NEW YORK, May 6- The CME Group intends to launch at least two new U.S. crude oil futures contracts before the end of this year, as the rapid growth in U.S. oil production and infrastructure boosts liquidity in Gulf Coast spot markets.» Read More
NEW YORK, May 6- The CME Group intends to launch at least two new U.S. crude oil futures contracts before the end of this year, as the rapid growth in U.S. oil production and infrastructure boosts liquidity in Gulf Coast spot markets.
WASHINGTON, May 2- The Depository Trust& Clearing Corp sued the top U.S. derivatives regulator over the way it has allowed CME Group Inc and IntercontinentalExchange Inc to gather swap trading data from clients.
May 1- IntercontinentalExchange Inc, in the process of buying NYSE Euronext for $8.2 billion, reported an 8 percent drop in first-quarter profit due in part to lower revenue from credit default swap trading and higher expenses. Excluding one-time items including transaction costs related to the NYSE deal, adjusted earnings were $2.03 per share.
May 1- IntercontinentalExchange Inc, which is in the process of buying NYSE Euronext for $8.2 billion, reported an 8 percent decline in quarterly profit on Wednesday, due in part to lower revenues from credit default swap trading and higher expenses.
NEW YORK/ PARIS, April 30- NYSE Euronext, which is being bought for $8.2 billion by IntercontinentalExchange Inc, reported a 44 percent rise in first-quarter profit on Tuesday, as European derivatives trading volumes increased and costs declined.
BRUSSELS, April 24- EU antitrust regulators will examine IntercontinentalExchange Inc's $8.2 billion takeover of NYSE Euronext in line with a request from the exchange operators themselves, a spokesman for the European Commission said on Wednesday.
NEW YORK, April 12- Exchange and clearing house operator IntercontinentalExchange Inc said on Friday it plans to launch 35 new energy, environmental, freight and ferrous metal contracts on April 29. Atlanta- based ICE agreed to buy transatlantic market operator NYSE Euronext for $8.2 billion in December.
March 19- IntercontinentalExchange has revised the structure of its proposed acquisition of NYSE Euronext to help the deal get regulatory approval. ICE will acquire NYSE Euronext under a newly formed holding company, ICE Group, the Atlanta- based exchange said in a regulatory filing on Tuesday.
WASHINGTON, March 6- The top U.S. derivatives regulator sided with the CME Group Inc in a row over client data on Wednesday, a decision which could lead to a contentious lawsuit by a rival firm.
*Deutsche Boerse says not in talks with CME. SAN FRANCISCO/ CHICAGO, Feb 25- Deutsche Boerse said on Monday that it is not in deal talks with CME Group Holdings Inc, but some analysts see a sale to CME as an attractive option for the German bourse at a time when profits are under pressure and scale is increasingly important.
*Nasdaq held talks with Carlyle, Hellman& Friedman. Feb 15- Long frustrated about the low market valuation of Nasdaq OMX Group Inc, the exchange operator's management is debating various ideas, ranging from further diversification to radical steps like going private or eventually splitting up the company, said several people familiar with the situation.
Feb 13- Nasdaq OMX Group would not gain any advantages by becoming a private company, and the exchange operator does not want to be highly leveraged, Chief Financial Officer Lee Shavel said on Wednesday, but he did not dismiss the idea outright.
NEW YORK, Feb 11- Nasdaq OMX Group recently talked with private equity firm Carlyle Group about taking the trans-Atlantic exchange operator private, but the talks broke down because of price disagreements, according to people familiar with the matter.
*Post-merger IPO to include Paris wheat and rapeseed. LONDON, Feb 8- ICE plans to spin off thriving Paris- based agricultural commodity contracts and may also have to sell London soft commodity contracts if its acquisition of NYSE Euronext goes through.
Net income attributable to the Atlanta- based commodities exchange was $129.5 million, or $1.76 a share, in the fourth quarter, up from $126.8 million, or $1.73 a diluted share, a year earlier.
Feb 6- IntercontinentalExchange Inc, which is in the process of buying NYSE Euronext for $8.2 billion, reported a 2 percent rise in quarterly profit on Wednesday, helped by an increase in market data revenues and slightly lower expenses.
TORONTO, Feb 6- TMX Group Ltd, operator of the Toronto Stock Exchange, reported better-than-expected profit for the first full quarter since a group of Canadian financial institutions took control, even as sluggish trading and listing activity limited growth.
*NYSE to cut stakes in LCH.Clearnet, MCX. *NYSE CEO cautiously optimistic retail investors returning.
LONDON, Feb 5- NYSE Euronext has pledged to reduce costs further to offset slower trading as it prepares for this year's planned sale to IntercontinentalExchange. "We are focused on building momentum in our business prior to closing the deal with ICE, which we expect in the second half of this year," NYSE Euronext Chief Executive Duncan Niederauer said.
LONDON, Feb 5- NYSE Euronext, the exchange being bought by rival the IntercontinentalExchange, said slower trading drove fourth-quarter net revenue down 11 percent to $562 million. "The impact of lackluster trading volumes was somewhat mitigated by lower costs and lower share count," said NYSE Euronext Chief Executive Duncan Niederauer.