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Ossiam to list ETF based on Shiller Barclays CAPE Europe Sector Value Index

Wed, 14/01/2015 - 15:00

The Shiller Barclays CAPE Europe Sector Value Index has been licensed to the specialist investment manager, Ossiam, for use in an exchange-traded fund (ETF).  »


New ETF Securities fund offers first time access to robotics

Wed, 14/01/2015 - 09:00

A new equity index fund from the ETF Securities family, focusing on Robotics, has begun trading in Deutsche Börse’s XTF segment. »


New Source ETF offers currency-hedged access to the S&P 500

Tue, 16/12/2014 - 09:00

A new equity index ETF issued by Source, the Source S&P 500 UCITS ETF – EUR Hedged, has begun trading in the XTF segment on Xetra. »

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AlgoTrades Partners with Interactive Brokers Canada to offer automated trading of futures & ETFs

Tue, 09/12/2014 - 14:00

AlgoTrades has partnered with Interactive Brokers Canada to offer Canadian investors access to an automated investing system for the trading of futures and exchange traded funds (ETFs). »


High yield ETF investors seeking liquidity during periods of market volatility, says Fitch

Wed, 22/10/2014 - 11:47

Recent data from the largest 20 investment grade and high yield (HY) bond exchange-traded funds (ETFs) indicate bond ETF trading patterns shifted materially during five market stress periods over the last 21 months. »

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Bloomberg Tradebook first to aggregate buy-side ETF liquidity

Fri, 17/10/2014 - 06:02

Bloomberg Tradebook has launched the first electronic Request for Quote (RFQ) service for ETFs, enabling traders to anonymously access liquidity from US and European buy-side  liquidity providers. »

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EuroCCP expands OTC trade services by adding Traiana’s Harmony platform

Tue, 14/10/2014 - 16:00

EuroCCP has launched clearing services for clients matching OTC transactions with Traiana. »

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BATS Chi-X Europe launches ETF reporting initiative

Tue, 23/09/2014 - 10:02

BATS Chi-X Europe is launching a trade reporting initiative, designed to bring greater transparency to the European market for exchange-traded funds (ETFs). »

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BATS and BX partner to increase competition in Swiss equities market

Mon, 15/09/2014 - 12:18

BATS Chi-X Europe and BX Swiss have entered into a partnership agreement designed to bring greater competition and enhanced market efficiencies to the Swiss equities market. »

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Interactive Data launches continuous fixed income evaluated pricing service

Mon, 01/09/2014 - 16:00

Interactive Data Corporation has launched a continuous fixed income evaluated pricing service offering clients greater pre-trade transparency support and price discovery capabilities throughout the trading day. »


Argentarius launches first exchange-traded instrument under Malta Securitisation Act

Thu, 24/07/2014 - 06:00

The first exchange-traded instrument (ETI) issued under the Malta Securitisation Act has gone live on the European Wholesale Securities Market (EWSM). »


Horizons ETFs to consolidate units of S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures Bull Plus ETF

Wed, 23/07/2014 - 16:03

Horizons ETFs Management (Canada) is to consolidate the units of the Horizons BetaPro S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures Bull Plus ETF. »


DriveWealth includes ETF access in global USD2.99 investment platform

Wed, 23/07/2014 - 06:07

DriveWealth is launching its mobile investing platform globally, allowing users to invest with a low USD2.99 per trade pricing and an initial minimum account size of USD50. »


BATS Chi-X Europe extends interoperable trading to include ETFs

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 06:01

BATS Chi-X Europe, the European stock exchange, has extended interoperable clearing to include exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and exchange-traded products (ETPs). »


Equity ETFs flat in Q2 2014, says Tradeweb

Wed, 09/07/2014 - 06:03

Volume in equity-based exchange-traded funds stayed flat at 65 per cent in the second quarter of 2014, according to data derived from trading activity on Tradeweb. »

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Alamo Capital launches ETF, equities, stocks and options online trading website

Tue, 24/06/2014 - 12:00

Alamo Capital has launched a website for its online investment trading division, ACAP Trading. »

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Niemann to provide trade signals to United Capital for ETF managed portfolios

