Uncertain Future For NYSE Technologies
With the acquisition of NYSE Euronext set to close soon, InterContinental Exchange is reviewing the multifaceted business of NYSE Technologies, leading to industry speculation on what ICE will do with the technology group.
The Exchange Diversification Play
Global exchange operators are diversifying into new technology-related businesses such as licensing their market technology, selling compliance and risk management services, and cloud-based infrastructure to generate more predictable revenue streams away from trading businesses.
Nasdaq Signals – Is Anyone Listening?
Less than year after Hurricane Sandy, a technical issue with Nasdaq brought stock trading to a halt for an unusually long time. It's time to address the need for more robust plans and systems, writes Steven Davenport.
Gary Ardell Appointed CIO of ConvergEx Group
Ardell will take on CIO responsibilities in addition to his role as head of business strategy development and head of the financial engineering and advanced trading solutions unit.
Follow The Money
Fragmentation, complex trading rules, rebate arbitrage and opaque venues are just a few of the reasons why the market is unnecessarily complex.
Reinventing The Exchanges
Exchanges have been busy diversifying revenue sources, entering new markets and building new business models as trading volumes continue to slide.
The Bite Of New Market Realities
As trading volumes plummet, exchanges are looking for new sources of revenue. One of the most popular new sources is technology.
The Two Faces of Regulation SCI: Reducing Risk While Curbing Innovation?
While the SEC’s draft proposal of Regulation SCI is a major step toward mitigating the potentially hazardous consequences resulting from a market that is increasingly reliant upon rapid-fire technology, the burdens of data collection risks impeding market innovation and inundating the Commission with extreme volumes of data.
Is there a Palladium Bubble?
Demand for Palladium has increased from automakers, while Russia's 15% stockpile could be dwindling, setting the stage for a bubble.