World Markets Exchanges

  • BEIJING, Dec 8- Singapore Exchange Ltd said on Thursday the opening of Nikkei 225 index futures has been delayed. It said members have been informed and it will update its information on the situation as soon as possible. It did not give a reason for the delay.

  • NEW YORK, Dec 7- Intercontinental Exchange Inc generally takes too long to complete investigations into questionable trading practices on its U.S. futures exchange as required by the rules, the regulator said. Overall, ICE Futures U.S. has an adequate trade practice surveillance program, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission said in a report dated Dec. 2.

  • A liquefied natural gas (LNG) tanker arrives at a gas storage station.

    Two U.S. exchanges will develop derivatives to help investors trade LNG on the spot market, sources told The Wall Street Journal.

  • LONDON, Dec 6- A British clampdown on retail trading platforms prompted warnings among industry players and investors on Tuesday that some smaller firms may not be able to sustain their business under the new stricter rules. The Financial Conduct Authority placed limits on the leverage which can be offered to individual investors betting on currency and...

  • UK regulator places stricter rules on CFD trading

    Moscow Exchange Chief Financial Officer, Evgeny Fetisov gives his opinion on CFDs and spread-betting, and whether there are products out there which are toxic for investors.

  • US political changes may lower anti-Russia perceptions: MOEX CFO

    Moscow Exchange Chief Financial Officer Evgeny Fetisov talks about how the interest rate environment, politics and other macro-economic factors will affect the market in 2017.

  • SINGAPORE, Dec 6- London zinc rose for a second session on Tuesday, underpinned by weakness in the dollar, although copper eased after notching its biggest one-day gain in nearly a month in the previous session. *Three-month zinc on the London Metal Exchange gained 1.1 percent $2,797 a tonne by 0133 GMT, while the most-traded contract on Shanghai Futures Exchange...

  • FRANKFURT, Dec 4- Deutsche Boerse's chief executive has sought to reassure Frankfurt over its merger with London Stock Exchange Group, saying the German regulator will retain power over the exchange when it becomes part of a larger London- based group. Carsten Kengeter told the Frankfurt Chamber of Commerce in a letter seen by Reuters that the markets watchdog...

  • CHICAGO, Dec 2- The primary clearinghouse for U.S. options trades named new finance and compliance chiefs on Friday in the latest C-suite shake-up aimed at improving oversight. The Options Clearing Corp, known as OCC, also said it had hired a former CME Group Inc executive to fill a newly created treasurer's position. The changes are part of an overhaul in...

  • *NSE CEO quits with immediate effect; stuns investors. MUMBAI, Dec 2- India's National Stock Exchange stunned investors on Friday when its chief executive Chitra Ramkrishna quit for "personal reasons", only weeks before the country's biggest bourse is due to kick off its own initial public offering. The exchange appointed a new chairman, Ashok Chawla, a former head...

  • CHICAGO, Dec 1- CME Group Inc plans to strengthen efforts to deter wrongdoing in markets by raising the maximum possible fine for rule breakers, the company said on Thursday, further raising the stakes for rogue traders following the first U.S. criminal convictions for the manipulative practice known as spoofing. The owner of the Chicago Board of Trade, New York...

  • FRANKFURT, Dec 1- Normally the place to buy or sell shares in Germany's top companies, Deutsche Boerse is launching a new exchange for people to trade virtual goods from video games, tapping into a multi-billion U.S. dollar market. The stock exchange operator, in the process of merging with the London Stock Exchange, has formed a joint venture, dubbed Switex, with...

  • CHICAGO, Nov 30- CME Group Inc will set a monthly record for trading volumes in November, a top executive said on Wednesday, as U.S. Three of CME's top 10 trading days for volumes have occurred since Trump's election on Nov. 8, and volumes have been averaging more than 20 million contracts per day, said John Pietrowicz, CME's chief financial officer, on a webcast of a JP...

  • FRANKFURT, Nov 30- Innogy, Germany's largest energy group, plans to spend the 2 billion euros it raised last month in a stock listing on growth projects rather than big acquisitions. "The 2 billion have been budgeted for the next two to three years," Innogy Chief Executive Peter Terium said at the ICFW journalist club on Tuesday. German utility RWE listed a minority...

  • TORONTO, Nov 29- Canada's biggest stock exchange operator is committed to exploring new technologies such as blockchain despite the exit of its first chief digital officer after less than a year in the job, a senior TMX Group Ltd executive said on Tuesday. TMX runs the Toronto Stock Exchange, the TSX Venture for junior issuers and the Montreal Exchange for...

  • Nov 28- The first chief digital officer of TMX Group Ltd's Toronto Stock Exchange has left the organization to devote more time to his venture based on blockchain, the technology behind the bitcoin cryptocurrency, the executive said on Monday. Anthony Di Iorio, founder of the Bitcoin Alliance of Canada and a co-founder of Ethereum, a blockchain-based computing...

  • Anthony Di Iorio, founder of the Bitcoin Alliance of Canada and a co-founder of Ethereum, a blockchain-based computing platform, was hired by Canada's largest stock exchange in January. He left in September to focus on Jaxx, a universal "wallet" for holding cryptocurrencies and "tokens" that facilitate transactions in blockchain-based applications, Di Iorio...

  • Nov 25- The Islamic Development Bank will seek a strategic stake in Turkey's main stock exchange and collaborate on developing a gold trading platform for use by majority-Muslim countries, part of a broad agreement signed on Thursday. The IDB and Borsa Istanbul would also seek to develop an integrated gold trading platform to be established within the stock...

  • TORONTO, Nov 21- Canada's competition watchdog concluded on Monday that the country's largest stock exchange operator, TMX Group Ltd, did not violate anti-competitive rules despite its refusal to share private market data with a rival. The statement followed an investigation prompted by a December 2015 complaint by Aequitas Innovations Inc, which operates...

  • Mergent would become part of the UK firm's information services division, adding data on 250 million public and private companies to LSE Group's basket. LSE Group did not disclose the terms of the Mergent deal, which is expected to close by Jan. 31. LSE Group, which also owns Borsa Italiana, saw strong business in its latest quarter as the London stock market hit...