SIX Swiss Exchange was present at TradeTech 2017 which took place in Paris on 25 and 26 of April. During the event, The Trade filmed an interview with Tony Shaw, Director London Office SIX Swiss Exchange. In the interview, Tony Shaw reflects on the figures recorded by SIX Swiss Exchange during the first quarter of 2017, pointing out various reasons for the good volumes and especially an increase in market share, which rose from 65% to 67%.
Furthermore, Tony Shaw mentions the latest figures for SIX Swiss Exchange At Midpoint and the reasons for its success. After its launch in October 2016, SwissAtMid has reached a new record high every month. It allows execution of Swiss equities in a non-displayed pool at the mid-point of the lit order book of SIX Swiss Exchange. To support the understanding how SwissAtMid works and how participants can enjoy its numerous benefits, SIX Swiss Exchange has produced a clip.
Finally, Tony Shaw talks about the challenges for the Swiss exchange and its participants in regard to the upcoming regulatory changes in form of MiFID 2 and the Swiss Financial Market Infrastructure Act (FMIA, i.e. FinfraG (Finanzmarktinfrastrukturgesetz) in German), and how the exchange is helping its members to prepare for these changes.
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SIX Swiss Exchange offers the best order book quality in the world for Swiss securities. As the reference market for over 40'000 securities and home market for some of Europe's most important blue chip stocks such as Novartis, Roche or Nestlé, trading participants benefit from outstanding liquidity. In addition, participants of the Swiss stock exchange trade with one of the world's most advanced and fastest trading technology.