Bats Europe (Bats), Europe's largest stock exchange (a Recognised Investment Exchange since May 2013), is continuing to progress its vision of delivering an efficient borderless pan-European capital market. As part of this vision, Bats is now implementing solutions to address specific inefficiencies in the European Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) and Exchange Traded Product (ETP) market.
Recognised Investment Exchange (RIE) status enables the full universe of retail and institutional investors to participate on our markets and benefit from the unrivalled quality of our order books, lower fees, expert service and technology.
By taking a holistic approach to addressing the challenges of Europe's ETF/ETP market, Bats has created solutions to meet the diverse range of needs of issuers and trading participants.
Bats shares the view that there is significant potential for ETF/ETP participation from investors and traders. Bats is committed to working with European and U.S. issuers and trading customers to deliver the range of services and the quality of markets required to create and then grow a truly pan-European ETF/ETP market.
Bats, in partnership with BX Swiss, a Swiss Exchange, offers ETF issuers a truly pan-European listing service. Issuers listing on Bats have the opportunity to cross-list their fund on BX Swiss quickly, at low cost with market maker support. See our Swiss Cross Listings page for more details.