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Transforming Markets, Driven by Demand.

May 19, 2019

In April 2019, the Swiss stock exchange saw activity in its non-displayed liquidity pool increase again, as a growing number of trading participants enjoy the benefits of SwissAtMid more frequently and to a greater extent. Compared to the previous month, the number of transactions rose by 57% to a total of 116’190, while trading turnover soared by even 63%to reach CHF 3’156.8 million. As a result, SwissAtMid retains the leading market share in non-displayed trading of Swiss equities, with 39.4% and enabled participants to enjoy price improvements of CHF 741’480 in April.

DGCX to Launch Base Metals Product Suite

March 11, 2019

The Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange (DGCX) and Dubai Commodities Clearing Corporation (DCCC) today announced an expansion to their existing portfolio of metals products with the launch of new base metal products. The two new products, Aluminium Futures and Zinc Futures, will go live on Friday 22nd March, 2019.