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Kazakhstan’s Stock Exchange Deploys Nasdaq’s Market Surveillance

June 14, 2019

NASDAQ powers the AIFC (Astana International Financial Centre) Exchange since late 2017 with its Matching Engine, the most widely-used matching engine in the world. The Astana International Exchange (AIX) is a regional platform to attract investment to Kazakhstan and the Central Asian Region in order to enable domestic and regional development, through the mobilization of domestic resources and foreign portfolio flows. Formed in 2018 as part of the Astana International Financial Centre, the exchange is owned by AIFC, Goldman Sachs, Shanghai Stock Exchange, the Silk Road Fund and NASDAQ.