| New York Stock Exchange: ICE
Similar to: London Stock Exchange Group Plc
IntercontinentalExchange, Inc. operators regulated global markets and clearing houses, including futures exchanges, over-the-counter, markets, derivatives clearing houses and post-trade services. It operate these global marketplaces for trading and clearing a broad array of energy, environmental and agricultural commodities, credit default swaps, equity indexes and currency contracts. The company offers electronic platforms for the trading of products in both the futures and OTC markets together with clearing services, post-trade processing and market data. Through its widely-distributed electronic markets, it bring together buyers and sellers of derivative and physical commodities and financial contracts by offering a range of services to support its participants risk management and trading activities. The company was founded by Jeffrey C. Sprecher in May 2000 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.