Mostly… fixed income and cross product eTrading

November 15, 2007

Markit buys iTraxx and ABX indices

Filed under: 2015 — holky @ 3:52 pm

from EFN, MarkIt buying IIC (now) from abn, barclays, dbn, deutsche, deutsche boerse, dresdner, goldmans, hsbc, jp, ms, ubs … and CDS IndexCo indices (by end of year) from abn, bofa, barclays, bears, bnp, citi, csfb, deutsche, goldmans, hsbc, jp, lehmans, merrills, morgans, ubs, wachovia.



  1. Just a thought, but could Markit be the people to bring project utility to fruition???

    Comment by John Greenan — November 19, 2007 @ 5:59 pm

  2. These index products will be show to be absolutely inaccurate and useless. All in time… created by those banks for no reason other than creating a spread product because the underlying began commoditization. Oh how the regulators will soon flock.

    Comment by lacidar — November 30, 2007 @ 2:58 am

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