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NEW YORK, Nov 1- Nasdaq OMX Group Inc closed its second-largest options market for much of Friday after a spike in volume hampered the exchange's ability to accept orders and distribute quotes, the latest glitch to hit U.S. market operators.
NEW YORK, Oct 28- IEX Group is the latest U.S. trading platform alongside 44 other alternative trading system and 13 stock exchanges, but rather than try to blend into the current market structure, IEX says its goal is to disrupt it.
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.
"Greece stays in the euro," predicts Lawrence Bossidy, former Honeywell chairman & CEO, discussing Europe's debt problems and the possibility of the EU issuing eurobonds despite objections from Germany's Chancellor, Angela Merkel. Also a look at JPMorgan's trading blunder, and Jamie Dimon's leadership.
Contrary to popular belief, high frequency trading reduces volatility in stock markets rather than exacerbates it, according to new research by Professor Alex Frino at the University of Sydney Business School and CEO of Capital Markets Co-operative Research Centre.
Deal-making by both the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and Nasdaq-OMX hit snags this week on concerns over sovereignty and competition, leaving room for speculation that Nasdaq will now bid for the LSE.
The merger deal between NYSE Euronext and Deutsche Boerse, creating the world's largest exchange operator, is likely to have multiple levels of cultural challenges, Rodgin Cohen, senior chairman Sullivan & Cromwell, told CNBC on Tuesday.