HKEX Archives - The Industry Spread

LME Welcomes Chinese Vice Premier

July 2, 2019

Chinese Vice Premier, Hu Chunhua, yesterday (Tuesday) visited the London Metal Exchange (LME), a member of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX), during his trip to the United Kingdom (UK) for the 10th UK-China Economic and Financial Dialogue (EFD).

Niguel Brooks Appointed as Head of Infrastructure and Operations at HKEX

June 19, 2019

Hong Kong Exchange and Clearing announced earlier this week that it has hired Niguel Brooks as its new head of infrastructure and operations. The infrastructure and operations department is responsible for handling and managing all its application systems. In his new role as head of infra and ops, Brooks will be reporting to Richard Leung, Chief Technology Officer at HKEX.

Avelacom Announced PoP at Thailand’s SET Exchange

May 4, 2019

Avelacom has deployed a PoP (point of presence)  at The Stock Exchange of Thailand’s (SET) data center facilities in order to reduce latency and improve traffic for sell-side and buy-side firms, inter-dealer brokers and market data vendors who wish to directly access Thai markets.

LMAX Digital Obtains DLT License from Gibraltar

April 18, 2019

Launched in May 2018, LMAX Digital is a cryptocurrency operator established by a regulated FX exchange operator and dedicated to institutional clients. The crypto exchange addresses overwhelming demand from existing clients who were looking for reliable deep liquidity on which to trade digital currencies on an institutional scale.

VELA’s DMA Platform Listed in JPX Website with an Eye to Further Expand into APAC

April 2, 2019

VELA, an independent provider of trading and market data technology has announced that its award-winning Direct Market Access (DMA) platform is now available in the Japan Exchange Group (JPX) site in Tokyo region. The access to the Tokyo region through JPX will strengthen the Vela’s presence in the APAC region and also well bodes with the firm’s wider expansion plans in the region to enable clients to trade additional markets, locally and globally.