18 August 2017
visit www.avoka.com

Winnipeg exchange re-named ICE Futures Canada

02 January 2008  |  3188 views  |  0 Source: IntercontinentalExchange

IntercontinentalExchange (NYSE: ICE), a leading global exchange operator and over-the-counter (OTC) energy marketplace, announced that its Winnipeg Commodity Exchange (WCE) subsidiary will be known as ICE Futures Canada, effective January 1, 2008.

The new name is in line with ICE's other futures subsidiaries, ICE Futures U.S. and ICE Futures Europe.

WCE was established in 1887 and today offers futures and options contracts on canola, domestic feed wheat and western barley. ICE acquired Winnipeg Holdings Inc. and the all-electronic WCE on August 28, 2007. All trading on the exchange transitioned to the ICE electronic platform on December 10, 2007.

"Following the successful integration into the ICE family, WCE will take on the ICE brand in 2008, enabling us to fully leverage the resources of our company as well as bring together the diverse range of products ICE offers on a global platform," said ICE Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey C. Sprecher.

WCE is Canada's only agricultural commodity exchange and North America's first fully electronic agricultural exchange. Its Canola futures contract is the world's leading canola contract. More information about trading WCE products on ICE can be found on the ICE website.

Comments: (0)

Comment on this story (membership required)

Related company news

 

Related blogs

Create a blog about this story (membership required)
visit www.worldpaymentsreport.comdownload the paper nowvisit www.dorsum.eu

Top topics

Most viewed Most shared
Mobile contactless spending accelerating in UKMobile contactless spending accelerating i...
7368 views comments | 21 tweets | 22 linkedin
Norwegian banks and startups form fintech clusterNorwegian banks and startups form fintech...
7233 views comments | 19 tweets | 23 linkedin
hands typing furiouslyWhy Blockchain Might Not Be The Future For...
5972 views 1 | 5 tweets | 3 linkedin
RBS to bring Silicon Valley to EdinburghRBS to bring Silicon Valley to Edinburgh
5820 views comments | 10 tweets | 7 linkedin
Apple sidelined as Beijing transit system launches payments appApple sidelined as Beijing transit system...
5797 views comments | 11 tweets | 9 linkedin

Featured job

£100-120K Basic dependent on experience plus subst...
London

Find your next job