Bats Europe is the brand name of Bats Trading Limited, a Recognized Investment Exchange regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, and a subsidiary of Bats Global Markets Inc., a leading operator of stock and options markets in the US and Europe.
Bats Europe offers trading in more than 5,500 securities across 15 major European markets via one platform and under one rule book. In addition, Bats Europe’s innovative smart order routing service, provided through its FCA-authorized broker subsidiary, allows cost-effective access to 13 primary exchanges as well as MTFs.
SIX x-clear Ltd offers clearing in all pan-European markets with the exclusion of Spain.
Based in London, Bats Europe supports competition and drives innovation in the European equities markets. Bats Europe’s trading participants receive world-class support including sophisticated technical port services with real-time monitoring of latency, trading activity, network connectivity and risk management.
Bats Europe, which became a Recognized Investment Exchange (RIE) in May 2013, is the largest European equities exchange by market share and value traded, and represents the combination in 2011 of the two leading pan-European multilateral trading facilities (MTFs), BATS Europe and Chi-X Europe. Bats Europe is the first MTF to make the transition to full RIE status.
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