Newedge adds Jo'burg derivative market to its FIX connectivity network

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange building in Sandton

Newedge has announced the expansion of its Financial Information eXchange (FIX) connectivity network to include the Johannesburg Stock Exchange's (JSE) derivatives markets.

Clients of Newedge can now access the JSE's FTSE/JSE Top 40 Index futures contract, as well as select agricultural contracts, including futures on White and Yellow Maize, Wheat and Sunflower Seeds.

Josef Jongkind, Newedge global head of advanced trading services origination, says that with the launch of the JSE gateway, Newed

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