Foreign Exchange

Nasdaq Completes Acquisition of Sybenetix

Nasdaq today announced the completion of its acquisition of Sybenetix, a leading surveillance provider that combines behavioral analytics and cognitive computing with financial markets expertise. Read more »

Taiwan Stock Exchange and Nasdaq Sign Memorandum of Understanding

The Taiwan Stock Exchange Corporation and Nasdaq Inc. have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to promote mutual development and foster cooperation between the two companies. The memorandum also paves the way for both sides to work closely together in expanding their ETF markets, facilitating the cross-listing of ETFs on both the TWSE and Nasdaq markets.   Read more »

Mexican Stock Exchange Joins IPC Marketplace

IPC Systems Inc., a leading global provider of secure, compliant communications and networking solutions for the financial markets community and the Mexican Stock Exchange, a leading exchange in Latin America with daily trading volumes over 800 million USD announced today that they continue their expansion into the global marketplace with the addition of the Market Data services for the Equity and Derivatives markets.  Read more »

Nasdaq Launches New Machine Learning Technology for Surveillance Efforts on Nordic Markets

Nasdaq, Inc. has announced it has successfully deployed machine learning technology across its entire Nasdaq Nordic markets-Stockholm, Copenhagen, Helsinki, Iceland-- to bolster its market surveillance efforts.  Read more »

Spanish Stock Exchange Volumes Up by 9.5%

The trading volume in August in the Spanish Stock Market came in at €33.6 billion, up 9.5% from a year earlier. The trading volume for the first eight months of the year totalled €450.7 billion, down 4.2% from the same period in 2016. The number of equity trades on the Spanish Stock Market markets in August reached 3.3 million, up 6.4% year-on-year. The number of equity trades to the end of August totalled €34.8 million, 7.7% down year-on-year. Read more »

IMC Joins Swiss Stock Exchange

IMC, a leading global market maker, today joins the Swiss stock exchange as a trading participant. IMC will match its cutting-edge trading technology with that of SIX Swiss Exchange, as it trades on the highly liquid and efficient marketplace for Swiss and international securities. Read more »

Nigerian Stock Exchange Launches Data Centre

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) is pleased to announce that it has launched a state-of-the art Data Centre on August 28, 2017. The Data Center which was commissioned by the Honourable Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has been built to Uptime Institute’s TIER III design standards. Read more »

Nasdaq Launches Original Series -- Cultural Capital -- on Facebook's Watch

Today, Nasdaq announced its first in a series of original shows on Watch, Facebook's new platform for shows. Read more »

Imperial FX Brings Its Money Transfer Service to Poland

UK-based money transfer brand, Imperial FX, have announced that they are now transferring funds into the Polish market, and can beat the rates of many other money transfer firms. The announcement comes after they have proven themselves to be a preferred provider for individuals transferring money to Brazil, Portugal and the Middle East, due to the competitive rates that their money corridors enable them to offer. They cemented their position in... more Read more »

OpenMarkets Boosts Back-office Capacity with Australian-first NRI Equities Processing Technology Implementation

 Australia’s fastest-growing online stockbroker, OpenMarkets, today announced the successful upgrade of its back office technology to NRI Financial Solutions for Broker Dealers provided by the Nomura Research Institute (NRI), a leading global provider of system solutions and consulting services. The transition sees OpenMarkets become the first Australian broker to use NRI’s state-of-the-art and robust back-office solution for processing equity... more Read more »

Nasdaq Offers Proprietary U.S. Equity Data Feeds from Equinix Data Center in London

Nasdaq, Inc. has announced the availability of proprietary U.S. equity feeds from Equinix's London International Business Exchange(TM) (IBX®) data center - LD4 - located in Slough, U.K. As part of Nasdaq's efforts to bring U.S proprietary equities data to a larger audience, Nasdaq now offers Nasdaq TotalView and Nasdaq Basic from LD4. Nasdaq Basic combines Nasdaq Best Bid and Offer (QBBO), with either Nasdaq Last Sale (NLS), or Nasdaq Last Sale... more Read more »

Nasdaq Expands Boardvantage Board Portal into Canada

Nasdaq Corporate Solutions, a business of Nasdaq Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ), announced plans for the expansion of its Boardvantage board portal and leadership collaboration software into Canada through access to two data centers in Ontario.  Read more »

Nasdaq Welcomes I-AM Capital Acquisition Company to The Nasdaq Stock Market

 I-AM Capital Acquisition Company (Nasdaq:IAMXU), a blank check company formed for the purpose of effecting a merger, capital stock exchange, asset acquisition, stock purchase, reorganization or similar business combination with one or more businesses, celebrated its initial public offering (IPO) on The Nasdaq Stock Market.  I-AM Capital's founders, Chief Executive Officer F. Jacob Cherian and Chief Financial Officer Suhel Kanuga, have been... more Read more »

Qatar Stock Exchange Names Aisha Al Mahmoud IT Director

Ms. Aisha Abdul Rahman Al Mahmoud has been appointed as Director of Information Technology Department in QSE in a step emphasizing the keenness to appoint outstanding Qatari competencies and supporting the important role played by Qatari women in the development of the State of Qatar. Read more »

IIROC Extends Contract with Nasdaq SMARTS, Bolsters Surveillance Technology

 The Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) and Nasdaq, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) have signed an agreement which extends the surveillance technology relationship between IIROC and Nasdaq's SMARTS. Read more »


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