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NYSE Technologies and CMC Markets Agree to Implement OneTickTM
Comprehensive Tick-Storage and Analysis Solution for Real-Time Data

London, Dec. 14, 2009 – NYSE Technologies, the commercial technology division of NYSE Euronext (NYX) and a world leader in ultra low-latency market data distribution, today announced that CMC Markets, a global leader in spread betting trading strategies, has selected the OneTickTM tick capture and time-series analysis application. OneTick’s functionality gives CMC the ability to create sophisticated historical simulations used for developing effective trading strategies and building precise transaction cost models.

"NYSE Technologies is pleased to work with a world renowned firm like CMC to develop and implement a state-of-the-art data analysis tool that will offer CMC customers the ability to act upon the deepest, most flexible market information available," said Tony McManus, Head of Trading Solutions at NYSE Technologies. "OneTick is designed to consistently and reliably provide customers with superior access to current and historical market information to maximize their algorithms and trading strategies."

"As one of the top spread-betting firms, we are focused on securing the lowest latency market data service and tick capture solution available and we’ve found that in the OneTick product and NYSE Technologies," said Asif Adatia, CIO, CMC Markets. "We use exchange market data internally to create a CMC price that is then quickly and efficiently distributed to our clients. NYSE Technologies helps us create the most competitive price with the best spreads across multiple exchanges and products."

Through NYSE Technologies, CMC Markets can now offer their customers the benefits of OneTickTM, the enterprise level tick capture and time series analysis solution that provides tick by tick historical analysis functionality. NYSE Technologies is an authorized value-added reseller of OneTick, a best-of-breed product that specifically addresses the tick data needs across an entire business enterprise including algorithmic and low touch trading, pre and post-trade analysis and statistical arbitrage. Available as a fully supported product within NYSE Technologies’ solutions portfolio, OneTick can be effectively deployed as a stand alone system or as a fully integrated component within the award winning* NYSE Technologies’ Market Data Platform.

*NYSE Technologies’ Market Data Platform voted "Most Innovative Market Data Latency Solution" Financial-i: Leaders in Innovation Awards, 2006, 2007 and 2008.

 

About CMC Markets
The CMC Markets Plc group ('CMC Markets') is a market maker in online retail financial services and both a global leader in the provision of contracts for difference (CFDs) and one of the largest financial spread betting service providers in the UK.

Copyright 2009 NYSE Technologies Inc. All rights reserved. All third party trademarks are owned by their respective owners and are used with permission. This announcement may contain forward-looking statements regarding NYSE Euronext and its affiliates. Such statements are based upon the current beliefs and expectations of management and are subject to significant risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ from those set forth in the forward-looking statements.

About NYSE Technologies
A division of NYSE Euronext (NYX), NYSE Technologies provides comprehensive transaction, data and infrastructure services and managed solutions for buy-side, sell-side and exchange communities that require next-generation performance and expertise for mission critical and value-added client services. This division operates four units: the Global Connectivity unit, offering one of the world's largest, most reliable financial transaction networks connecting firms and exchanges worldwide; the Trading Solutions unit, which creates and implements high performance, end-to-end messaging software and real-time market data distribution and integration products; the Exchange Solutions unit, which provides multi-asset exchange platform services, managed services and expert consultancy; and the Global Market Data unit, which offers a broad array of global market information products covering multiple asset classes. With offices across the U.S., Europe, and Asia, NYSE Technologies' advanced integrated solutions for a wide range of services has earned the ability to power the trading operations of global financial institutions and exchanges. For additional information visit: http://www.nyse.com/technologies

OneTick is a registered trademark of OneMarketData. NYSE Technologies resells OneTick as standalone or as a fully integrated component within its Market Data Platform.

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
This press release may contain forward-looking statements, including forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements concerning NYSE Euronext’s plans, objectives, expectations and intentions and other statements that are not historical or current facts. Forward-looking statements are based on NYSE Euronext’s current expectations and involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in such forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause NYSE Euronext’s results to differ materially from current expectations include, but are not limited to: NYSE Euronext’s ability to implement its strategic initiatives, economic, political and market conditions and fluctuations, government and industry regulation, interest rate risk and U.S. and global competition, and other factors detailed in NYSE Euronext’s reference document for 2008 ("document de référence") filed with the French Autorité des Marchés Financiers (Registered on April 28, 2009 under No. R. 09-031), 2008 Annual Report on Form 10-K and other periodic reports filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission or the French Autorité des Marchés Financiers. In addition, these statements are based on a number of assumptions that are subject to change. Accordingly, actual results may be materially higher or lower than those projected. The inclusion of such projections herein should not be regarded as a representation by NYSE Euronext that the projections will prove to be correct. This press release speaks only as of this date. NYSE Euronext disclaims any duty to update the information herein.



Contact: Eric Ryan
Phone: 212.656.2411
Email:  eryan@nyx.com