News & Press Releases
- Dec01 Press ReleaseCanDeal deals $10 billion month - December 01, 2004
December 1, 2004 (TORONTO) – CanDeal, Canada’s leader in online debt securities trading, today announced that it achieved record trading volume for the month of November. Over $10 Billion in debt securities were traded on the CanDeal network, up 43% from the same period last year. Over $130 Billion in fixed income securities have been traded by Institutional Investors on the platform. In November, bond trading accounted for 70% of total trading while money market securities made up the remainder.
- Oct19 Press ReleaseCanDeal deals a $1 billion day - October 19, 2004
OCTOBER 19, 2004 (TORONTO) – CanDeal, Canada’s leader in online debt securities trading, announced that its single day trading volume surpassed the $1 Billion mark, based on the par value of debt securities traded, as measured by one side of a transaction. This marks yet another milestone in CanDeal’s brief history of providing institutional investors and dealers with online debt trading and market data tools to compliment their traditional market activities.
“Achieving a billion dollar day is a noteworthy accomplishment,” said Jayson Horner, President and CEO of CanDeal. “Increased daily volumes and an expanding list of Institutional Investors participating on our network clearly demonstrate that over the past year electronic trading is becoming part of the day to day workflow of the Institutional professional.”
- Aug18 Press ReleaseNew milestone for CanDeal - August 18, 2004
Aggregate Dollar Value of Trading Exceeds $100 billion
August 18, 2004 (TORONTO) – Today, CanDeal.ca announced that the volume traded in debt securities by Institutional Investors on CanDeal’s trading network has surpassed $100 billion. This marks a milestone in CanDeal’s brief history of providing institutional investors and dealers with online debt trading and market data tools to compliment their traditional market activities.
- Feb11 Press ReleaseTSX Datalinx distributing CanDeal data through Thomson Financial - February 11, 2004
Agreement sees information to go on Thomson ONE terminals further access and visibility for debt market transparency in Canada
FEBRUARY 11, 2004 (TORONTO) – TSX Datalinx has signed an agreement with Thomson Financial to distribute CanDeal’s real-time market data to traders and investors across Canada and around the Globe. Under the terms of the agreement, Thomson will provide CanDeal pricing to Thomson ONE Yield users globally, and will make the data available to all retail users of Thomson ONE in Canada. Thomson Financial, a leading provider of information technology solutions to the global financial community, is an operating unit of the Thomson Corporation (TSX: TOC, NYSE: TOC). Thomson ONE is a flexible, open application framework that dynamically integrates data and applications from Thomson, proprietary and third party sources to a single user interface.
- Sep09 Press ReleaseCanDeal to launch online Provincial bond trading market - September 09, 2003
New Provincial bond market will be the first trading product to include co-mingled prices from 6 of Canada’s major dealers
SEPTEMBER 9, 2003 (TORONTO) - CanDeal, Canada’s leading on-line institutional multi-dealer to client debt securities trading system announced today that in response to strong customer demand it is adding Provincial Bond issues to its proprietary trading network.
“A great many of our existing customers have requested the ability to utilize our proprietary and proven trading model to obtain firm markets from multiple dealers simultaneously on both “outright” [single security] Provincial bond trades and “basis” [yield spread] trades between Canada’s and Provincials or between two Provincial bonds,” said Jayson Horner, President and CEO of CanDeal.ca Inc.