The Swiss Stock Exchange confirmed today that it has onboarded Jump Trading Europe B.V. as its first new trading participant this year.
Jump Trading Europe B.V. now joins the 94 participants on the Swiss Stock Exchange, who already profit from the order book quality as well its leading technological trading infrastructure, the announcement said.
“It is our pleasure to welcome Jump Trading Europe B.V. to our exchange and we look forward to further supporting them with our world-class range of services.” Gregor Braun, head sales Switzerland and Europe at the Swiss Stock Exchange, noted.
Jump Trading is a global research and technology-driven trading firm, which has been operating for more than 20 years, trading across all major asset classes. In Europe, the firm has operations in London, Bristol and Amsterdam.
A leading Capital Market in Europe: Switzerland
SIX Swiss Exchange is based in Zurich. It also trades other securities such as Swiss government bonds and derivatives such as stock options.
SIX said in its statement that Switzerland is one of Europe’s leading capital markets and that the Swiss Stock Exchange is the reference market for over 40,000 securities, including some of Europe’s most important blue chip stocks , such as Novartis, Roche and Nestlé. The Swiss Stock Exchange provides liquidity on the lit book and also operates the largest non-displayed pools for Swiss equities, SwissAtMid.
Chicago-headquartered Jump Trading operates as an institutional brokerage company. Founded in 2006, it serves clients in the United States, United Kingdom and Singapore.