FX Week

TECHNOLOGY

TECHNOLOGY

The Swiss Options and Financial Futures Exchange (Soffex) and the Deutsche Terminborse (DTB) have teamed up to develop a common platform to integrate their trading and clearing systems. In particular, the DTB will take part in a technology-sharing deal signed late last year between Soffex, the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and the Options Clearing Corporation.

Both Soffex and the DTB currently use systems based on Digital Equipment Corporation's VAX/VMS platform, which was developed