World Markets Exchanges

  • *Poses big threat to rivals in Europe and elsewhere. *UberEats launches in Amsterdam, five other cities this week. In a measure of rising ambition beyond its taxi business, Uber will begin delivering meals in Amsterdam on Thursday just as Dutch market leader Takeaway.com, begins trading on the city's stock market.

  • Deutsche Bank AG, down 90 cents to $11.85. Pfizer Inc., down 62 cents to $33.64. Germany's Lanxess agreed to buy the specialty chemicals maker in a deal the two companies valued at $2.5 billion.

  • Stocks to Watch: September 26, 2016

    BATS Global, Deutsche Bank and Walt Disney are making headlines this Monday morning before the opening bell.

  • Deutsche Bank plunged as investors worried about the financial health of Germany's largest bank. Pfizer pulled drugmakers down after it announced it won't break up into two companies. European banks tumbled after the German magazine Focus said Deutsche Bank won't get a government bailout if it asks for one.

  • Exchange staff talk whilst examining financial data on computer screens on the trading floor of Bats Europe, the European arm of Bats Global Markets Inc., in London, March 14, 2016.

    Shares of Bats Global Markets climbed in extended-hours trade after a Bloomberg report, citing sources, said CBOE Holdings was in talks to buy Bats.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 23- A potential acquisition by CBOE Holdings Inc of Bats Global Markets Inc would kick-start the Chicago- based options exchange operator's sluggish growth and give it exposure to new asset classes in the United States and Europe, analysts said on Friday. The talks were first reported by Bloomberg late Thursday. Earnings growth at CBOE has slowed...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 20- IEX Group, the newest U.S. equities exchange operator, is actively courting companies to list their stocks on its exchange, according to a letter sent to potential listing clients that was obtained by Reuters. The New York- based company, which was featured in Michael Lewis's book "Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt," will challenge Intercontinental...

  • SGX PKG

    Singapore Exchange's Loh Boon Chye talks to CNBC about the recent trading disruptions and how it is coping with low trading volumes.

  • Sept 18- TMX Group Ltd, the owner of Canada's dominant stock exchange, said on Sunday it had not been removed from a major Canadian index run by S&P Global Inc despite what a spokesman said was an erroneous press release issued by S&P unit Capital IQ Inc that it had been removed. S&P spokesman Soogyung Jordan confirmed TMX will remain in the S&P/TSX Composite Index.

  • Sept 18- Canadian financial company TMX Group Ltd said on Sunday it had not been removed from a major Canadian index run by S&P Global Inc despite what a spokesman said was an erroneous press release by S&P unit Capital IQ Inc saying it had been removed. TMX spokesman Shane Quinn told Reuters TMX had confirmed with S&P that it had not been removed from the S&P/TSX...

  • LONDON, Sept 15- The benefits of dark pools, where investors can trade shares anonymously, outweigh the risks, an analysis from Britain's markets watchdog said on Thursday. However, Britain's Financial Conduct Authority said its analysis showed dark pools could provide important benefits. Trading in Europe's dark pools hit nearly 100 billion euros in June, the...

  • *Spot gold was little changed at $1,323.26 an ounce by 0103 GMT. *The Bank of England is expected to say on Thursday that it will still probably cut interest rates to a fraction above zero later this year, despite signs it overestimated the initial shock to Britain's economy from June's Brexit vote. *CME Group is launching the first-ever precious metals spread and...

  • "The comments balance hawkish views by other Fed officials and gold is moving on that," said Yuichi Ikemizu, head of commodity trading at Standard Bank in Tokyo. "It is still the same story of a $1,300- $1,400 range for gold. Traders trimmed their odds for a September rate hike to 15 percent from 24 percent on Friday, according to CME Group. "

  • "The comments balance hawkish views by other Fed officials and gold is moving on that," said Yuichi Ikemizu, head of commodity trading at Standard Bank in Tokyo. "It is still the same story of a $1,300- $1,400 range for gold. Traders trimmed their odds for a September rate hike to 15 percent from 24 percent on Friday, according to CME Group.

  • *Spot gold was up about 0.2 percent at $1,328.52 an ounce by 0056 GMT. *Traders trimmed their odds for a September rate hike to 15 percent from 24 percent on Friday, according to CME Group. *Johannesburg- listed miner Gold Fields said on Monday that an employee at the South Deep mine in South Africa was killed in an accident on Saturday following a seismic event.

  • Sept 12- Equity derivatives clearing organization Options Clearing Corp said on Monday it had extended Chief Executive and Executive Chairman Craig Donohue's term by three years. He was CEO of CME Group Inc from January 2004 until May 2012. Donohue also announced several changes to OCC's leadership structure on Monday, including Scot Warren being promoted...

  • MUMBAI, Sept 9- BSE Ltd, India's second-biggest stock exchange, on Friday filed for a long-awaited initial public offering, seeking to list its shares on larger rival National Stock Exchange. Financial sector listings especially have been lapped up by investors, with stocks such as RBL Bank and Ujjivan Financial Services surging after their debuts.

  • MUMBAI, Sept 9- BSE Ltd, India's second-biggest stock exchange, filed a draft prospectus on Friday for its initial public offering and said it would list its shares on larger rival the National Stock Exchange. Founded in 1875, BSE, whose first venue for broker meetings was under a banyan tree in the financial capital Mumbai, has long been considering an IPO.

  • The change is effective on Oct. 12 pending regulatory review by the Chicago Futures Trading Commission. The adjustment will allow CME's rules to be consistent with the negotiated formula hog purchase method that was created when the U.S. Congress reauthorized the Livestock Mandatory Reporting program on Sept. 30, 2015. Beginning on Oct. 12, the USDA's National...

  • SAO PAULO, Sept 5- Société Mondiale, a minority shareholder in Brazil's largest fixed-line carrier OI SA, said on Monday an arbitration ruling obliges the company to hold a shareholders' meeting on Sept. 8 as demanded by the activist investor. The ruling was issued on Sept. 5 by the arbitration chamber of the Brazilian stock market operator BM&F Bovespa SA,...