SIX Swiss Exchange
What is the SIX Swiss Exchange?
It's normally included in lists of the world's 20 major stock exchanges.
Where have you heard about the SIX Swiss Exchange?
The SIX Swiss Exchange is famous for being the first global stock exchange to adopt a fully automated trading, clearing and settlement system. It's used such a system since 1995.
What you need to know about the SIX Swiss Exchange.
The SIX Swiss Exchange oversees a range of indices, including the blue-chip Swiss Market Index
The exchange is part of the broader SIX Group, which is owned by around 130 banks. Along with the SIX Swiss Exchange, the group operates Europe's largest fully automated vault, provides card processing services, and serves as a financial data provider.
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