US bank to leverage ICE ETF Hub for seamless access to ETF primary market

MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–US Bank today announced that it will leverage Intercontinental Exchange’s (NYSE: ICE) ICE ETF hub to provide customers with seamless electronic access to the ETF primary market. ICE ETF Hub, which recently surpassed $1 trillion in notional creation/redemption orders, is an industry-wide open-architecture technology solution, providing a standardized and simplified process for creating and redeeming ETF shares.

Through this relationship, US Bank clients will have access to the ICE ETF Hub platform, which currently supports equity, fixed income, derivatives, commodities and multi-asset ETFs listed in the United States. US Bank serves over 70 ETF customers, with over 330 ETFs. Clients will also have access to ICE’s automated functionality, which allows core ETF market participants to trade and assemble custom basket proposals.

“Intercontinental Exchange’s ICE ETF hub brings important new innovations and protocols to the process of creating and redeeming shares for ETFs,” said Joe Neuberger, president of US Bank Global Fund Services. “We are excited to bring these new efficiencies to our customers and deliver a seamlessly connected end-to-end solution from order processing to clearing.”

“We are delighted to work with US Bank as they continue to build on their leadership position in providing custody services to the ETF issuer community,” said Peter Borstelmann, Chairman of ICE Bonds. “The standardization we’ve brought to the primary ETF market and recent enhancements to custom basket negation technology and access to ICE’s secondary bond market will deliver compelling new efficiencies for US Bank and its customers.”

About US Bank

US Bancorp, with nearly 70,000 employees and $567 billion in assets as of September 30, 2021, is the parent company of the US Bank National Association. The Minneapolis-based company serves millions of customers locally, nationally and globally through a diverse array of businesses: personal and business banking; payment services; Business and corporate banking services; and wealth management and investment services. The company has been recognized for its approach to digital innovation, social responsibility and customer service, including being named one of the 2021 World’s Most Ethical Companies and Fortune’s Most Admired Superregional Bank. Learn more at usbank.com/about.

About intercontinental exchange

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* An authorized participant is an institutional firm authorized by an ETF issuer to facilitate creations or redemptions of ETF shares.

SOURCE: Intercontinental Exchange

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