*Airline expects H1 loss of A $250 million- A $300 million. SYDNEY, Dec 6- Embattled Qantas Airways Ltd was relegated to junk status by credit rating agency Standard& Poor's on Friday, a day after the Australian carrier issued a shock loss warning that sent its shares to a 16- month low.» Read More
NEW YORK, Aug 6- IntercontinentalExchange Inc, which is in the process of buying NYSE Euronext for $8.2 billion, reported a 7 percent rise in second quarter profit on Tuesday, helped by higher energy futures volumes.
LONDON/ NEW YORK, Aug 4- The London Metal Exchange and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. have been named as co-defendants in a U.S. class-action lawsuit alleging anticompetitive behaviour in aluminium warehousing, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited said.
LONDON/ NEW YORK, Aug 4- The London Metal Exchange and U.S. bank Goldman Sachs Group Inc. have been named as co-defendants in a U.S. class-action lawsuit about aluminium storage, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited said.
NEW YORK, Aug 2- Glencore Ltd 1/ 8 GLEN.UL 3/ 4 was fined $25,000 and ordered to pay back $66,200 in profits for trading copper contracts in a way that violated COMEX exchange rules, according to a notice posted on the CME Group Inc website on Friday. Glencore subsequently liquidated its overage position to gain profits of $66,200, the notice said.
Aug 2- CBOE Holdings Inc, operator of the Chicago Board Options Exchange, reported a higher second-quarter profit, beating analysts' expectations, as stock market volatility climbed and trading in CBOE's lucrative exclusive contracts surged.
Aug 2- CBOE Holdings Inc reported a rise in second-quarter profit on Friday, beating analysts' expectations as stock market volatility climbed and trading in CBOE's lucrative exclusive contracts surged.
Aug 2- CBOE Holdings Inc reported a rise in second-quarter profit Friday as stock-market volatility rose and trading in CBOE's lucrative volatility-tied contracts spiked. Adjusted net income rose to $47.0 million, or 54 cents a share, from $37.9 million, or 44 cents a share, the operator of the Chicago Board Options Exchange said in a statement.
U.S. securities exchanges and non-exchange trading venues operated by broker-dealers perform largely identical functions in many respects, the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association said in a letter to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Aug 1- CME Group Inc, the world's biggest futures exchange operator, on Thursday reported a 27 percent rise in quarterly profit, beating expectations, as trading jumped both at home and abroad.
NEW YORK, Aug 1- The largest U.S. securities trade group asked regulators on Thursday to end the self-regulatory status of stock exchanges, saying the structure creates conflicts of interest and should be replaced by some form of outside supervision.
TORONTO, Aug 1- Shares in TMX Group Ltd, owner of Canada's biggest stock exchange, gained on Thursday after the company reported a better-than-expected second-quarter profit, helped by the sale of a fixed income service but limited by limp trading volumes.
Aug 1- CME Group Inc, the world's biggest futures exchange operator, reported a 27 percent rise in quarterly profit, beating expectations, as trading jumped both at home and abroad. A pipeline of brokers in China is eager to sign on to CME Group as full members, he said, further boosting prospects overseas.
Aug 1- CME Group Inc, the world's biggest futures exchange operator, is closely watching regulators' escalating scrutiny of Wall Street's commodity trading and could benefit if it resulted in increased futures trading, top officials said Thursday.
Net income rose to $311.2 million in the second quarter, or 93 cents a share, from a year-earlier $244.9 million, or 74 cents a share, the Chicago- based exchange operator said Thursday. The results also suggest that CME Chief Executive Officer Phupinder Gill's focus on international markets is paying off, as trading from Asia and Latin America rose to new records.
Aug 1- CME Group Inc, the world's biggest futures exchange operator, reported a 27 percent rise in quarterly profit, as renewed market speculation over when the U.S. Net profit at the Chicago- based exchange operator rose to $311.2 million in the second quarter, or 93 cents a share, from $244.9 million, or 74 cents a share, the company said Thursday.
NEWARK, New Jersey, July 25- The United States on Thursday named major corporations including Nasdaq OMX Group Inc, Carrefour SA, J.C. Penney Co Inc, Visa Inc and MasterCard Inc as among the victims of what federal prosecutors said is the largest hacking and data breach case prosecuted in the nation.
July 24- Nasdaq OMX Group reported a 5.4 percent decline in quarterly profit on Wednesday, mainly due to costs from two recently completed acquisitions, but the transatlantic exchange operator said one of the deals has already begun adding to earnings.
July 24- Nasdaq OMX Group reported on Wednesday a lower second-quarter profit, mainly due to acquisition costs related to the closing of two deals by the transatlantic exchange operator. Net income attributable to Nasdaq totaled $88 million, or 52 cents per diluted share, down from $93 million, or 53 cents a diluted share, a year earlier.
July 24- Credit rating agency Moody's Corp posted a higher-than-expected 31 percent jump in quarterly profit as companies issued more bonds. Net income attributable to Moody's rose to $225.5 million, or $1.00 per share, from $172.5 million, or 76 cents per share, a year earlier.
*Net fines from CFTC, CME, and FCA of nearly $6 million. LONDON/ NEW YORK, July 22- Regulators in the United States and Britain fined U.S. trading firm Panther Energy Trading LLC and owner Michael Coscia nearly $6 million for manipulating commodities markets, in the latest crackdown on abuses in high-speed automated trading.