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October 09, 2015 10:01 AM ET

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Company Overview of BATS Global Markets, Inc.

Company Overview

BATS Global Markets, Inc. operates securities markets in the United States and Europe. It operates stock exchanges that serve as primary listings venues for exchange-traded products facilitating to trade equities across various indices. The company was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Lenexa, Kansas with additional offices in New York and London. BATS Global Markets, Inc. was formerly a subsidiary of Tradebot Systems, Inc.

8050 Marshall Drive

Suite 120

Lenexa, KS 66214

United States

Founded in 2005

170 Employees





Key Executives for BATS Global Markets, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 47
Co-Founder and Chairman
Age: 48
Co-Founder, Global Chief Information Officer, Executive Vice President and Industry Director
Co-Founder, Chief Regulatory Officer and Executive Vice President
Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President and Treasurer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

BATS Global Markets, Inc. Key Developments

BATS Global Markets, Inc. Presents at 8th Annual Global Exchange Leader Conference, Oct-08-2015 01:30 PM

BATS Global Markets, Inc. Presents at 8th Annual Global Exchange Leader Conference, Oct-08-2015 01:30 PM. Venue: Convene Conference Center, 730 Third Avenue (at 45th Street), New york, New York, United States. Speakers: Christopher R. Concannon, Chief Executive Officer and President.

BATS Global Markets, Inc. Announces Appointment of Directors

BATS Global Markets, Inc. announced the hiring of Kal Chan as Director, Market Data Sales, and Robert J. Marrocco as Director of Listings. Mr. Chan, who recently joined BATS, brings eight years of industry experience to the firm. Most recently, Mr. Chan was responsible for sales and account management at Interactive Data 7ticks where he worked with broker-dealers, investment banks and hedge funds to provide end-to-end trading solutions, including trading access and market data. Mr. Marrocco, who recently joined BATS from the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) where he was Associate on the Global Index and Exchange Traded Products team. In his role, he managed new exchange traded product (ETP) listings and supported NYSE Arca’s existing ETP business, liaising with issuers and market makers.

BATS Global Markets Announces Successful Launch of London-Area FX Matching Engine

BATS Global Markets announced the successful launch of its new London-area matching engine on 14 September with $1.2 billion traded (single-count) in the first full week of operation. The new venue will target Europe and Asia and specific FX currency pairs that dominate the European and Asian trading hours. To incentivise customers, all trading for all transactions that take place on the London matching engine will be free until the end of the year. Hotspot will continue to operate its matching engine in the New York area, which is scheduled to migrate from its current site in Jersey City, New Jersey to the Equinix NY5 data centre in Secaucus, New Jersey on 9 November 2015.

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