2014

  • Goldman Sachs  joins the Yieldbroker Dealer & Client market
  • Yieldbroker extends trading hours for Interest Rate Derivatives to support London open
  • Yieldbroker joins ASX’s Australian Liquidity Centre
  • The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) makes a significant investment in Yieldbroker

2013

  • Queensland Treasury Corporation (QTC) hold first electronic auction for Queensland government securities on Yieldbroker
  • Yieldbroker is the first non-US trading platform to be granted temporary relief from Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to register as a Swap Execution Facility (SEF)
  • Launch of our live streaming “Bond/Semi Central” screen for trading government securities

2012

  • Yieldbroker wins mandate to manage primary issuance service for New Zealand government securities
  • Trading begins in swaps, OIS, forward rate agreements, repos, bank bills and other money market instruments
  • Turnover reaches $100bn per month

2010

  • 17th bank joins our Dealer & Client market
  • The Yieldbroker service is used to conduct contract expiry survey for NZ futures

2009

  • Australian Office of Financial Management (AOFM) commences using Yieldbroker DEBTS auction platform
  • Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) commences long-dated liquidity operations on Yieldbroker’s auction platform

2007

  • Yieldbroker turnover exceeds 1/3rd of domestic dealer-to-client market activity
  • Live price functionality released allowing banks to submit live, tradable orders
  • Launch of Interdealer trading platform

2006

  • Yieldbroker launches DEBTS trading platform
  • Trading in floating rate notes (FRNs) begin

2004

  • Yieldbroker gains Australian Markets Licence
  • Commences major technology build to support greater flexibility in dealing workflows and allow trading in a broader range of debt securities and derivatives

2002

  • Turnover reaches $4bn per month

2001

  • Dealer & Client platform commences trading with initial banking participants
  • Two more banks join Dealer & Client platform within the year

1999

  • Yieldbroker founded by leading participants in the Australian interest rate markets to establish efficient electronic markets for debt securities