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News Features & Awards

Though our first priority is to innovate on behalf of our clients, we are honored when we are recognized for our work. We believe these awards validate the effectiveness of the ICE platform, the mission of the company and the efforts of our employees. Over the years we have been recognized for excellence in various aspects of our business including innovations in technology and customer service.

ICE Management Recognized at Rivel 5.0 Awards

ICE's management team ranked number one in the Rivel 5.0 program for 2010 in the category of Management Capability; ICE leadership also recognized in the Management Credibility and Strategy Effectiveness categories as rated by the investment community.

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ICE Clear Europe Awarded Best OTC Clearing House by Financial News

ICE Clear Europe was named Best OTC Clearing House at Financial News Excellence in Trading and Technology, Europe 2010 on October 6 at Plaisterers' Hall in London.

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ICE Receives Top 20 Ranking in Annual InformationWeek 500

ICE ranked 16th in the 2010 InformationWeek 500. Edwin Marcial, ICE’s Chief Technology Officer, was profiled by the magazine.

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Information Week

Volatile Crude Benchmarks Open Way for Brent in Asia

On August 27, 2010, Reuters reported on the increasing adoption of Brent crude as the pricing benchmark for Southeast Asian crudes, and the possibility that Brent may also replace other regional oil markers.

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These rankings feature America's Best Investor Relations, Best CEOs, CFOs and IR Professionals as ranked by the buy side and sell side.

  • Best CEO - Jeffrey Sprecher - Nominated by the Sell Side
  • Best CEO - Jeffrey Sprecher - Nominated by the Buy Side
  • Best Investor Relations - Nominated by the Sell Side

ICE Chairman & CEO Named to Institutional Investor 2010 Tech 40

ICE Chairman and CEO Jeff Sprecher, ranked #4 on the Institutional Investor 2010 Tech 40: The Financial Technology Sector's Top 40 Stars list. The list and profile appeared in the magazine's July/August issue.

Institutional investor

ICE Named as Inaugural Inductee in Georgia Fast 40 Hall of Fame

ICE has been recognized on the Georgia Trend Fast 40 list, which highlights the fastest growing companies in the state, for the past three years. Due to outstanding performance and expansion, ICE was inducted into the newly-created Georgia Fast 40 Hall of Fame on June 17, 2010.

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ICE featured as a The Best in Class Business

On April 9, 2010, The featured ICE in its “Best in Class Business” series as standout among exchanges that has grown along with the energy markets and now serves as a major clearinghouse for credit default swaps.

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ICE Named 2009 Derivatives Exchange of the Year by Risk Magazine

For the third consecutive year, Risk Magazine named ICE Derivatives Exchange of the Year. Among the factors considered were innovation, infrastructure, systems and organization, client service and risk management. In particular, Risk recognized ICE's achievements and leadership in credit derivatives clearing.

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Risk awards 2010