News - SIX welcomes new trading participant
Today, Criterion Arbitrage & Trading B.V. started as a trading participant on the Swiss stock exchange. Established in
2011 and located in Amsterdam, the company engages in market making and various arbitrage strategies in listed
derivatives on the European cash and derivatives markets.
Gregor Braun, Head Sales Switzerland & Europe, Securities & Exchanges, SIX: "We are happy to welcome Criterion
Arbitrage & Trading B.V. on our exchange and wish them successful trading!"
Criterion Arbitrage & Trading B.V. is the fourth new
participant joining in 2018, following
Credit Suisse AG,
Gair Loch Enterprises
und XTX Markets Ltd
SIX offers excellent trading conditions and outstanding liquidity across a wide range of attractive trading segments.
At present, 100 participants enjoy our outstanding order book quality for Swiss securities as well as our
technologically leading and reliable trading infrastructure.
Quality begins with an attractive range of services
To strengthen the attractiveness of trading on the Swiss exchange and of the Swiss financial market, SIX caters to the
needs of its clients with various initiatives. In 2018 alone, it introduced innovative
functionalities for order entry, pioneered technological
solutions like the launch of the first international
microwave-based trading network in Europe and provided
participants with an additional cost-efficient connectivity solution via its
Frankfurt Access Point.
Become a trading participant in 4 weeks' time
For new participants, we guarantee a simple and transparent "onboarding" procedure that under ideal
circumstances is completed within the space of four weeks. We support you competently and reliably during the entire
process. The Onboarding factsheet[pdf]
provides a compact overview of the connectivity process and all relevant milestones. Find out more in our
Participants factsheet[pdf] and on
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