BGC Partners, Inc., a leading global brokerage company servicing the wholesale financial and real estate markets, today announced that its subsidiary BGC Derivative Markets, L.P. has launched operations as a Swap Execution Facility, consistent with the derivatives trading regulations under the Dodd-Frank Act.
Nasdaq OMX has struck a deal to buy electronic US Treasuries trading platform eSpeed from BGC Partners for $750 million in cash.
iTB Holdings, Inc., a leading software provider for institutional fixed income traders, today announced it has signed an agreement with leading global brokerage company BGC, enabling it to connect directly to BGC's proprietary US government bond trading platform, eSpeed.
BGC Partners (Australia) Pty Limited (BGC) has paid a penalty of $45,000 to comply with an infringement notice given to it by the Markets Disciplinary Panel (MDP) for intentionally withholding the entry of Buy and Sell orders on the ASX 24 Market to enable them to transact with one another, which potentially precluded other participants from participating as counterparty to the orders.
FlexTrade Systems, a global leader in broker-neutral, multi-asset execution and order management systems, today announced its FlexTrader EMS is certified to trade US treasuries as a member of the BGC Partners Preferred Vendor Program.
BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) ("BGC Partners" or "BGC"), a leading global brokerage company primarily servicing the world's largest financial institutions, today announced that it has launched BGC Trader for Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities ("TIPS"), available exclusively to primary dealers.
National Futures Association (NFA) and BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP - News), ("BGC Partners," "BGC," or "the Company"), a leading global brokerage company primarily servicing the wholesale financial markets, today announced that they have entered into an agreement that paves the way for NFA to perform regulatory services for BGC's planned swap execution facility (SEF).
Thomson Reuters announced today that BGC Partners (NASDAQ: BGCP), a leading global brokerage company servicing the wholesale financial markets, has gone live with non-deliverable options (NDOs) on Thomson Reuters trade notification service, Thomson Reuters Trade Notification.
TradingScreen, the leading provider of execution management systems (EMS), today announced that its first clients have begun to trade U.S. Treasury securities using eSpeed technology offered by BGC Partners L.P. and the family of its affiliated company ("BGC"), a global leader in servicing the wholesale financial markets.
BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP), ("BGC Partners" or "BGC" or "the Company"), a leading global brokerage company primarily servicing the wholesale financial markets, today announced the appointment of Mark Benfield as Executive Managing Director and Director of BGC Market Data, one of the world's leading market data providers and a subsidiary of BGC Partners
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