Liquidnet Launches Trading of Brazilian Equities
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 4, 2018--Liquidnet, the global institutional trading network, today announced that its global buy-side community of more than 930 Member firms can now trade Brazilian equities, anonymously through its platform. The launch comes amid significant institutional interest in the Brazilian market, and emerging markets in general.
“Over the past few years, we’ve focused our expansion efforts on emerging markets around the world, including the launches of India, Taiwan and Pakistan,” said Brennan Warble, Head of Americas at Liquidnet. “The introduction of Brazil as our 46th equity market represents a significant addition to this list, as our global Membership can now access two-thirds of the MSCI Emerging Markets Index through Liquidnet.”
The addition of Brazil brings Liquidnet’s global reach to 46 equity markets worldwide and, now, six continents. The launch also marks Liquidnet’s introduction into the South American market as the firm continues to expand in high growth markets, further boosting the number of investment opportunities for its Member base.
Liquidnet is the global institutional trading network where more than 930 of the world’s top asset managers and other like-minded investors come to execute their large trades with maximum anonymity and minimum market impact. Liquidnet approaches every market with the same bold vision to provide a better, more efficient way to trade on a massive scale. It is this focus on size, combined with the strength of its network, disruptive technology, and commitment to transparency, that is revolutionizing the way equities and corporate bonds are traded. For more information, visit www.liquidnet.com and follow us on Twitter @Liquidnet.
©2018 Liquidnet Holdings, Inc. And its subsidiaries. Liquidnet, Inc. Is a member of FINRA/SIPC. Liquidnet Europe Limited is authorized and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority in the UK, is licensed by the Financial Sector Conduct Authority in South Africa, and is a member of the London Stock Exchange and a remote member of the Warsaw Stock Exchange and SIX Swiss Exchange. Liquidnet Canada Inc. Is a member of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada and a member of the Canadian Investor Protection Fund. Liquidnet Asia Limited is regulated by the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission for Type 1 and Type 7 regulated activities and is regulated by the Monetary Authority of Singapore as a Recognized Market Operator. Liquidnet Japan Inc. is regulated by the Financial Services Agency of Japan and is a member of JSDA/JIPF. Liquidnet Australia Pty Ltd. is registered with the Australian Securities and Investment Commission as an Australian Financial Services Licensee, AFSL number 312525, and is registered with the New Zealand Financial Markets Authority as a Financial Service Provider, FSP number FSP3781.
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