Bats to launch its 2nd, industry’s 13th, options exchange

Targets November 2015 Launch for EDGX Options KANSAS CITY and NEW YORK –April 16, 2015– BATS Global Markets (BATS), a leading operator of exchanges andservices…

BOX OPTIONS APPOINTS NEW CEO AND PRESIDENT

Ed Boyle Named CEO & Lisa Fall Named President BOSTON, April 14, 2015 –BOX Options (BOX), the all-electronic equity options market, announced today that Ed…

A Letter From BATS CEO Chris Concannon

Dear BATS Customers and Members of the Trading Community, Hello and thank you for the very warm welcome that I have received from so many…

Gregg Berman, assoc. director of trading and markets at SEC, to leave commission – SEC

2015-61 Washington D.C., April 8, 2015 —The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that Gregg E. Berman, Associate Director of the Office of Analytics and…

LCH.Clearnet launches inflation swaps clearing

First CCP to clear inflation-linked swaps 11 members live and clearing trades Barclays and J.P. Morgan conduct first ever cleared inflation swap Participants benefit from…

CME Group Announces First Trades of New Physically Delivered Cocoa Futures Contract on CME Europe

LONDON, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — CME Group, the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, announced the first trades of its new Physically Delivered Cocoa futures…

REDI adds CLSA Americas to multi-broker network

NEW YORK — March 31, 2015 — REDI Global Technologies today announced the addition of CLSA Americas’ (“CLSA”) execution platform to the REDI multi-broker network. REDI provides…

FIA Issues Guide on the Development and Operation of Automated Trading Systems

Washington, D.C.—March 23, 2015—Today, FIA released a comprehensive guide to the development and operation of automated trading systems. The Guide to the Development and Operation…

Perseus Expands in AsiaPac, Launches Regional HQ in Hong Kong

Invest Hong Kong (InvestHK) today announced that one of the 2014 StartmeupHK Venture Programme grand prize winners, Perseus, which is a US-based financial technology company,…

CME Group’s Duffy to Appear before the U.S. House Agriculture Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit

 CHICAGO, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — CME Group Executive Chairman and President Terry Duffy will appear before the U.S. House Agriculture Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy,…

CME Group Inc. Announces Date of First-Quarter 2015 Earnings Release, Conference Call

CHICAGO, March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — CME Group Inc. will announce earnings for the first quarter of 2015 before the markets open on Thursday, April 30,…

S3 Partners to provide weekly data for Imagine Software clients – Finextra

Imagine Software, the leading provider of real-time portfolio management, risk and regulatory solutions for financial firms worldwide, today announced a new partnership with S3 Partners….

The World Federation of Exchanges Appoints Nandini Sukumar as New Chief Executive Officer

London & Boca Raton (11 March 2015) – The World Federation of Exchanges (WFE), the global trade association of regulated exchanges, today announced the appointment…

Fidessa partners with RBS for Global F&O trading – Fidessa

Enhancing its ETD execution platform March 10th, 2015 – Fidessa group plc (LSE: FDSA) has today announced that RBS has selected Fidessa’s futures and options…

CME Group Appoints Christopher Fix as Head of Asia Pacific

SINGAPORE and CHICAGO, March 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — CME Group, the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced that it has named Christopher Fix…

CME Group Prices $750 Million Aggregate Principal Amount of Senior Unsecured Notes

CHICAGO, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ: CME) today announced it priced an underwritten public offering of $750 million aggregate principal amount…

CME Group Chief Financial Officer John Pietrowicz to Present at Raymond James Conference March 2

CHICAGO, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — CME Group announced today that Chief Financial Officer John Pietrowicz will present at the Raymond James 36th Annual Institutional Investors…

FlexTrade Named Best Multi-Asset EMS and Best FX TCA Provider By MarketsMedia

Notches EMS Honor for 3rd Consecutive Year at Markets’ Choice Awards 2015 NEW YORK, February 23, 2015 – FlexTrade Systems, Inc., a global leader in multi-asset…

Markets Media Magazine Names CME Group “Best Global Exchange”

CHICAGO, Feb. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — CME Group, the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced the company was named “Best Global Exchange”…

New White Paper on Fund use of Options in Portfolio Management Released

January 13, 2015 Number of Options-Based Funds Growing Options-Based Funds Had Higher Risk-Adjusted Returns, Lower Volatility CHICAGO, IL and NEW YORK, NY — January 13,…