MTFs & ECNs Archive

May 30, 2012

Tradition venue offers level playing field for spot FX traders

Tradition venue offers level playing field for spot FX traders

Interdealer broker Tradition has launched traFXpure, a new electronic trading platform for spot FX that aims to level the playing field among market participants by eliminating the advantages of technology. read more>

May 23, 2012

SBI Japannext grabs 5% of TSE volumes

SBI Japannext grabs 5% of TSE volumes

Proprietary trading system SBI Japannext broke the 5% barrier in trading volumes on Friday 18 May, the first time a PTS has taken that much share of the trading on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. read more>

May 23, 2012

Chi-X Japan woos brokers with hosted risk controls

Chi-X Japan woos brokers with hosted risk controls

 Proprietary trading system Chi-X Japan has introduced hosted risk controls, which it says will offer cost advantages to brokers and latency-sensitive traders by removing the need to have their own systems.  read more>

May 21, 2012

New Quote MTF service offers DIY dark pool

Pan-European multilateral trading facility Quote MTF has launched QUBE, an outsourced, hosted solution that enables brokers to have Quote build their own MTF or crossing network. read more>

May 11, 2012

Burgundy adopts interoperability as Deutsche Börse tests the water

Burgundy adopts interoperability as Deutsche Börse tests the water

Nordic multilateral trading facility Burgundy has launched interoperable clearing, giving members the choice of whether they want to clear their trades with clearing houses EMCF or SIX x-clear. read more>

May 09, 2012

Size priority on agenda as BATS-Chi-X evolves

Size priority on agenda as BATS-Chi-X evolves

BATS Chi-X Europe could modify one of its dark pools to match orders based on size as the dual multilateral trading facility prepares for a new growth phase following its successful technology integration. read more>

May 08, 2012

Turquoise outpaces BATS-Chi-X growth

Turquoise, the London Stock Exchange-owned multilateral trading facility, has increased daily trading on its platform by over a third in the last year, outstripping growth on nearest rival BATS Chi-X Europe. read more>

May 01, 2012

BATS reports successful Chi-X switch, retains leading position

BATS Chi-X Europe, the dual multilateral trading facility, has completed a successful technology migration while securing its place as the largest trading venue on the continent, according to latest figures. read more>

April 20, 2012

BATS Chi-X Europe execution fees to remain unchanged

BATS Chi-X Europe, the dual pan-European multilateral trading facility, will retain existing trading fees on both its lit order books following the migration of Chi-X Europe to BATS’ technology platform. read more>

April 16, 2012

New Cheuvreux MTF to offer large-sized executions

A new dark pool launched today by CA Cheuvreux will aim to alleviate buy-side “anxiety” about high-frequency trading and offer larger trade sizes than are typically available in other venues. read more>