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Members Exchange

Members Exchange

Members Exchange (MEMX) confirmed it will launch in September, after an initial delay due to disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic.  MEMX was supposed to launch on July 24.

CME Group

CME Group

CME Group announced it will launch options on its Micro E-mini S&P 500 and Micro E-mini Nasdaq-100 futures contracts. The new options will be available for trading in the fall of 2020, pending regulatory review.

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd

HKEX exchange is launching derivatives with the index provider MSCI in a deal that hurts its rival SGX and could help attract more global business, amid tension between the U.S. and China over the latter's tough new security law.

CFTC

CFTC

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday issued a Customer Advisory informing the public about the risks associated with certain trading vehicles as they make investment decisions during the coronavirus pandemic.

Trading Technologies

Trading Technologies

Trading Technologies (TT) is rolling out a new platform called Echo Chamber, which allows individual firms and groups of firms and any publicly contributed (and anonymized) order data to be aggregated and disseminated in real time across the world’s largest exchanges,...

Virtu Financial

Virtu Financial

Virtu Financial launched a new data-as-a-service platform via its brokerage and analytics division that gives its subscribers access to multi-asset market data. The platform, known as Open Technology, hosts various services and market data through an API architecture.

MATCHNow

MATCHNow

Cboe Global Markets announced on Tuesday it has agreed to buy MATCHNow, Canada’s largest dark pool stock trading platform, from Virtu Financial for an undisclosed amount, expanding its geographical footprint to Canada.

The Small Exchange

The Small Exchange, a Chicago futures exchange startup, has landed Interactive Brokers as a partner, paving the way to a June 1 launch.

CFTC

CFTC

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has proposed a new rule that would double position limits for investors in commodities including oil, natural gas, gold, corn and soyabeans and set limits on energy and metals contracts.

Nasdaq

Nasdaq

Nasdaq announced the launch of a new service, the Nasdaq ESG Footprint, to enable banks and institutions to help their clients track the Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) impact of their portfolios and securities based on a range of sustainability criteria.

Miami International Holdings, Inc.

Miami International Holdings, Inc.

Miami International Holdings, Inc. (MIH) on Wednesday announced that the launch of MIAX PEARL Equities, MIH's first equities exchange, is scheduled to happen on September 25, 2020, pending approval by the U.S. SEC.

MEMX

BlackRock has joined a number of Wall Street banks, brokers and high-speed traders in supporting the Members Exchange, the new US stock-trading venue planned to launch in the third quarter to challenge the NYSE and Nasdaq, the Financial Times reports.

JPMorgan Chase & Co.

JPMorgan Chase & Co.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. has taken on the bitcoin exchanges Coinbase Inc. and Gemini Trust Co. as banking customers, the Wall Street Journal reported - the first time the bank has accepted clients from the cryptocurrency industry.

BlackRock Inc.

BlackRock Inc.

The Federal Reserve has chosen BlackRock Inc. to help it direct money into new and already-issued corporate bonds in its new corporate bond buying program, which it expects to launch in the coming days.  

Sarah Rudolph

Sarah Rudolph

Editor-in-Chief

SarahRudolph@JohnLothian.com MarketsWiki Profile

Sarah Rudolph is Editor-in-Chief at John Lothian NewsShe is a Chicago-based journalist who has concentrated on financial services. She joined John Lothian News in 2008.

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