ASX operates two trading platforms: our cash markets operate on ASX Trade and our derivative markets operate on ASX Trade24.
ASX Trade is our ultra-low latency cash market trading platform based on NASDAQ OMX’s Genium INET system. The key products traded on ASX trade are:
- Exchange Traded Funds
- Exchange Traded Options
- Index Options
- Interest Rate Securities
- Australian Government Bonds
ASX’s TradeMatch and Centre Point trading services operate on ASX Trade.
TradeMatch is ASX’s cash market lit (displayed) order book supporting a range of order types giving participants flexibility and control over how they trade. View more information on ASX Trade-TradeMatch order types.
Centre Point is ASX’s anonymous [un-displayed] mid-point matching service offering execution at the mid-point of the national best bid and offer. Centre Point also offers a range of order types giving participants control over how they trade.
ASX Trade’s Sweep order type offers access to both Centre Point and TradeMatch in the most efficient manner. View more information on ASX Trade-Sweep Order Types.
ASX Trade supports the reporting of off-market trades executed by ASX participants. View more information on ASX Trade – Trade Reporting and Off-Market Services.
ASX Trade24 is our 24 hour trading platform which offers all-day trading in derivative products, including:
- Contracts for Difference (CFDs)
covering a wide range of underlying asset classes.
ASX Trade24 is home to some of Australia’s most established and liquid derivative products. More information about the ASX Trade24 product suite can be found here. ASX Trade24 also facilitates exchange-for-physical and block trade functions.
ASX recognises that customers have differing needs in respect of the nature and speed of their access to our markets. ASX offers a range of technical services and connectivity options for access to our markets including access via ASX Net and hosting and co-location services in the ASX Australian Liquidity Centre. View more information on ASX Technical Services.