Liquidnet’s First Half 2010 Asia Business Highlights
Liquidnet posted there first half results July 26. Here are the Asia highlights.
Liquidnet continues to set records for principal traded in Asia-Pacific equities, with US$6.9 billion traded across six core markets including Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Singapore, South Korea and Hong Kong and representing more than 180 global buy-side members trading Asia-Pacific equities.
Trading in Asia during the first half of 2010 represented an increase of 98% (in US$ terms) year-over-year.
Liquidnet‟s growth in Asia has been underpinned by a number of high-profile industry awards including Best Crossing Network 2010 and Best Electronic Trading Platform 2009 in the Asia Asset Management Awards, and Best Electronic Trading Platform 2009 and Dark Pool of the Year in the Asian Banker Awards.