Market Infrastructure

Clearstream To Establish Direct Link With HKMA

Clearstream Banking Luxembourg and the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) have announced their agreement to develop a direct link between the HKMA's Central Moneymarkets Unit (CMU) and the settlement system of Clearstream Banking Luxembourg. Scheduled to go live in January

EBA Chooses SIA to Build Payments Clearing House

The EBA (Euro Banking Association) on occasion of its General Meeting held in Verona on May 24, 2002 decided to appoint SIA (Societ Interbancaria per l'Automazione) as the technology partner to build and operate the new pan European Automated Clearing

NeoNet Offers Electronic Access to NASDAQ

NeoNet, a provider of real time equity trading services for institutional investors and broker dealers, today announced that it now offers electronic trading access to NASDAQ via its exchange network. Through the company's electronic exchange network, clients enjoy a single

London Stock Exchange Establishes Nordic Presence

The London Stock Exchange announced today that it has established a local presence for the Nordic region, following 12 months of intense marketing activity and an increasing commitment to the region. The new representative office, to be based in Stockholm,

HKEx And LSE Discuss Collaboration

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx) and the London Stock Exchange are working together to make it easier for companies to list in both Hong Kong and the United Kingdom. In addition, the exchanges plan to introduce the trading

DTCC Launches Repository for Annuity Data

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) announced today that it plans to launch an automated, central repository for annuity product information and specifications designed to speed up and streamline the sale of both variable and fixed annuities for the

Monte Titoli Links With DTCC

Monte Titoli, the Italian central securities depository, has opened an electronic link with The Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation's (DTCC) in the United States. The aim is to improve the clearance and settlement of U.S. stocks traded in Italy. The

SunGard Confirms GSTPA Deal

GSTP AG confirmed today that it had, as expected, appointed SunGard as its new facilities manager following the ending of its relationship with the axion4 consortium. SunGard will now host and operate the Transaction Flow Manager (TFM) for the GSTP