Ice’s decision to buy gas exchange bodes well for TTF: analysts

Natural gas outlook

Commodities exchange Ice's recent decision to acquire the majority of APX-Endex's derivatives and gas entity demonstrates growing interest by larger market players in the key European gas hubs, where steady growth in trading is expected, say market consultants. The Amsterdam-based APX-Endex exchange announced on September 17 that it would split into two entities: a power spot and clearing entity, and a gas spot and derivatives entity. On the same day, Ice agreed to acquire a majority share of