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Where are MarketAxess' corporate headquarters?

MarketAxess' corporate address is:

MarketAxess Holdings Inc
299 Park Ave., 10th Floor
New York, NY 10171

Who is MarketAxess' CEO?

Richard M. (Rick) McVey is our Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. To learn more about MarketAxess’ senior management team please see our executive profiles page.

Who is on MarketAxess' Board of Directors?

To learn more about MarketAxess' Board of Directors, please visit our Board of Directors page.

How many employees does MarketAxess currently have?

As of December 31, 2016, MarketAxess had 383 employees.

When was MarketAxess formed?

MarketAxess was formed in April 2000, and pilot trading on our fully disclosed multi-dealer platform began in October 2000. We launched commercial trading on our electronic platform in January 2001 with eight broker-dealer clients. Since that time, our clients have grown to over 1,400 institutional investor and broker-dealer firms.

Who are MarketAxess' institutional investor clients?

Over 1,400 institutional investor and broker-dealer firms are active users of the MarketAxess trading platform.

Does MarketAxess have any industry partnerships?

MarketAxess has important industry partnerships with leading fixed-income Order Management System (OMS) providers to buy-side firms, intended to provide investor clients with improved straight-through processing (STP) connectivity throughout the trade cycle.

Is MarketAxess available to both institutional and retail investors?

MarketAxess is only available to institutional investors.

Where can I find more information on MarketAxess' corporate governance guidelines and procedures?

Visit our IR page for more information on MarketAxess’ corporate governance policies and procedures.

Who is MarketAxess' independent auditor?

MarketAxess’ independent auditor is PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP located in New York, New York.

Where can I find information about career opportunities at MarketAxess?

Visit our careers page for more information about career opportunities at MarketAxess.

How can I request an annual report or proxy statement about the company?

To download copies of annual reports and proxy statements, please go to the SEC Filings page. To receive a hard copy via mail, please send an e-mail to Other relevant Investor Relations related information may be found at our Investor Relations homepage.

When was MarketAxess' initial public offering and what was the opening price?

MarketAxess made its initial public offering of its common stock on November 5, 2004, at $11 per share.

What symbol do the shares of MarketAxess trade under and what exchanges are those shares listed on?

MarketAxess' common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Stock Market® under the symbol "MKTX."

MarketAxess is a member of the NASDAQ Global Select Market, a new market classification within the NASDAQ Stock Market® for companies that satisfy the highest initial financial and liquidity qualifications. In addition, MarketAxess is included in the following U.S. equity indices: NASDAQ Composite, Russell 1000, S&P MidCap 400 and the Barron’s 400 Index.

Where can I locate MarketAxess financial information online?

View online versions of MarketAxess financial information:

Quarterly Earnings Releases
Annual Reports & Proxy Statements
SEC Filings (Forms 10Q or 10K)

Additional financial information may be found at our Investor Relations homepage.

Where can I find information about MarketAxess' trading volumes?

MarketAxess publishes monthly press releases detailing our trading volumes. Our historical trading volume data is archived and available on a monthly, quarterly, and annual basis, and may be found here.

What is MarketAxess' fiscal year?

MarketAxess’ fiscal year ends on December 31.

How can I become a MarketAxess shareholder?

MarketAxess' common stock is traded on the Nasdaq Stock Market under the symbol "MKTX". Currently, MarketAxess does not have the ability to sell shares directly to you. You may purchase shares of MarketAxess common stock through your broker.

Does MarketAxess have a Direct Stock Purchase Program?


Who is the transfer agent for MarketAxess common stock?

MarketAxess' transfer agent is American Stock Transfer & Trust Co and can be contacted at the following address:

American Stock Transfer & Trust Co.
59 Maiden Lane
New York, NY 10038
Phone: (800) 937-5449
Local/Internat’l: (718) 921-8124

How do I transfer my common stock or change my address?

If your shares are held through our transfer agent, American Stock Transfer & Trust Co, you must contact them in writing. Written notification should include the shareholder's name as stated on the certificate, the new address, the tax identification number and the certificate numbers. Otherwise, contact your stockbroker.

Is MarketAxess subject to regulatory capital requirements?

MarketAxess Corporation is a registered broker-dealer with the Securities and Exchange Commission and MarketAxess Europe Ltd. is registered as a multilateral trading facility with the Financial Conduct Authority in the U.K. The regulated subsidiaries are subject to minimum net capital or financial resource requirements. View the MarketAxess Europe Ltd. Pillar 3 Disclosure statement.

Does MarketAxess pay a dividend on its common stock?

Yes. The company's board of directors initiated a regular quarterly dividend in the fourth quarter of 2009.