Mercari has held its Australian Market Licence since 2005 and was the first licensed operator, in Australia, of electronic over-the-counter (OTC) markets for interest rate and foreign exchange derivatives.
Mercari operates regulated electronic markets for over-the-counter (OTC) products. Mercari holds both an Australian Market Licence and Australian Financial Services Licence. In contemporary vernacular, Mercari is a licensed Swaps Execution Facility (SEF).
As a licensed market operator, Mercari provides fair, orderly, transparent and efficient market places and market services to professional and wholesale investors. Since its acquisition by FEX in January 2008, Mercari has invested significantly in expanding its product and service suite. Mercari is now licensed to operate markets for:
Mercari markets are conducted using Mercari's proprietary eSEF (swaps execution facility) technology.
As an OTC market platform, Mercari eSEF has been uniquely designed to meet the specialist requirements of OTC markets and dealers. Through its innovative and flexible system, Mercari has proven itself to deliver fast, efficient, relevant and reliable OTC markets. For further information go to www.mercari.com.au.