SWX Group

SWX Group

A holding company for exchanges and financial companies. It is primarily known for owning the Swiss Exchange; it also holds partial ownership in a number of other exchanges, including EUREX and STOXX. It was founded in 2001.
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Swedish real-time equity execution services provider NeoNet AB said on Tuesday (17 February) that it would offer trading in Swiss blue chip stocks through its membership at virt-x, the London-based subsidiary of the Swiss stock exchange SWX Group.
Hunziker had served as chairman of the SWX group since December 2000 and as CEO of the pan-European blue chip market, virt-x, since February 2001.
Peter Gomez, Chairman SWX Group and Chairman Eurex, said: "SWX Group is extremely pleased to be opening another chapter in Eurex's success story along with our partner Deutsche Borse.
Our contribution to the ISE acquisition demonstrates the SWX Group's strategic commitment to leveraging and expanding its international partnerships," said Peter Gomez, Chairman of the SWX Group.
Jurg Spillmann, Head of the SWX Group Executive Committee and Deputy CEO of Eurex added: "The expansion of the combined liquidity network of the fully electronic exchanges Eurex and ISE will further enhance the leadership position by our joining forces.
STOXX Limited is a joint venture between Deutsche Boerse AG, Dow Jones & Company, and SWX Group.