FTSE Mondo Visione Exchange Index Rides Out Trump's Trade Threats To Be 1.5% Up In May, CME Group, B3 And Cboe Global Markets Top Performers In Month
The strong rise in the FTSE Mondo Visione Exchange Index in May was largely reversed at month-end as the U.S.-China trade conflict escalated, and after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened Mexico with tariffs. Despite this the FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index, which aims to reflect market sentiment and is a key indicator of exchanges performance closed at 54,731.16 on 31 May 2019, 1.5% up on the month, up 10.8% Year-to-Date and 9.7 % over 12 months (all in USD terms).
Global Exchanges Improve In April, FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index Up 4.6% In April, 9.2% Year-to-Date, 6.5% Over 12 Months
Most constituents in the FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index rose in April, with the index, which aims to reflect market sentiment and is a key indicator of exchanges performance closing at 53,937.62 on 30 April 2019, establishing a new closing all-time high.
FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index Up 4.4% In Q1 2019, Down 2.6% In March, Up 0.8% Over 12 Months, Zagreb Stock Exchange Joins FTSE Mondo Visione Index
Markets stabilised in the first quarter of 2019 following a turbulent end to 2018 with the FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index ending the quarter 4.4 per cent higher.
FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index Up 1.7% In February, 7.2% Year-to-Date, As Rising 'Animal Spirits' Continue To Stoke M&A Activity In The Exchange Sector
The continuing consolidation in the exchange sector and positive market sentiment feeding on itself fuelling animal spirits has sustained a rise in the FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index of 7.2% year-to-date.
M&A Activity Sparks Into Life Among Global Exchange Groups As FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index Up By 5.4% In January, Brazil's B3 Up by 24.9%
M&A activity among global exchanges flickered into life at the end of 2018 when large shareholders in Oslo Bors pitched to be bought out by Euronext. In mid January Euronext launched a formal bid to acquire Oslo Bors. The flickering M&A flame became more intense when at the end of January Nasdaq made an offer to acquire Oslo Bors, setting it on a collision course with Euronext. Oslo Børs's board considers Nasdaq's offer the best alternative for all stakeholders and unanim
FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index Down 4.2% In December, Down 0.3% In Q4, Up 4% Over 2018 - CME Group Top Performer In 2018
After a year which saw the FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index reaching record highs, the index ended 2018 in decline. Despite this, the index outperformed the major global indices.
Despite macroeconomic and geopolitical instability, the FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index consolidated October’s modest rise to finish 3.1% up.
Brutal October Sees FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index Up 1%, B3 Leads The Pack With Cboe Global Markets Close Behind In Halloween Rally
While the exchanges sector remained largely muted in October, US exchanges pushed their way into the top half of the FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index despite the Securities and Exchange Commission's decision in October to block exchanges from raising fees on some data products. The SEC decision is being opposed by exchanges.
Muted Q3 Sees FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index Up 0.1%, Down 1.7% In September, Up 9.5% Over 12 Months
Markets were muted during the third quarter with the FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index ending the quarter 0.1 per cent higher. The index remained in negative territory in September losing 1.7 per cent.
Glass Half Full - FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index Up 2.4% In August, Up 6.1% Year-To-Date, Up 15.4% Over 12 Months
This was a "glass half full" month for the exchanges sector. Slightly less than half the constituents of the index ended the month in positive territory with the FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index itself posting a positive return of 2.4%.