Mon, 23/06/2014 - 06:04

Niemann Capital Management, an exchange traded fund (ETF) managed strategist that invests in opportunities around the world for high-net-worth investors and institutions, is to provide ETF trade signals to United Capital. »

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iShares fixed income ETF info and electronic basket trading technology launched

Fri, 30/05/2014 - 11:43

MarketAxess Holdings and BlackRock have launched iShares fixed income exchange-traded fund (ETF) information and basket trading technology on MarketAxess. »

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AlgoTrades launches automated ETF trading system for individual investors

Tue, 08/04/2014 - 16:00

AlgoTrades has launched an automated exchange-traded fund system designed to allow ordinary investors to take advantage of underlying market trends in the way that professional investors do. »


TOM offers best execution in ETFs

Tue, 08/04/2014 - 10:05

TOM (The Order Machine), a Dutch-based exchange, is now offering best execution in exchange-traded funds (ETFs). »


Fixed income and commodity ETFs see strong quarter as equity ETF volumes fall

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 10:05

First-quarter data derived from trading activity on Tradeweb reveals a solid buying trend for fixed-income exchange-traded funds (ETFs) over the first three months of the year. »


TSE ETF/ETN trading value remained high in February

Tue, 11/03/2014 - 06:01

The Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) exchange-traded fund/exchange-traded note market remained vibrant in February 2014, with a daily average of about JPY136.3bn and monthly trading value reaching about JPY2.59trn. »

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Euronext first exchange to start ETF NAV trading

Mon, 10/03/2014 - 14:04

Euronext, a wholly owned subsidiary of IntercontinentalExchange Group, is the first exchange to trade exchange-traded funds on the NAV Trading Facility. »

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BATS selects Equinix as primary data centre for exchange platforms

Fri, 21/02/2014 - 06:09

BATS has selected Equinix as its primary data centre provider for all of the BATS exchange platforms, including the Direct Edge Exchanges – EDGA and EDGX.  »

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State Street Global Exchange launches Europe’s first online ETF trading platform

Thu, 20/02/2014 - 16:04

State Street Global Exchange has launched the first online multi-sponsor exchange-traded fund platform for authorised participants (APs) in Europe. »

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BATS Global Markets and Direct Edge complete merger

Wed, 05/02/2014 - 06:10

BATS Global Markets and Direct Edge completed their merger on 31 January, creating one of the world’s largest stock exchange operators. »


CBOE Futures Exchange to launch short-term VIX futures with weekly expirations

Mon, 03/02/2014 - 06:03

CBOE Futures Exchange plans to launch trading of futures with weekly expirations on the new CBOE Short-Term Volatility Index (VXST) on 13 February, pending regulatory review. »

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Euronext launches multi-currency trading service for ETFs

Mon, 27/01/2014 - 10:01

Euronext, a wholly owned subsidiary of IntercontinentalExchange Group (ICE), has launched a multi-currency trading service for exchange-traded funds. »

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TSE ETF trading hits record high for second consecutive month

Mon, 20/01/2014 - 06:02

Exchange-traded fund and exchange-traded note trading on the Tokyo Stock Exchange hit a record high in December with a monthly trading value of approximately JPY2.8trn and a daily average of circa JPY140bn. »

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Boost launches commission-free trading of ETPs for II customers

Fri, 13/12/2013 - 10:07

Customers of Interactive Investor (II) will now be able to trade Boost’s exchange-traded products (ETPs) for free until 31 March 2014. »

Andrew Milligan, Standard Life Investments

2015 a pivotal year for global markets

Mon, 22/12/2014 - 09:57

Standard Life Investments, the global investment manager, believes that 2015 has all the hallmarks of a pivotal year for global financial markets. Andrew Milligan, Head of Global Strategy, Standard Life Investments, comments… ... »


Voting for the 6th edition of the etfexpress Global Awards has now closed. The awards will be presented at a lunch ceremony in London, and the winners will be announced in due course. ... »

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Guide to relocation 2014

Guide to Relocation 2014

Mon, 24/11/2014 - 10:53

The GFM Guide to Relocation 2014 draws together in one volume the key points covering the relocation of investment funds and managers to the following major jurisdictions – The Bahamas, BVI, Guernsey, Malta and Ticino... »

Neil Williams, Hermes

Hermes Chief Economist Neil Williams comments on the latest UK inflation statistics… ... »

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