Bloomberg Launches Trading Platform for Bonds in Mauritius

Bloomberg Launches Trading Platform for Bonds in Mauritius

April 3, 2018

Bloomberg today announces the launch of the Bloomberg E-Bond trading and market surveillance system, a new electronic trading system for Mauritian government bonds.

Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority Adopts New Bond Issuance System Using Bloomberg

Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority Adopts New Bond Issuance System Using Bloomberg

March 28, 2018

The Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority (SAMA) has successfully completed the development of a SAMA bills and Murabahas issuance system using Bloomberg’s Auction System. This will facilitate the participation of local and international banks operating in the Kingdom in the primary market for bills and Murabahas, one of the most common Islamic financing structures. SAMA has concluded its first issuance using the new system.

Taiwan’s First China Fixed Income ETFs Adopt Bloomberg Barclays China Indices

Taiwan’s First China Fixed Income ETFs Adopt Bloomberg Barclays China Indices

February 8, 2018

Bloomberg, the global index provider, announced today that two leading Taiwanese ETF providers, Yuanta Securities Investment Trust Company and Fubon Asset Management, have adopted Bloomberg Barclays’ China Aggregate Index as the underlying indices for the first China bond ETFs to debut in Taiwan.

Bloomberg and CMi2i Join Forces on Investor Relations Solutions

Bloomberg and CMi2i Join Forces on Investor Relations Solutions

October 16, 2017

Bloomberg and CMi2i announce today that CMi2i’s shareholder identification analysis can be accessed through Bloomberg’s investor relations (“IR”) functionality within the Bloomberg Terminal.

Bloomberg Receives Authorisation to Operate a MiFID II ARM

Bloomberg Receives Authorisation to Operate a MiFID II ARM

September 29, 2017

Bloomberg Data Reporting Services Limited (BDRSL) has today received authorisation, effective 3 January 2018, from the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) for its Approved Reporting Mechanism (ARM).

Bloomberg Receives FCA Approval For MIFID II MDP Testing

July 17, 2017

Bloomberg Data Reporting Services Limited (BDRSL) has received approval from the UK FCA to start testing its MiFID II ARM and APA for trade reporting with the FCA’s Market Data Processor system (MDP).

Bloomberg B-PIPE to Provide Source Data to Calculate NZFMA Closing Reference Rates

July 17, 2017

NZFMA, the professional body for institutional banking in New Zealand, is now using the B-PIPE rates in its end-of-day market rates calculation. The provision of closing rate market reference rate data that is electronically calculated from B-PIPE delivers significant improvements to market accuracy and transparency.

Bloomberg Trading System for Romanian Government Bonds Officially Launched

May 23, 2017

Bloomberg and the Ministry of Public Finance of Romania announce that the Bloomberg E-Bond trading system, a new electronic trading system for Romanian local currency government bonds and bills is the official platform used by the Ministry of Public Finance to assess the market-making performance of the primary dealers.

Danske Bank Asset Management Adopts Bloomberg’s Liquidity Assessment Tool

Danske Bank Asset Management Adopts Bloomberg’s Liquidity Assessment Tool

May 9, 2017

Danske Bank Asset Management adopts Bloomberg’s liquidity assessment tool, or LQA, to measure liquidity risk and adhere to various EU regulations.

AB Selects Bloomberg’s Evaluated Pricing for U.S. Fixed Income Securities

AB Selects Bloomberg’s Evaluated Pricing for U.S. Fixed Income Securities

May 1, 2017

Bloomberg’s evaluated pricing service, BVAL, was selected by AllianceBernstein (AB) to benchmark and corroborate end-of-day values for their U.S. fixed income portfolio investments.

New Technologies Jump Start Data Management Solutions in 2017

New Technologies Jump Start Data Management Solutions in 2017

April 12, 2017

Data, Risk and Compliance Specialists in Asia identify web, cloud-based and quant tools as significant change makers in data management

Intesa Sanpaolo Selects Bloomberg IFRS 9 SPPI Data to Streamline Adoption of New Accounting Standard

Intesa Sanpaolo Selects Bloomberg IFRS 9 SPPI Data to Streamline Adoption of New Accounting Standard

April 3, 2017

Intesa Sanpaolo is using accounting data from Bloomberg to comply with IFRS 9, a new accounting standard that takes affect in January 2018. Bloomberg’s IFRS 9 data automates the process of performing the SPPI test.