Stock exchanges comprise all establishments which act as a market place for trading securities. Customers use stock exchanges as a trading platform to transact securities such as equities and bonds. This segment includes capital markets, post trade activities and information and technology services. This channel does not include investment and advisory activities of these stock exchanges.
The global stock exchanges market was valued at $107.6 billion in 2017.
Blockchain technology, a major trend in the stock exchanges market worldwide, and is being used by companies in this market for ways to leverage the technology. This technology helps the entities involved to reduce duplication of processes, settlement time, collateral requirements and operational overheads. The Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) is the world’s first stock exchange to use blockchain technology to develop distributed ledger based solutions.
The companies covered are New York Stock Exchange, NASDAQ, London Stock Exchange Group, Japan Exchange Group, and Shanghai Stock Exchange.
The countries covered are USA, China, Germany, Brazil, Japan, UK, Spain, Russia, France, Australia, Italy, India and rest of the world.
The stock exchanges market is segmented into Clearing And Transaction Services, Listing Services, and Market Data.
Clearing And Transaction Services market consists of establishments that act as an intermediary, and assumes the role of a buyer and seller in a transaction, to reconcile orders between transacting parties.
Listing Services market consists of establishments that provide listing services to corporates or organizations.
Market Data consists of establishments that provide market database to corporates or organizations.