EUROPE - Deutsche Börse and Eurex are to launch a Dutch segment in Q4 as part of its ‘Global Markets Concept'.
The move follows this week’s launch of the US segment, covering regional equities, index funds, and equity options.
Deutsche Börse has enlisted the support of Van der Moolen and AOT Stock Specialist to provide binding quotes for all Dutch securities in the Dow Jones Euro STOXX 50. Eurex - the derivatives exchange - is already trading eight Dutch stock options.
By Madhu Kalia
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