MarketAxess Announces Fifteenth Annual Emerging Market Charity Trading Day to be Held on October 24
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“We appreciate the enthusiastic and generous support of the fixed income community for our annual Emerging Markets Charity Trading Day, which has provided funds that benefit children, families and communities in emerging markets countries since 2003,” said
“The support provided by
The total donations raised by this year’s event will be announced at the Annual EMTA Emerging Markets Charity Benefit in
The charities that will benefit from trading activity across the
African Dream Academy Foundation, which aims to reduce poverty and foster sustainable development in Liberiaby educating and providing healthcare to children, while also teaching vocational skills to their parents. www.africandreamacademy.org
- Care 2 Communities, which is creating a model for sustainable, community-based healthcare in
Haitithat transforms the status quo, meets the needs of poor and low-income people, and empowers families to lead healthier lives. www.care2communities.org The Orphaned Starfish Foundation, which is dedicated to helping orphans and at-risk youth break their cycles of abuse and poverty through computer-based education, job training and job placement assistance throughout the world. www.orphanedstarfish.org
- Shared Interest, which provides marginalized Southern African entrepreneurs, small business owners and farmers of color with access to the financing they need to create sustainable livelihoods for themselves and their families. www.sharedinterest.org
- World Connect, which invests in the community development projects of grassroots leaders in the Global South and in the process connects Americans with opportunities to learn, engage, and give. www.worldconnect-us.org
MarketAxess operates a leading electronic trading platform that enables fixed income market participants to efficiently trade corporate bonds and other types of fixed-income instruments using MarketAxess’ patented trading technology. Over 1,400 institutional investor and broker-dealer firms are active users of the MarketAxess trading platform, accessing global liquidity in U.S. high-grade corporate bonds, emerging markets and high-yield bonds, European bonds, U.S. agency bonds, municipal bonds, credit default swaps and other fixed-income securities. MarketAxess also offers a number of trading-related products and services, including: market data to assist clients with trading decisions; connectivity solutions that facilitate straight-through processing; technology services to optimize trading environments; and execution services for exchange-traded fund managers and other clients. Through its Trax® division, MarketAxess also offers a range of pre- and post-trade services, including trade matching, regulatory transaction reporting and market and reference data, across a range of fixed-income products. Trax is the trading name of Xtrakter Ltd., a MarketAxess group company.
MarketAxess maintains its headquarters in New York and has offices in London, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, Salt Lake City, San Francisco, São Paulo, Hong Kong and Singapore. For more information, please visit www.marketaxess.com.
Founded in 1990, EMTA (formerly the
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