Headquarters: Sydney, NSW, Australia
CEO: Mr. Dominic John Stevens B.Com., BCom (Hons)
AUD as of April 1, 2022
The Australian Securities Exchange, often abbreviated as ASX, is the primary stock exchange in Australia. It operates the trading of securities on the market, including company shares, futures, and derivatives, and traded funds, and also works as a clearinghouse and payments system facilitator.
ASX Limited operates as a multi-asset class and integrated exchange company in Australia and internationally. The company provides listings, trading, clearing, settlement, technical and information services, and other post-trade services; securities and derivatives exchange, and ancillary services; and central counterparty clearing services. It also operates markets for a range of asset classes, including equities, fixed income, commodities, and energy; provides data and technology services to intermediaries, banks, information vendors, and software developers to enable them to make decisions, offer services to their clients, and connect with one another; and is involved in the registry, depository, and settlement activities, as well as delivery-versus-payment clearing of financial products. The company was founded in 1987 and is based in Sydney, Australia.
Australian Securities Exchange Ltd or ASX, is an Australian public company that operates Australia's primary securities exchange, the Australian Securities Exchange (sometimes referred to outside of Australia as, or confused within Australia as, The Sydney Stock Exchange, a separate entity). The ASX was formed on 1 April 1987, through incorporation under legislation of the Australian Parliament as an amalgamation of the six state securities exchanges, and merged with the Sydney Futures Exchange in 2006. Today, ASX has an average daily turnover of A$4.685 billion and a market capitalisation of around A$1.6 trillion, making it one of the world's top 15 listed exchange groups. ASX Clear is the clearing house for all shares, structured products, warrants and ASX Equity Derivatives.
Source: Wikipedia, retrieved on March 31, 2022, 8:42 p.m.
Retail Point of Sale Leasing, Vendor & Commercial Leasing, Telecommunications
Symon Brewis- Weston - Chief Executive Officer
Revenue: A$ $223M (2011) - Volume
Net income: A$ $52.9M (2011) - NPAT