ELX provides and maintains the necessary hardware and software infrastructure for regulated trading of futures contracts and other financial derivative instruments. ELX supports the distribution of market data and real-time financial information to market participants. Where appropriate, ELX technology integrates with underlying cash markets and includes the technical support and consulting services to support market participants.


Wholly owned by BGC Parnters, ELX is designed to provide an electronic marketplace for exchange traded futures including specific services such as trade execution, confirmation and settlement brokerage firms and other market participants including the information needed by marketplaces utilizing the services of central-counerparty clearinghouses