SOURCE: Intercontinental ExchangeICE-CORP
Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE:ICE), a leading operator of global exchanges and clearing houses and provider of data and listings services, today announced that Goldman Sachs International has joined ICE Clear Netherlands as a General Clearing Participant. "ICE Clear Netherlands is delighted to welcome Goldman Sachs International as General Clearing Participant," said Joost Beckers, President and COO, ICE Clear Netherlands. "We continue to enhance our offering to support the risk management needs of our members and customers, and expect to see further growth as we complete the planned migration of our clearing systems to the ICE platform next month." ICE Clear Netherlands offers secure and capital-efficient clearing services for European equity derivatives products. ICE operates six clearing houses across North America, Europe and Asia to meet the requirements of market participants in their local jurisdictions, while providing leading risk management services across multiple asset classes. About Intercontinental Exchange Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE:ICE) operates a leading network of global futures, equity and equity options exchanges, as well as global clearing and data services across financial and commodity markets. The New York Stock Exchange is the world leader in capital raising, listings and equities trading. Trademarks of ICE and/or its affiliates include Intercontinental Exchange, ICE, ICE block design, NYSE and New York Stock Exchange. Information regarding additional trademarks and intellectual property rights of Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. and/or its affiliates is located at www.intercontinentalexchange.com/terms-of-use. Safe Harbor Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 -- Statements in this press release regarding ICE's business that are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements" that involve risks and uncertainties. For a discussion of additional risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking statements, see ICE's Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filings, including, but not limited to, the risk factors in ICE's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2015, as filed with the SEC on February 4, 2016.