In a video interview, Robert Cranston, Head Equity Product Management SIX Swiss Exchange, talks about the success
of recently launched initiatives.
In recent months, SIX Swiss Exchange has launched several new initiatives aimed at providing value to its trading
participants and listed companies. In an interview (see below), Rob Cranston, Head Equity Product Management,
presents the initiatives. He points out that in the context of upcoming change in the markets, SIX Swiss Exchange
looks at regulation as an opportunity, citing the launch of SwissAtMid, growing volumes in SLS and current work
on SIX Corporate Bonds.
SwissAtMid allows execution of Swiss
equities in a non-displayed pool at the mid-point of the lit order book of SIX Swiss Exchange.
SLS is a long-standing partnership of SIX Swiss
Exchange with Liquidnet that provides access to the largest pool of buy-side block liquidity in Europe.
SIX Corporate Bonds is a new credit
trading platform that will allow credit traders to efficiently source liquidity in large ticket sizes with
minimal information leakage to the broader market.
In the interview, Rob Cranston also talks about the "Stage" program of SIX Swiss Exchange
aimed at increasing the visibility of listed companies.
supports listed companies in expanding their market presence and visibility among key stakeholders. Issuers
can choose from a variety of "visibility" offers to help achieving an appropriate valuation.