. Joe Biden’s presidency promises the deployment of a massive fiscal stimulus package as well as greater harmony between the Treasury and the Fed, with the central bank’s monetary policy likely to remain dovish for the foreseeable…

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Acquisition
January 20, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

LSEG to finalize Refinitiv acquisition on 29 January

The finalization of the deal follows the approval granted from the European Commission back in December. The EU regulator said its investigation discovered a number of concerns about the deal, however those could be addressed by a range of remedies The authorities have been concerned that the acquisition would give the London bourse too much market data…

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Forex Weekly Look Back
January 15, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Forex Weekly Look Back: Swissqute revenue expectations rise 5%, ActivTrades adds commission-free equities trading

CLS, a market infrastructure delivering settlement, processing and data solutions, has announced that Alfa-Bank and First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB) have agreed to initiate onboarding to CLSNet, a standardized, automated bilateral payment netting calculation service for more than 120 currencies. The CLSNet service standardizes and increases the levels of payment netting in the FX market. By…

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LSEG gets regulatory approval for $27 billion Refinitiv deal
January 14, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

LSEG gets regulatory approval for $27 billion Refinitiv deal

The approval of the acquisition brings a lengthy regulatory review of the deal, which will see Refinitiv owner Blackstone take a stake in LSE and will clear the way for a major new rival to Bloomberg. The authorities have been concerned that the acquisition would give the London bourse too much market data control, enabling…

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Forex Weekly Look Back
December 11, 2020 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Forex Weekly Look Back: FXCubic partners with M4Markets, StoneX reports $81.8 million bargain purchase from GAIN acquisition

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) announced raising civil proceedings in Federal Court against Union Standard International Group Pty Ltd (trading as usgfx) and its former corporate authorised representatives, Maxi EFX Global AU Pty Ltd (trading as EuropeFX) and BrightAU Capital Pty Ltd (trading as TradeFred). The UK Financial Conduct Authority announced making the…

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LSEG
December 08, 2020 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Deutsche Bank’s Balbir Bakhshi appointed as CRO of LSEG

Balbir Bakhshi commented: I am delighted to be joining LSEG. I look forward to working with David and the wider team with a clear focus on risk management and operational resiliency across its global businesses. Bakhshi will assume his new role at LSEG on 25 January 2021. He will be succeeding Diane Côté who has…

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LSEG
December 07, 2020 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Julia Hoggett becomes CEO of London Stock Exchange

Julia Hoggett commented: Having spent my entire career in capital markets, I know the key role they play in providing vital capital to companies and institutions and delivering returns for individual and institutional investors. I am delighted to be joining London Stock Exchange plc, and the wider Group, at a time when London’s role as…

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