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Plans for Joint Moex-EBS USD/RUB Benchmark Rate Fix Postponed Indefinitely

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After two years of discussions, ICAP’s EBS and the Moscow Exchange fail to agree on mutually accepted terms for launching a USD/RUB benchmark fix leading the Russian venue to seek its own independent solution.
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MOEX Reports Strong Q2 Results: Net Profit up 5.2%, FX Volumes Rise 28% to $1.46 Trillion

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Russia’s largest exchange has announced its best quarterly results since its inception in 2011. Higher trading volumes and fees despite tough markets suggests MOEX is a resilient venue on par with the world’s best.
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Saudi Financial Regulator Proposes Controlled Structure for Foreign Ownership

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The much awaited entry of foreign investors into the GCC’s most liquid stock exchange is welcomed, Saudi Arabia’s financial regulator issues new draft proposals for overseas investors with a 10% cap for institutions.
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US Futures Exchange, Eris Exchange, Appoints High-Speed Provider for International Accessibility

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Leading US derivatives exchange, Eris Exchange has chosen low-latency technology provider Perseus Telecom to enhance its global coverage and solutions for risk compliance as the exchange undergoes new developments.
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Euronext Puts SpotLight on Short Maturity Options Offering

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Pan-european multi-asset trading venue extends its derivatives instrument list. Amsterdam-based, Euronext Exchange, launches a new set of Spotlight Options on Euronext NV taking the total offering to twelve.
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Chinese Regulators Vow Futures Market Will Advance by “Leaps and Bounds”

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Officials also call for crackdown after China’s early futures market recorded cases of violations of laws and regulations mainly in market manipulation, fraud, misappropriation of clients’ margins and more.
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Citibank to Exit Retail Banking in Japan, FX Related Corporate Unit to Stay

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According to a report from Reuters, Citibank is looking to sell its retail banking division in Japan. Not being affected and important to the Japanese FX market is that the bank’s corporate unit will remain.
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Dubai Tries to Attract Investors by Lowering the Bar for Professional Status and More

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Dubai is set to strengthen the supervisory and enforcement powers of its financial watchdog to get closer in line with International Standards. Also, creates a new category for $500,000 Qualified Investor Fund.
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South African Investors Gain Exposure to Gold Through Newly Listed Bond on JSE

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The Johannesburg Stock Exchange has issued the world’s first gold bond to give private investors direct exposure on the price movements on the precious metal, the new instrument is backed by Rand Merchant Bank.
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One Four All – Brazil’s BM&FBOVESPA Clearinghouse Commences Operations

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Brazil’s multi-asset trading venue, BM&FBOVESPA, has gone live with a new clearing solution that ramps up the exchange’s offering for users. BM&FBOVESPA Clearinghouse integrates the firm’s current clearing set-up.
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