Licensed overseas financial markets operating in Australia

Listed below are the overseas financial markets that have been licensed to operate in Australia by the Minister in accordance with Chapter 7 of the Corporations Act. See also licensed domestic financial markets.

You can download a PDF version of the licence instrument for each facility listed.

We add to this list when new licences are approved.

LicenseeDescription of market

ICE Futures Europe

Market in derivatives.

Wholesale and retail participation.

Compensation arrangements in accordance with UK regulatory requirements

For more information go to www.theice.com.

London Metal Exchange

- Variation notice 22 September 2014

- Variation notice 9 April 2013

Market in derivatives.

Wholesale and retail participation.

Compensation arrangements in accordance with UK regulatory requirements.

For more information, go to www.lme.com

Eurex Frankfurt AG

Market in derivatives. Wholesale and retail participation. Compensation arrangements in accordance with German regulatory requirements.

For more information go to www.eurexchange.com

Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Inc (CME)

- Original licence

- Variation notice 31 January 2008

Market in derivatives.

Wholesale and retail participation.

Compensation arrangements in accordance with US regulatory requirements.

For more information, go to www.cme.com

ICAP Europe Limited

- cancellation of licence 30 March 2007

This licence has been cancelled by the Minister at the request of ICAP Europe Limited. The FRA-cross market ceased to operate on 13 November 2006.

Reuters Transaction Services Limited

- Original licence

- Variation to licence, commenced 1 November 2005

- Variation to licence commenced 24 June 2014

The market trades the classes of finanical products described in clause 5 of the licence.

Wholesale participation.

For more information, go to www.reuters.com

Board of Trade of the City of Chicago Inc (CBOT)

- Original licence

- Variation notice 17 December 2009

Market in derivatives.

Wholesale and retail participation.

Compensation arrangements in accordance with US regulatory requirements.

For more information, go to www.cbot.com

ICE Futures U.S., Inc.

Market in derivatives.

Wholesale and retail participation.

Compensation arrangements in accordance with US regulatory requirements.

For more information, go to https://www.theice.com/futures-us

360 Treasury Systems AG

Market in foreign exchange contracts, foreign exchange derivatives and commodity derivatives.

Professional Investor participation

For more information go to www.360t.com

Bloomberg Trading Facility Limited

Market in debentures of a body, government debentures or bonds, interest rate derivatives, credit derivatives, equity derivatives and foreign exchange derivatives.

Professional investor participation.

For more information, go to https://www.bloomberg.com/professional/product/multilateral-trading-facility/

State Street Global Markets International Limited

The markets known as FX Connect MTF and Currenex MTF, trading in foreign exchange contracts and foreign exchange derivatives.

Professional investor participation.

For more information go to https://www.currenexmtf.com/ or https://www.fxconnectmtf.com/

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Last updated: 09/04/2013 12:00