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Our evolutionary and harmonised approach with the Nasdaq Financial Framework, delivers robust business functionality across the trade life-cycle, enabling organisations to flexibly trade, clear and settle any financial instrument on the planet from the same solution.

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NASDAQ News archive
Asset Servicing Times
Nasdaq and OPCOM sign new market technology agreement
15 February 2018 | Bucharest | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
The agreement means Nasdaq will deliver new matching engine and clearing technology to OPCOM, Romania's market operator for gas and electricity
Post-trade upgrade on the cards for Saudi Stock Exchange
07 December 2017 | Riyadh | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
Nasdaq will replace Tadawul’s current post-trade registry, depository, clearing and settlement solution
Strate adopts Nasdaq blockchain solution for voting
22 November 2017 | Stockholm | Reporter: Becky Butcher
Nasdaq is set to provide its blockchain electronic voting solution to South African Central Securities Depository (CSD) Strate
Nasdaq acquires eVestment for $705 million
05 September 2017 | New York | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
The acquisition is expected to provide positive returns on capital, as well as enhance Nasdaq's Global Information Services business by allowing the stock exchange to broaden its reach into the buy side
US equity data made more accessible to UK firms
23 August 2017 | London | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
Nasdaq is to offer market data on proprietary US equity feeds via the Equinox London International Business Exchange data centre, LD4
NSE goes live with Nasdaq surveillance solution
17 July 2017 | Lagos | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
Nigerian Stock Exchange has gone live with a new market surveillance platform powered by the Nasdaq SMARTS solution
Nasdaq to support Chilean CSD in post-trade tech
25 May 2017 | Santiago | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
Based on the Nasdaq Financial Framework the solution will replace Depósito Central de Valores’s existing core system
Nasdaq and HKEX strengthen tech relationship
12 April 2017 | New York | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited has extended its relationship with Nasdaq, appointing it to upgrade the infrastructure of its derivatives market
CloudMargin bring Nasdaq Clearing on board collateral platform
13 March 2017 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
CloudMargin has secured Nasdaq Clearing as a user of its web-based collateral and margin management solution
SIX x-clear extends to Nordics
19 January 2017 | Copenhagen | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
SIX x-clear, the clearing arm of SIX Securities Services, has extended its services to the Nasdaq Nordic cash markets, offering an interoperable clearing solution for Denmark, Finland and Sweden...
Nasdaq and SIX partnership still going strong
31 October 2016 | Zurich | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
SIX Swiss Exchange has extended the term of its contract for use of Nasdaq technology...
Dubai bank chooses Nasdaq for GRC
28 July 2016 | Dubai | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
Dubai Islamic Bank has opted for Nasdaq’s Bwise enterprise governance, risk management and compliance solution...
JPX subsidiary adopts Nasdaq matching engine
19 July 2016 | Osaka, Japan | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
The Osaka Exchange (OSE) has gone live with Nasdaq’s next-generation derivatives trading system...
ISE sells for $1.1 billion
01 July 2016 | New York | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
Nasdaq has completed its purchase of the Intercontinental Securities Exchange (ISE) from Deutsche Boerse group for $1.1 billion in cash...
TriOptima completes krona compression cycle
18 April 2016 | London | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
TriOptima has partnered with Nasdaq to complete its first triReduce compression cycle for Swedish krona swaps...
Nasdaq nabs Chi-X chief
29 March 2016 | New York | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
Nasdaq has appointed Tal Cohen, ex-CEO of Chi-X Global to run its North American equities business...
ISE sells for $1.1 billion
10 March 2016 | New York | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
Nasdaq has agreed to acquire the options exchange operator International Securities Exchange (ISE) from Deutsche Börse Group for $1.1 billion...
ASX selects Nasdaq for equities tech upgrade
01 March 2016 | Sydney | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) has mandated Nasdaq to replace its equities and clearing technology platforms...
Nasdaq and Estonia in blockchain project
15 February 2016 | Tallinn | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
Nasdaq will be using blockchain technology to improve e-voting on the Estonain e-Residency platform...
Nasdaq heavyweight to retire
29 January 2016 | New York | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
Lee Shavel is retiring as chief financial officer and executive vice president of corporate strategy at Nasdaq, effective from 31 March...
NSE gets surveillance SMARTS
27 January 2016 | Lagos | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has adopted Nasdaq’s SMARTS market surveillance technology for its compliance platform...
Nasdaq launches Tel Aviv support system
06 January 2016 | Tel Aviv | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
Nasdaq has paired up with the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange in a new venture to support private growth companies in Israel...
Nasdaq Linq in blockchain breakthrough
05 January 2015 | New York | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
Nasdaq has completed the first private securities issuance using blockchain technology in what it has called a ‘proof of concept’ use of the technology, which could reduce risk exposure by 99 percent...
Nasdaq to acquire Canadian alternative trading platform
09 December 2015 | Toronto | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
Nasdaq has agreed to acquire Chi-X Canada, an alternative trading system for the Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Securities, from Chi-X Global...
BIVA adopts Nasdaq technology
06 November 2015 | Mexico City | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
Bolsa Institucional de Valores (BIVA), the new Mexican stock exchange initiative, will use Nasdaq’s X-stream trading technology and SMARTS surveillance system...
Celent predicts remodelling of post-trade landscape
22 October 2015 | Boston | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
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Regulatory upheaval and new market initiatives are set to “fundamentally alter” the post-trade industry in Europe, according to a Celent report, commissioned by Nasdaq...
Retail investor exchange adopts Nasdaq tech
08 October 2015 | Stuttgart | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
German exchange Boerse Stuttgart has chosen to base its new exchange system on Nasdaq's Genium INET trading technology...
