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Echelon, BLG team up to create “capital pool company”

Platform-traded funds benefit from a less costly trading process

Echelon, BLG team up to create “capital pool company”

Aequitas is adding fund companies and dealers to the platform, including a number of carrying brokers

Echelon, BLG team up to create “capital pool company”

The exchange’s focus on liquidity, investor access and efficiency were deciding factors in Invesco’s decision to list its new ETF on the trading platform

Transition to shorter T+2 settlement now underway

The upstart stock exchange has captured 4% to 6% of trade volume in Canada

The proposed ETF “will be the first in a series of new listings” that Aequitas NEO is expecting in the months ahead

Aequitas is proposing an alternative to TMX’s system but claims that it’s prevented from launching this solution

Any Canadian mutual fund provider that signs up with Aequitas PTF Connect will be able to offer PTFs to clients when the service goes live in Q1 2016

  • By: Jade Hemeon
  • November 12, 2015 November 12, 2015
  • 13:40

Jos Schmitt says the company is looking to compete on more than just costs

The nascent exchange is promising a “superior experience” for issuers and investors alike compared with other Canadian stock exchanges

The technology is designed to protect orders from predatory trading