Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) is an operator of regulated exchanges, clearing houses, and listings venues. The company also provides data and connectivity services for commodity and financial markets. ICE operates 11 exchanges and has over 12,000 listed contracts and securities. The company conducts its business in the United States, Canada, Israel, Europe, and Asia.
Intercontinental Exchange focuses on serving its customers, investing in its people, contributing to communities, and working to preserve the environment. The company operates an Information Security program that is designed to prevent, identify, and mitigate cybersecurity incidents, and ICE regularly tests its technology solutions to safeguard the security of its systems and data. The company provides professional development opportunities to its employees and performance-based pay that rewards hard workers, too. The ICE NYSE Foundation supports communities’ financial literacy, veteran’s initiatives, and other charitable organizations. The foundation also supports its employees’ charitable donations through a gift matching program. ICE is committed to reducing its footprint from operations as well. The company has installed LED lighting and other energy efficiency systems in its offices and data centers, water saving technologies in its bathroom facilities, and offers its employees electric vehicle infrastructure and other incentives to encourage using public transportation or bicycles. Additionally, ICE operates various renewable markets such as the Chicago Climate Exchange and others which focus on carbon emissions reductions and environmental initiatives.
Intercontinental Exchange does not track or set goals for its key performance indicators. Additionally, the company has only one woman on its eight-person Board of Directors.
Country: United States
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