Spanish energy broker CIMD has added to its existing voice operations with the launch of Trayport’s hybrid electronic trading platform. Trading in the Iberian energy market has shown an increase during the first half of 2005. The underlying strength of the Spanish market has been boosted by factors such as the continued development of the adjacent French markets and the rise in sophistication of the trading infrastructure of pan-European energy traders. Trayport’s GlobalVision Broker Trading System enables Grupo CIMD to take advantage of the increased interest in this market by streamlining access to prices, providing a vehicle for quickly moving in and out of positions, and offering an interface that integrates into price makers’ trading engines.
A report by broking group Marsh examines the repercussions from the administration of the South Korean company, which filed for bankruptcy protection at the end of August.
Global research by C2FO suggests that smaller businesses are less concerned with the repercussions of Brexit and the upcoming US presidential election.
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Early-stage merger and acquisition deals in Asia-Pacific show nearly 10% year-on-year growth in recent months.