Leveraging on its technology and experience in the European bond markets, MTS has launched an electronic market for UK government bonds.
Gilts are now available to trade on MTS Cash, while the secondary market will be facilitated through BondVision, MTS’ multi-dealer-to-client platform.
The MTS Gilts market will be operated as an MTF regulated by the FSA under EuroMTS. It will deliver:
- Fully anonymous central counterparty market with clearing services provided by LCH.Clearnet Ltd
- Full straight through processing (STP)
- Support for all UK government securities with the possibility to also list spread and basis instruments
- Coverage now includes nominal coupon and inflation-linked Gilts
- Specialist Striker Price and MidPrice Matching trading functionalities
- Highly competitive fee schedule
- Official reporting venue for UK government bond trades
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