Financial Conduct Authority Selects Nasdaq OMX SMARTS Integrity for Market Surveillance May 14, 2013FCA will use market surveillance technology to monitor financial transactions across asset classes. Nasdaq OMX Now Offers Packet Capture Trading Data Through QView Latency Optics May 08, 2013Users can now see minimum, maximum and average packet capture (PCAP) latency data for trade orders on Nasdaq OMX QView Latency Optics product. E-Trading Finally Takes Over Fixed Income May 06, 2013New regulations and low liquidity have fixed income markets going electronic. Nasdaq OMX FinQloud R3 Meets SEC/CFTC Regulatory Requirements, Say Consultants April 15, 2013Two separate studies of FinQloud's record keeping and record retrieval solution say the technology will meet stringent regulatory demands. Financial Services Specific Cloud Offerings Continue to Increase April 10, 2013More service providers are offering cloud solutions tailored for financial firms, as costs drop and regulatory concerns are addressed. SEC Proposes Rules to Tackle Trading Glitches March 08, 2013The SEC proposed new rules that would require exchanges, clearing agencies and other kinds of trading platforms to be better prepared to handle major market disruptions. Nasdaq, SharesPost to Form Market for Private Companies March 07, 2013Nasdaq plans to create a market for trading shares of unlisted companies in a joint venture with trading platform SharesPost, tapping into increasing investor interest in private firms. SEC Weighs Fixes after Trading Technology Debacles February 20, 2013Exchanges and other trading platforms would have to perform tests to prevent software errors from unleashing havoc on the market under proposed rules being crafted by regulators. Nasdaq Talked with Carlyle About Going Private February 12, 2013Private equity firm Carlyle Group recently approached Nasdaq OMX Group about taking the exchange operator private, but the talks fell apart. ICE Would Weigh Euronext Sale for Right Offer January 11, 2013IntercontinentalExchange would consider selling Euronext as an alternative to floating it if bids for the European stock market emerge during ICE's planned $8.2 billion takeover of NYSE Euronext. Nasdaq CEO Greifeld Says Debt Ceiling No Place for Stand on Spending January 09, 2013The U.S. borrowing limit should not be used as leverage by members of Congress to force spending cuts as there will be other opportunities to make a stand, said Robert Greifeld, CEO of Nasdaq OMX Group. Nasdaq CEO Calls on Washington to Compromise November 20, 2012Washington needs to rediscover its ability to compromise and commit to a long-term plan to reduce the nation's debt, the head of Nasdaq said. SEC Expands Probe Into Whether Exchanges Favor HFT November 20, 2012The heightened regulatory scrutiny comes on the heels of a series of major technical glitches at capital markets firms that have damaged investor confidence. SEC Left Computers Vulnerable to Cyber Attacks November 09, 2012SEC staffers failed to encrypt some of their computers containing highly sensitive information from stock exchanges, leaving the data vulnerable to cyber attacks. Capital Markets Outlook 2013: Firms Will Focus On Reducing Data Center Costs in 2013 November 02, 2012Data centers are enormous capital investments that require large operating budgets. In 2013, capital markets firms will continue to scrutinize their existing data centers, reduce operating costs and even selectively move some applications to third-party pr NYSE Set To Reopen on Wednesday After Historic Battle of Wills October 30, 2012As Hurricane Sandy barreled towards the East Coast on Sunday night, NYSE Euronext was locked in a battle of wills with trading firms over whether to open at all on Monday. Facebook Tech Glitch IPO Lawsuits to be Heard in New York October 05, 2012Dozens of lawsuits against Facebook, NASDAQ and various underwriters will be centralized before a federal judge in New York. Trading Glitch Hits Nasdaq And Other Exchanges Again October 04, 2012A number of exchanges, including Nasdaq, are at the center of another trading error. Taking the Cloud From Wall Street to Main Street October 01, 2012The ability to ramp up development and testing environments in the cloud can help firms in many industries tame technology complexity. Nasdaq OMX and Amazon Web Services Launch Financial Services Cloud Offering September 25, 2012With financial firms facing increasing operational and data costs, AWS partners with Nasdaq OMX to provide a cloud offering aimed at handling regulatory reporting.