Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) is buying Trayport, a trading technology firm focused on the European energy markets, from BGC Partners for $650 million in stock.
BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) ("BGC Partners," "BGC," or "the Company"), a leading global brokerage company servicing the financial and real estate markets, today announced the appointment of Eric T. Hirschhorn to the role of Chief Information Officer ("CIO"), reporting to Shaun D. Lynn, President of BGC, effective immediately.
Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, and BGC Partners, Inc., a leading global brokerage company servicing the financial and real estate markets, today announced a strategic agreement to expand customer access to over-the-counter (OTC) pricing data.
Interactive Data Corporation today announced an agreement with BGC Partners, Inc. to provide BGC's globally available Over-the-Counter (OTC) asset class data via its Consolidated Feed and through the 7ticks network.
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.
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