World Markets Exchanges


  • Oops, we did it again: Nasdaq suffers new outage Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 10:57 AM ET

    The Nasdaq OMX on Friday suffered yet another trading outage, its second in a week—this time on its secondary options market.

  • Nasdaq blames human error for index data outage Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013 | 12:19 PM ET

    The Nasdaq was hit with another market glitch on Tuesday, as index data froze just before lunchtime.

  • Italy faces new elections and economic turmoil Monday, 30 Sep 2013 | 6:41 AM ET
    Italy faces new elections and economic turmoil

    Political volatility in Italy could impede the country's economic reforms and create market instability, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • IPO fight brewing Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 11:52 AM ET
    IPO fight brewing

    It's shaping up to be a big battle between the NYSE and the Nasdaq over which exchange will be the one to list Twitter when it goes public, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.

  • Big changes begin in the Dow Monday, 23 Sep 2013 | 10:08 AM ET
    Big changes begin in the Dow

    Goldman Sachs, Nike and Visa are taking the place of Alcoa, Bank of America and Hewlett-Packard today on the Dow index reports CNBC's Dominic Chu.

  • IPO market heats up Friday, 20 Sep 2013 | 10:21 AM ET
    IPO market heats up

    CNBC's Bob Pisani, and Scott Cutler, NYSE Euronext head of global listings, discuss where to find the hot IPO areas in cloud computing, social media, big data and biotech.

  • Nasdaq website vulnerable to hackers—expert Monday, 16 Sep 2013 | 10:20 AM ET

    Nasdaq's website may be a ticking a time bomb for a major security breach, including a takeover by hackers, a cybersecurity expert warns.

  • Twitter needs a ticker...any thoughts? Friday, 13 Sep 2013 | 11:53 AM ET
    Twitter needs a ticker...any thoughts?

    When the stock goes live, it will need a ticker symbol to trade on the exchange. CNBC's Jane Wells shares some ideas.

  • SEC: Can another 'flash freeze' be avoided? Thursday, 12 Sep 2013 | 3:01 PM ET

    The SEC wants to know whether exchanges have adequate backup systems to avoid glitches like the one that shut down Nasdaq trading on Aug. 22.

  • SEC meets with exchanges Thursday, 12 Sep 2013 | 10:31 AM ET
    SEC meets with exchanges

    The Securities & Exchange Commission is meeting with the heads of the various exchanges today following a trading glitch at the Nasdaq, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • SEC reviewing exchange data feeds Thursday, 12 Sep 2013 | 7:39 AM ET
    SEC reviewing exchange data feeds

    Ron Geffner, Sadis & Goldberg partner, and Harvey Pitt, Kalorama Partners CEO, discuss last week's trading glitch at the Nasdaq and share their thoughts on what went wrong and how to strengthen the data systems at the exchanges.

  • Goldman trading glitch could cost over $100 million Tuesday, 20 Aug 2013 | 8:26 PM ET

    Goldman Sachs experienced a trading glitch that caused a huge batch of erroneous trades Tuesday. Many may be canceled but the snafu could still cost Goldman upwards of $100 million.

  • CME's Duffy on earnings and regulations Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 11:20 AM ET
    CME's Duffy on earnings and regulations

    CNBC's Rick Santelli talks with Terry Duffy, CME Group president & executive chairman, about what drove the company's earnings beat and what it will take to drive volume amid Basil III requirements.

  • Should the US Postal Service be private? Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 7:44 PM ET
    Should US Postal be private?

    England plans to sell shares of its postal service on the London stock exchange. Matt Welch, Reason Magazine and CNBC's Brian Sullivan, discuss whether the U.S. Postal Service should do the same.

  • Is regulation holding exchanges back? Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 3:45 AM ET
    Is regulation holding exchanges back?

    Christian Katz, CEO of SIX Swiss Exchange, highlights that European markets remain in a "low-volume environment" and that the regulatory climate has hindered most exchanges from growing.

  • CFTC Votes on Critical Piece of Dodd-Frank Friday, 12 Jul 2013 | 7:40 AM ET
    CFTC Votes on Critical Piece of Dodd-Frank Act

    Bart Chilton of the Commodities Futures Trading Commission explains why he is pushing for new regulation of banks doing business overseas.

  • Volatile Markets & Hedge Funds Tuesday, 25 Jun 2013 | 4:25 PM ET
    Volatile Markets & Hedge Funds

    Can hedge fund managers capitalize on the ups and downs of the market? Gregory Taxin, Clinton Group, and Carol Roth, author of "The Entrepreneur Equation," discuss.

  • Capitalizing on the Volatility Tuesday, 25 Jun 2013 | 4:21 PM ET
    Capitalizing on the Volatility

    How exchanges benefit from the market volatility, with CNBC's Seema Mody.

  • CFTC Announces New Regulation Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 8:07 AM ET
    CFTC Announces New Regulation

    Bart Chilton, Commodities Futures Trading Commission commissioner, explains how a cross-border compliance rule will allow his exchange to regulate subsidiaries of U.S. companies.

  • CBOE Keeps S&P and Dow Jones Options Exclusivity Monday, 13 May 2013 | 12:34 PM ET
    William Brodsky, chairman and chief executive officer of the Chicago Board Options Exchange.

    CBOE won a long-running court battle to prevent rival International Securities Exchange from listing options on two key stock market indexes.