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  • ICE completes takeover of NYSE Tuesday, 12 Nov 2013 | 4:32 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Nov 12- IntercontinentalExchange Inc's takeover of NYSE Euronext is complete and stock of the combined company will begin trading under the symbol ICE on Wednesday, said the head of ICE, an exchange and clearing house operator.

  • Exchanges including New York Stock Exchange operator NYSE Euronext and Nasdaq OMX said they had reached an accord on the timing and the nature of certain regulatory proposals, including rules designed to protect the securities information processors that disseminate quotes to investors.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 11- The liquidators of two Bear Stearns hedge funds filed a lawsuit on Monday against the three major U.S. rating agencies, accusing them of fraudulently assigning inflated ratings to securities in the run-up to the financial crisis.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 11- The liquidators of two failed Bear Stearns hedge funds filed a lawsuit on Monday against the three major rating agencies, accusing them of fraudulently assigning inflated ratings to securities that the funds owned.

  • UPDATE 1-ICE's takeover of NYSE to close on Nov. 13 Friday, 8 Nov 2013 | 6:21 PM ET

    Nov 8- IntercontinentalExchange Inc said its takeover of NYSE Euronext would close on Nov. 13, after clearing final regulatory hurdles on Friday. The derivatives exchange and clearing house operator said in December it would buy the owner of the New York Stock Exchange in a deal that also gives ICE control of Liffe, Europe's No. 2 derivatives market.

  • NYSE's takeover by ICE to close on Nov. 13 Friday, 8 Nov 2013 | 4:47 PM ET

    Nov 8- NYSE Euronext said its more than $10 billion takeover by IntercontinentalExchange Inc is set to close on Nov. 13. The two companies now have all the regulatory approvals necessary to proceed with the closing, NYSE said in a statement on Friday.

  • PARIS, Nov 8- Standard& Poor's cut France's sovereign credit rating on Friday by one notch to AA from AA+, giving a thumbs-down to President Francois Hollande's efforts to put the euro zone's second largest economy back on track. All three major rating agencies had already stripped France of its top-grade triple-A status.

  • UPDATE 5-OTC markets stalled as Twitter soared Thursday, 7 Nov 2013 | 8:28 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Nov 7- A lack of backup network connections and the frenzy around Twitter Inc's market debut contributed to a trading halt in 10,000 over-the-counter equities for most of Thursday, said OTC Markets Group, which runs the OTC trading platforms.

  • BM&FBovespa SA, Brazil's sole listed bourse, missed analysts' estimates for third-quarter profit, as volume in equities and derivatives trading suffered from feeble activity between July and September.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 7- Trading resumed on Thursday afternoon on nearly 10,000 over-the-counter equities after a 3-1/ 2- hour halt on all OTC Markets Group platforms triggered by a connectivity issue. A connectivity issue was behind the halt, said an OTC Markets Group spokeswoman.

  • CHICAGO/ SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 7- CME Group Inc and the IntercontinentalExchange Inc are gearing up to revisit a high-stakes battle in an obscure corner of commodities rule-making, highlighting the fallout still emerging from Washington five years after the financial crisis.

  • TORONTO, Nov 7- TMX Group Ltd, the owner of Canada's main stock exchange, said its revenue and profit slipped in the third quarter from three months earlier amid lacklustre trading activity.

  • SINGAPORE, Nov 7- U.S. crude futures edged up for a second session on Thursday after a bigger than forecast drop in gasoline inventories calmed concerns over rising supplies in the world's top oil consumer. *U.S. crude for December delivery was up 11 cents at $94.91 a barrel by 0029 GMT, adding to Wednesday's gain of more than a dollar.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 6- CME Group Inc plans to announce new specifications and tests for West Texas Intermediate crude backing its benchmark oil futures contract early next year, and implement the new specs by the end of 2014, a person familiar with knowledge of the plan said on Wednesday.

  • LONDON, Nov 6- Four NYMEX traders have alleged that the North Sea Brent crude oil market has been manipulated by oil majors and trading houses since at least 2002, in a class action they brought in the wake of a wide ranging European Commission inquiry.

  • "The key to establishing venture exchanges is to create a platform which could encourage smaller companies to enter our public markets while at the same time providing adequate protection for investors," said Daniel Gallagher, a Republican member of the Securities and Exchange Commission, in prepared remarks at a futures industry conference in Chicago.

  • LONDON, Nov 6- Four NYMEX traders have alleged that the North Sea Brent crude oil market has been manipulated by oil majors and trading houses since at least 2002, in a class action they brought in the wake of a wide ranging European Commission inquiry.

  • Japan's TSE launches new stock index to boost appeal Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 3:56 AM ET

    TOKYO, Nov 6- The Tokyo Stock Exchange is launching a new index comprised of companies with high return on equity and strong corporate governance to appeal to investors, amid a strong rally in Japanese shares this year.

  • SINGAPORE, Nov 6- London copper firmed on Wednesday, but in low volumes, with traders reluctant to take positions ahead of a key labour report from the United States and a key leadership meeting in China. *The most-traded January copper contract on the Shanghai Futures Exchange was unchanged at 51,590 yuan a tonne.

  • Nov 5- IntercontinentalExchange Inc said on Tuesday it expects to close its takeover of NYSE Euronext within days, and reported an 8 percent rise in third-quarter profit, helped by lower taxes and new clearing revenues.

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