Market Infrastructure

Clearnet Beats LCH to Act as CCP to MTS

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

Copenhagen Stock Exchange Adopts Computershare's SMARTS

Copenhagen is the latest Nordic stock exchange to take Computershare's SMARTS as the basis for its market surveillance. The deal strengthens Computershare's relationship with exchanges around the world, and marks a firm commitment to market surveillance in the NOREX countries.

Asia Global Crossing Postpones Earnings Release

Confidence in Global Crossing, the telecommunications company to which SWIFT out sourced its network provision last year, took another dive today with news that Asia Global Crossing had postponed release of its 2001 earnings data another week to February 26.

JP Morgan Chase Chooses Qwest as Telecoms Supplier

Undeterred by the embarrassment Global Crossing caused SWIFT by plunging into Chapter 11, JP Morgan Chase has signed up Qwest Communications to provide its worldwide operations with secure telecommunications services. Qwest's network services will enable JPMorgan Chase to use data