|Deutsche Borse AG releases preliminary results for 2011 -continued|
|Best sales performance since record year 2008 // costs in-line with lowered guidance for 2011 // strong increase in earnings per share Acceleration of growth strategy through increased investments in 2012 // positive outlook for 2012 Regular dividend of €2.30 and special dividend of €1.00 proposed // share buybacks of up to €200 million planned for H2/2012 |
February 13, 2012--Deutsche Börse Group achieved its best sales revenue performance since record year 2008 based on preliminary 2011 numbers released on Monday. Sales revenue increased 6 percent to €2,233 million, while net interest income increased 26 percent to €75 million. Total costs amounted to €1,217 million, including around €83 million merger related and restructuring costs.
|Adjusted for these items, total costs fell by 1 percent to €1,134 million. Adjusted net income grew 15 percent to €833 million in 2011. Adjusted earnings per share grew 16 percent to €4.49. Reported earnings per share more than doubled to €4.57.
In 2012 Deutsche Börse Group will increase investments in growth initiatives and infrastructure from €120 million to around €160 million. This accelerates Deutsche Börse Group’s growth strategy which is focused on 1) extending its products and services to currently unregulated and uncollateralised markets, 2) expanding its technological leadership and market data expertise, and 3) increasing its reach into new customer segments and growth regions. This strategic direction addresses changing client needs and supports the regulatory agenda pursued by the EU as a result of the global financial crisis.
|Source: Deutsche Börse|
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|Forecasts for the UK economy: October 2014|
|October 15, 2014--Forecasts for the UK economy is a monthly comparison of independent forecasts. This edition contains forecasts to 2018.|
|SPDR Thomson Reuters Global Convertible Bond UCITS ETF launched on Xetra|
|SPDR Thomson Reuters Global Convertible Bond UCITS ETF launched on Xetra
ETF tracks the global market for convertible bonds for the first time
October 15, 2014--A new bond index fund from the ETF offering issued by SPDR (State Street Global Advisors) has been tradable in the XTF segment on Xetra since Wednesday.
ETF name: SPDR Thomson Reuters Global Convertible Bond UCITS ETF Asset class: convertible bonds
Total expense ratio: 0.50 percent
|UK government successfully issues a sovereign bond in China's currency, the renminbi (RMB).|
|October 14, 2014--The UK government has today successfully issued a sovereign bond in China's currency, the renminbi (RMB), becoming the first western country to do so and issuing the largest ever non-Chinese RMB bond.|
|Four new iShares ETFs launched on Xetra|
|ETFs offer access to strategy indices on MSCI World
October 13, 2014--Four new iShares equity index ETFs from BlackRock's product offering have been tradable in Deutsche Börse's XTF segment on Xetra.
All four iShares ETFs track the performance of stock corporations included in the MSCI World Index. Selection and weighting of the stocks differ depending on the selected strategy approach according to the company size, company value, momentum and earnings quality.
|FESE publishes A Blueprint For European Capital Markets|
|October 13, 2014--Europe needs to finance investment, create jobs and wealth, and boost economic growth. As the operators of Europe's Regulated Markets, FESE members have been working together to create a common vision on how European capital markets can finance Europe’s future growth and development: A Blueprint for European Capital Markets.|
|IMF Survey-Emerging Europe: Geopolitical Tensions Taking a Toll|
|October 10, 2014--Growth slows down in much of the region
Geopolitical risks and weak growth in the euro area weigh on the outlook
Reviving corporate credit and investment are crucial to secure a robust recovery
Overall economic growth is slowing down in Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe (CESEE). The IMF has revised down the 2014 growth forecasts for the region to 1.2 percent largely reflecting the effects of Ukraine-Russia tensions.
|Source and Ashmore partner for EMD launches|
|October 9, 2014--Source and Ashmore have partnered to launch two London Stock Exchange-listed actively managed ETFs giving exposure to emerging market debt.|
|IMF-Russian Federation: Concluding Statement for the September 2014 Staff Visit|
|October 1, 2014--Geopolitical tensions are slowing the economy already weakened by structural bottlenecks. In this environment, maintaining sound macroeconomic policies and frameworks would help limit downside risks. The Central Bank of Russia (CBR) should tighten policy rates further to reduce inflation and continue its path towards inflation targeting underpinned by a fully-flexible exchange rate.|
|September 2014: Economic Sentiment decreases in the euro area and the EU|
|September 29, 2014--In September the Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI) decreased in both the euro area (by 0.7 points to 99.9) and the EU (by 1.0 point to 103.6).|
|Eight currency ETNs from ETFS Foreign Exchange launched on Xetra|
|First currency ETNs with leverage factor of five|
September 25, 2014--Eight new exchange-traded notes (ETNs) issued by ETFS Foreign Exchange Limited have been tradable on Xetra since Thursday.
The eight new currency ETNs allow investors to participate in the performance of currency indices with a leverage factor of five for the first time.
|World Bank-Russia Economic Report 32: Policy Uncertainty Clouds Medium-Term Prospects|
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|Four new UBS ETFs launched on Xetra|
|First ETF on stock corporations from emerging market countries in the area of sustainability
September 22, 2014--Four new exchange-listed equity index funds from the issuer UBS Global Asset Management have been tradable in Deutsche Börse's XTF segment since Monday.
ETF name: UBS ETF-MSCI Emerging Markets Socially Responsible UCITS ETF (USD) Asset class: equities
|Five new db x-trackers ETFs launched on Xetra|
|ETFs provide access to strategy approaches of Deutsche Bank and stock corporations from the real estate sector
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