BATS EUROPE ANNOUNCES LIVE
TRADING IN DAX 30 STOCKS
ALSO ANNOUNCES UPCOMING ROLLOUT OF ITALIAN, SWISS AND NORDIC SECURITIES
LONDON and KANSAS CITY, MO. – November 20, 2008 – BATS Trading Limited (BATS Europe), a
fully-owned subsidiary of BATS Holdings, Inc., has extended the rollout on its Multilateral Trading Facility
to include DAX 30 (German) stocks.
BATS Europe also announces it is adding trading in Italian, Swiss and Nordic stocks in the coming
“We are pleased to see, in our first 15 days of trading, BATS Europe already experiencing market share
growth while continuing to add participants daily,” said Mark Hemsley, CEO of BATS Europe. “Based on
the tremendous participant response, we are extending our rollout schedule to include even more of the
most actively traded pan-European stocks.”
Firms interested in connecting to the highly efficient, low latency BATS Europe platform should contact
email@example.com or +44.207.012.8920.
In the US, BATS Exchange completed its launch on November 6th and is live in all US-listed symbols. The
firm, which began offering US trading in January 2006, accounted for more than $1.1 trillion in notional
value in October.
BATS Holdings (BATS) is an innovative global financial markets technology company headquartered in
the Kansas City, Mo., area with additional offices in New York and London. The BATS platform was
launched in January 2006 and, operating as BATS Exchange, Inc., is one of the fastest growing, top tier
equity markets in the United States. BATS serves the European market through its London based, FSA-
authorised subsidiary, BATS Trading Limited, which operates a Multilateral Trading Facility for European
securities. The BATS platform is internally developed by a dedicated core team of market and technology
professionals, catering to the needs of the broker-dealer and trading community. BATS … Making
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