MarketAxess, an Internet-based, multi-dealer trading platform for credit products, has announced the addition of Barclays Bank as a participating dealer. MarketAxess now offers a central pool of aggregated liquidity from thirteen top global debt dealers. Member dealers Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley went live with investor clients on MarketAxess Europe, Ltd., the company’s European platform, during the second quarter. With the new dealer additions, MarketAxess Europe credit product inventory now regularly exceeds 20 billion euros per day.
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