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01/17 Exchange Newswire

ICE : NYSE will launch its fourth US stock exchange, NYSE National, during 2Q18; according to Reuters.

BME : MEFF to launch new FX futures contracts this year, called FX Rolling Spot Future (xRollin), thus expanding the range of assets it currently offers its members and investors.

CME Henry Hub NatGas volume surpassed 1m contracts traded for first time on 12-Jan-2018.

NDAQ : a Swedish court rejected an attempt by the country's competition watchdog to fine several NDAQ units about $3.9m for abusing their dominance; according to LAW360.

B3 : ESMA clarified that the absence of an equivalence decision taken with respect to a third country's trading venue indicates that the Commission has currently no evidence that the EU trading with shares admitted to trading in that third country’s regulated markets can be considered systematic, regular and frequent. Consequently, trading in such shares is exempted from the trading obligation.

MCX reported 3Q net profit of ₹ 188m (-45% y/y) on net income of ₹765m (-23% y/y) and expenses of ₹509m (-5.5% y/y). Reported by MoneyControl.

BSE BoD approved a buyback proposal of up to ₹1.66b (10% of net-worth), at a price not exceeding Rs1,100  from the open market. Reported by India Info Line.

BSE : Marketplace Tech Infra Services (MTISPL) and Thomson Reuters signed an MoU to avail the TR's powered solutions, proTRade, i3 Algos and Bracket Order; a move which will help bourse's members trade more efficiently. Reported by The Economic Times.

Philippine SE (PSE) will by Tata Consultancy Services’ 8% in Philippine Dealing System Holdings Corporation (PDS Holdings) for P152m. Reported by Deal Street Asia.

DFM launched the Allocation Account mechanism as part of its continuous efforts to create the mechanisms and services that support the trading activity of various market participants.