ASX Ltd. operates as securities exchange. Its primary activities include provision of securities exchange, derivative exchange, ancillary services and central counterparty clearing services. The company operates through single segments: Vertical Integration. The Vertical Integration segment includes exchange issuer services offered to public companies and other organizations, trading venue or exchange activities for trading, clearing and settlement activities offered to participants and exchange and over-the-counter products provided to other customers. It provides a multi-asset class product offering. The multi-asset class service offers equities, interest rate, commodity and energy products across cash and derivatives markets. ASX was founded on April 1, 1987 and is headquartered in Sydney, Australia.