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ESF Members Vow to Battle On

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

EuroCCP Goes Live at Nasdaq Europe

EuroCCP, the central counterparty (CCP) built and owned by The Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation (DTCC) for the Nasdaq Europe trading platform, went live today. EuroCCP will provide netting and clearing services to trades executed in both US and European

Clearstream Decision Expected Shortly

An official response by Clearstream to the rivals bid from Deutsche Borse and Euroclear is expected on Friday, when the Clearstream board is scheduled to meet. The nature of the response is impossible to predict, but a Clearstream spokesman points

Hucker Strengthens Liberty Ermitage Executive Team

The Liberty Ermitage Group has appointed Mark Hucker as the Group Executive Director Infrastructure responsible for all aspects of operations, finance and compliance, reporting to Ron Mitchell, Chief Executive Officer. He joins from Perpetual where he was Finance Director and

RBC Global Services appoints new Director in London

RBC Global Services, Institutional & Investor Services (IIS) announced the appointment of Simon Coleman as Director of Operations in London, U.K. In his new role, Simon will oversee all aspects of global custody processing in more than 80 worldwide markets.

BoNY Acquires Axe-Houghton Associates ADR Management Business

The Bank of New York announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Core International ADR and Domestic Equity Index institutional investment management businesses of Axe Houghton Associates, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Hoenig Group Inc.