Mystery surrounds rumored Ion acquisition of Italian trading platform provider List

While it would appear that Ion has acquired the Pisa-based vendor, details are murky. If the deal has gone through, though, it could mean contractual changes will occur in the near future for List users.

This month, two different reports in the Italian media (here and here) indicated that Ion Group had acquired Pisa-based trading platform provider List S.p.A from its previous owner, TA Associates. While Ion acquiring a trading technology provider is hardly shocking news, the details around this particular deal are murky.

Beyond those two reports—which do not quote sources from any of the three entities saying that the deal has officially gone through—the only other piece of evidence that exists

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