BATS Global Markets

wealthtech (retail)other investments platform

STATUS: Acquired/Merged
FOUNDING YEAR: 2005
LOCATION: Germany
Last Update: 01/05/2020

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About

BATS Global Markets is an operator of exchanges and services for financial markets. BATS Global was acquired by Chicago Board Options Exchange on Sep, 2016.

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PRODUCTS & SERVICES

GLobal operaor of exchanges-BZX, BYX, EDGX and EDGA.Bats also operates two U.S. equity options markets – Bats BZX Options and Bats EDGX Options. The platform helps companies in achieving their business and investig objectives by executing their trades efficiently and effectively.

REVENUE MODEL

The exchange makes money largely through transaction fees, regulatory fees and other fees associated with onboarding companies.

COMMENT

Bats operates four stock exchange and regularly ranks as the top market for Exchange-Traded Funds (ETF) and retail-driven liquidity. The company also has emerged as an important listing venue for U.S. ETFs.

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FOUNDERS

Chris Isaacson

Tami Schademann

NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES

501-1000

INVESTORS:

Citigroup

Spectrum Equity

TA Associates.

Momentum

FUNDED

YES

TOTAL FUNDING

$45 M

DATE OF LAST FUNDING

Sep 2016

TOTAL FUNDING COMMENT

Undisclosed private equity amount (Aug, 2013)

FUNDING SERIES

SERIES B  · $45 M  · May 2007

LISTED

NO

COMMENT

IPO offering:$253 M (Sep, 2016)

BASICS

STATUS:

Acquired/Merged

FOUNDING YEAR:

2005

LOCATION:

Germany

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LATEST FUNDING ROUND

$45 M

TOTAL EMPLOYEES
501-1000

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BATS Global Markets is an operator of exchanges and services for financial markets. BATS Global was acquired by Chicago Board Options Exchange on Sep, 2016.

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