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Nikko AM to Adopt SGX’s Index Edge for ETF Listing

October 25, 2019

SGX Index Edge is being licensed to Nikko Asset Management (Nikko AM), one of Asia’s largest asset managers, who will adopt the index for exchange-traded fund (ETF) listing. Singapore Exchange’s iEdge-FactSet Global Internet Index was developed in partnership with FactSet in
order to build a suite of indices aimed at capturing global, transformational trends, while offering investment opportunities in businesses impacted by these trends.

SEC Explains Differences Between Brokers and Investment Advisors

October 7, 2019

An investment advisor, Clayton noted, “generally manages your account. The advisor can advise you to buy, sell, or hold the securities and the advisor can make some of or all of those decisions for you.” As such, an investment advisor has more decision-making power than does the broker.

Turkish Broker Gedik Deploys Horizon Platform

May 3, 2019

Gedik Investment, a Borsa Istanbul-listed non-bank brokerage house founded in 1991, has deployed Horizon Software’s platform for futures market making, auto-hedging, and algorithmic execution on Borsa Istanbul for single stock options and futures, index options and futures, and FX futures.