Nasdaq’s Sentinel for ASX
02 July 2015 | Sydney | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
The Australian Securities Exchange has selected Nasdaq’s Sentinel post-trade technology to manage risk across clearinghouses...
New global corporate solutions business head at Nasdaq
19 June 2015 | New York | Reporter: Becky Butcher
Nasdaq has appointed Stacie Swanstrom as senior vice president to lead its global corporate solutions business...
APX goes live with new platform
17 March 2015 | Sydney | Reporter: Stephen Durham
Asia Pacific Stock Exchange (APX) has gone live with its new trading platform powered by Nasdaq's X-stream trading technology, as well as Genium FIX to power its APeX trading platform...
Nasdaq launches low-fees experiment
03 February 2015 | New York | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
Nasdaq has begun an experimental fees programme, lowing access fees for 14 key stocks representing both large and small firms on the US equity listings venue...
Nasdaq recruits for index and data products
14 January 2015 | New York | Reporter: Becky Butcher
Nasdaq has appointed Salil Donde as executive vice president and head of global information services...
SGX and Nasdaq stick together to upgrade
05 January 2015 | Singapore | Reporter: Stephanie Palmer
Singapore Exchange (SGX) has further strengthened its relationship with Nasdaq, employing new technologies to upgrade SGX’s derivatives trading and clearing platform...
Rautaruukki fined by NASDAQ OMX Helsinki
01 September 2014 | Helsinki | Reporter: Catherine Van de Stouwe
A warning and a €100,000 fine has been issued to Rautaruukki Corporation for breaching the Rules of the Stock Exchange by NASDAQ OMX Helsinki...
BNY Mellon to keep the US EMIR compliant
28 July 2014 | London | Reporter: Catherine Van de Stouwe
BNY Mellon will provide European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR) compliant clearing and custody services for US treasuries within the NASDAQ OMX Group’s new clearing business...
StatPro's gone Elite with NASDAQ
09 July 2014 | London | Reporter: Catherine Van de Stouwe
StatPro Group has joined NASDAQ’s elite index data partner program...
NASDAQ Dubai hires new CEO
02 August 2013 | Dubai | Reporter: Georgina Lavers
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NASDAQ Dubai exchange has appointed Hamed Ahmed Ali as CEO...
Abu Dhabi bank takes care of NASDAQ
31 May 2013 | Abu Dhabi | Reporter: Georgina Lavers
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The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) has become a direct custodian for NASDAQ-Dubai, providing custody services for all three United Arab Emirates stock markets...
NASDAQ Dubai prepares for Sukuk bonds
28 May 2013 | Dubai | Reporter: Georgina Lavers
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NASDAQ Dubai, the Middle East’s international financial exchange, is preparing to open a platform on which investors can trade Sukuk (Islamic bonds) and conventional bonds...
NASDAQ will balance risk for Poland’s primary CCP
11 February 2013 | Stockholm | Reporter: Georgina Lavers
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The NASDAQ OMX Group will deliver a risk management solution to KDPW_CCP, Poland’s primary securities clearing house and CCP...
LCH.Clearnet acquires IDCG
21 August 2012 | London | Reporter: Jenna Jones
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LCH.Clearnet Group has acquired International Derivatives Clearing Group (IDCG) from the Nasdaq OMX Group, reinforcing its presence in the US...
Nasdaq OMX Nordic plans to broaden offering
04 June 2012 | Stockholm | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
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All Nasdaq OMX Nordic members will be able to trade all of the shares that are listed on the securities trading marketplace Oslo Børs via Nasdaq OMX Stockholm...
Sweden’s NASDAQ to reduce custodian dependency
08 May 2012 | Stockholm | Reporter: Georgina Lavers
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Sweden-based exchange and clearing company NASDAQ OMX Stockholm (OMX STO) set up three clearing funds to mutualise risk, and revised its collateral management structure so as not to rely too heavily on custodians that are also clearing members...
NASDAQ OMX director takes up CDS role in Armenia
01 March 2012 | Yerevan | Reporter: Anna Reitman
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Henri Bergström has taken up the role of chair and member of the supervisory board of NASDAQ OMX Armenia and Central Depository of Armenia by decision of the chair of the country's central bank....
NASDAQ OMX selected by Poland clearing house
14 February 2012 | Stockholm | Reporter: Anna Reitman
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NASDAQ OMX has announced it is selected to deliver its OTC clearing and risk-management system to Polish clearing house KDPW CCP...
Lithuania's CSD in management shake-up
11 January 2012 | Vilnius | Reporter: Anna Reitman
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Shortly after being acquired by Nasdaq OMX, the central securities depository of Lithuania has elected new representatives for the management board...
NASDAQ OMX acquires Lithuania's CSD
03 January 2012 | Vilnius | Reporter: Anna Reitman
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NASDAQ OMX has announced the completion of its acquisition of Lithuania's CSD (CSDL) from the country's central bank...
Nasdaq OMX taps Saladziene as head of Baltic market
28 December 2011 | Stockholm | Reporter: Anna Reitman
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Nasdaq OMX has announced the appointment of Arminta Saladziene as head of the Group's Baltic market...
Nasdaq OMX Nordic interoperable in April 2012
04 October 2011 | Stockholm | Reporter: Anna Reitman
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Nasdaq OMX Nordic has announced its intention to introduce competitive Central Counterparty (CCP) clearing by end of April 2012...
Northern Trust enhance Nordic offering
07 February 2011 | Stockholm | Reporter: Justin Lawson
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Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS), has received approval from the Finansinspektionen (the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority) and the UK Financial Services Authority to offer asset management products and services to investors across the Nordic regi