Sovereign wealth funds may have weathered market volatility better than feared, with new research from the International Forum of Sovereign Wealth Funds (IFSWF) and State Street Corporation highlighting that many fund portfolios were already overweight cash and underweight equities in the run-up to the pandemic crisis.
Intercontinental Exchange, a leading operator of global exchanges and clearing houses and provider of data and listings services, has reported record March and first quarter 2020 trading volume, related revenue statistics and provided an updated operating expense outlook.
Trading turnover on the Swiss Stock Exchange was up +15.2 per cent on the previous month in January and reached CHF128.1 billion.
The concerns over a slowing global economic environment hit by and US-China trade tensions, weak eurozone growth and prolonged Brexit uncertainty, knocked flotations and equity raising on the London Stock Exchange last year.
The total value of trading in equities on the GPW Main Market was PLN 5.4 billion in November 2019, representing a decrease of 14.7 per cent year on year.
Average daily volume (ADV) on Tradeweb in September 2019 set a new record of USD872.0 billion, an increase of 47.3 per cent year-on-year (YoY). During the month, Tradeweb also set several new individual records for US government bonds, mortgages, US credit, credit derivatives and European ETFs.
Electronic marketplace operator Tradeweb has reported a new quarterly record for average daily volume (ADV) of USD753.8 billion, representing an increase of 39.6 per cent.
Singapore Exchange (SGX) has reported a Q3 FY2019 net profit of SGD99.7 million (SGD100.5 million), against revenues of SGD228.8 million (SGD222.2 million).
OKEx, a Malta-based digital asset exchange, recorded 223 per cent growth in monthly trading volume in the two months following its launch.
Europe’s leading ETF providers, including Invesco, iShares, SPDR, DWS and Lyxor, have joined forces to provide investors with a ‘consolidated tape’ of aggregate ETF trading data in one place for the first time.