Market Infrastructure

Industry Experts Comment on Clearstream Drama

KAS BANK clearing specialist on Euronext Paris KAS BANK is the first General Clearing Member of Euronext that is able to provide clients of the three underlying Euronext exchanges with its services from one portal instead of from three different

Cross-Margining Becomes a Reality in COTB/GSCC Deal

Nirvana drew a little closer today for broker dealers trading across markets, borders and instruments. In the US, the Board of Trade Clearing Corporation and the Government Securities Corporation announced that firms trading in both markets will enjoy the benefits

Verticals versus Horizontals: Who Cares Who Wins?

KAS BANK clearing specialist on Euronext Paris KAS BANK is the first General Clearing Member of Euronext that is able to provide clients of the three underlying Euronext exchanges with its services from one portal instead of from three different

DTCC Moves Into Insurance Distribution

KAS BANK clearing specialist on Euronext Paris KAS BANK is the first General Clearing Member of Euronext that is able to provide clients of the three underlying Euronext exchanges with its services from one portal instead of from three different

Saville Quits CREST for Computershare

Iain Saville, chief executive of the CREST settlement system, has resigned. He is joining Computershare, the Australian based share registration business now looking to turn the raw data from its transfer agency business into information and analytic products. Saville joins

Eurex Bonds Expands Product Portfolio

Eurex Bonds added a number of products to its portfolio, which include new issues by the KfW (Kreditanstalt fr Wiederaufbau), the European Investment Bank, and individual German states, as well as jumbo Pfandbrief issues. Market makers will provide liquidity in

Omgeo 'Early Adopter' Program Gains Momentum

Omgeo today announced that 17 firms have already signed on as "Early Adopters" of its Omgeo Central Trade Manager (Omgeo CTM) global STP platform, further expanding the capability of Omgeo's community of 6,000 clients. These include six investment managers Lazard

Charles River Development Becomes First Omgeo STP Partner

OmgeoSM today announced the expansion of the STP partnership with Charles River Development (Charles River). Through this agreement, Omgeo will assist Charles River in implementing an interface directly to Omgeo Central Trade Manager (Omgeo CTM), the global solution for central