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September 28

MarketAxess Holdings Inc.

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MarketAxess shares are up more than 50% this year as tougher regulations are causing Wall Street banks to pull back from buying and selling corporate bonds. MarketAxess, the biggest electronic bond trading platform, is picking up the slack in block trades, with volumes reaching to $42.5 billion in Q2 of 2016 from $26.7 billion in early 2014.   View page

September 27

ICE Clear Singapore

ICE Clear Singapore, the Singapore arm of Intercontinental Exchange, today announced it has approved JPMorgan as a clearing member, effective immediately.  JPMorgan becomes the fourth clearing member as the clearinghouse continues its growth in the Asian markets. View page

September 26

Chris Concannon

Chris Concannon, the CEO of Bats, will become president and COO of the combined company if and when the Chicago Board of Trade completes its acquisition of Bats.  Concannon will succeed Edward L. Provost, who plans to retire at that time.  The agreement between the two exchanges on the acquisition was announced today. View page

September 23

CBOE Holdings Inc.

CBOE Holdings Inc. is reportedly in talks to acquire Bats Global Markets Inc., the ECN that had its long-awaited IPO on April 15.  By purchasing Bats, CBOE would reclaim its (narrow) market-share lead in U.S. options trading from Nasdaq and could potentially gain a foothold in the equities markets. View page

September 22

John Shay

Nasdaq today announced the appointment of John Shay as senior vice president and global head of fixed income and commodities, effective October 11, 2016.  He will report to Hans-Ole Jochumsen, President, Nasdaq. View page

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