As an operator of financial market infrastructure, SIX supports the intention of the Federal Council to regulate financial market infrastructure and derivatives trading through a law. SIX recognizes that the legislation proposed at the beginning of September is pragmatic and feasible, and that it is largely based on international standards.
SIX Securities Services - the Swiss international post-trade services provider- and Euroclear Bank - the Brussels-based international depository - today announced a cooperation initiative to provide more cost- and risk-efficient fund services to Swiss investors.
BNP Paribas Fortis and SIX Payment Services are promising to bust the Bancontact/Mister Cash monopoly in Belgium by launching their own one-stop payments shop for merchants, covering everything from terminals to acquiring services.
Oberthur Technologies (OT), a world leader in digital security solutions for the mobility space, today announced the extension and the strengthening of the partnership started in 2010 with SIX Payment Services, Switzerland's leading card processor.
SIX Financial Information emphasizes its dedication to providing an innovative and targeted ASP solution to the financial industry with the new release of the VDF Event Diary.
SIX increases its results in the first half of 2014 thanks to significant operational progress.
Today sees the launch of the yoximo mobile payment terminal, which represents a technological advancement for SIX in the field of mobile terminals for cashless payments.
SIX is to establish a central trade repository for derivative transactions in cooperation with Swiss banks.
The General Meeting of SIX Shareholders elected Dr Patrik Gisel, Lorenz von Habsburg Lothringen and Søren Mose to the Board of Directors. They replaced Christoph Gabriel, Dr Pierin Vincenz and Eduardo Leemann, who did not stand for re-election.
Since 2 May 2014 SIX operates the new Swiss money market trading platform. The Swiss National Bank (SNB) uses the SIX trading platform to execute all monetary policy transactions and to auction Confederation bonds and registered money market claims.
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