Further to Service Announcement 001/12032015, the purpose of this announcement is to confirm that on Monday 26 October 2015, European Central Counterparty N.V (“EuroCCP”) will join LCH.Clearnet Ltd and SIX x-Clear Ltd as a provider of Central Counterparty (“CCP”) services to the London Stock Exchange’s SETS and SETSqx order books.
Zürcher Kantonalbank and SIX Payment Services are making a further step in the direction of cashless payment.
SIX Financial Information launched SIX iD, the evolution of its Telekurs iD product.
The Board of Directors of SIX has appointed Jürg Weber as the new Division CEO of SIX Payment Services and thus also as a member of SIX Group Executive Board.
SIX performed well in the first half of 2015. Results improved slightly compared with the previous year.
Swiss financial infrastructure provider SIX Group has set up a fintech incubator to work with startups on evaluating and developing innovative new products and services for the financial services industry.
SIX and Swisscom are collaborating with Swiss banks to introduce a universal mobile payment service for online and offline transactions nationwide.
Deutsche Bourse is wading into the $5.3 trillion a day currency markets with a EUR725 million acquisition of multi-bank FX trading platform 360T.
With Banque Cantonale de Genève (BCGE), Banque Cantonale Vaudoise (BCV), Luzerner Kantonalbank (LUKB) and Raiffeisen four more Swiss banks will offer the peer-to-peer (P2P) payment solution 'Paymit' of SIX nationwide.
SIX Securities Services Ltd is selling SIX SAG Ltd and therefore its business in the areas of share register services and general meetings for third companies.
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