• US exchanges will have to test trading systems Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 12:42 PM ET

    The exchanges also will be required to notify the SEC about problems, including any systems that are compromised by hacking. The SEC action follows a series of technical disruptions in recent years— notably the "flash crash" of May 2010— that regulators say shook investors' confidence in the markets. "Failures must be minimized and, when they occur, they must be...

  • Nasdaq's $10 million makeover     Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 5:42 PM ET

    Nasdaq CEO Bob Greifeld discusses the redesign of the Nasdaq building in New York City, the excitement for new companies coming public, as well as the current market conditions.

  • Dot-com peak is near: Thank these Nasdaq stocks Friday, 14 Nov 2014 | 10:33 AM ET

    These stocks are the leaders of the current Nasdaq 100, helping drive the index's value, reports USA Today.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 10- Regulators are undertaking a comprehensive data-driven review of the rules underpinning the U.S. equity markets, including the pricing and rebate system used by exchanges, the head of the Securities and Exchange Commission said on Monday. The SEC is looking at its National Market System rule set, as well as the role of exchanges acting as...

  • SEC: Top fiscal priorities     Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 9:35 AM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson speaks to SEC Chair Mary Jo White, about recent criticism of the SEC, Dodd-Frank regulation and the SEC's top priorities for the next fiscal year.

  • Watch Art Cashin: Jobs report a bit disappointing Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 3:03 PM ET
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    Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services says October's jobs report was a bit disappointing, coming in below the whisper numbers.

  • Cashin: Jobs marginally disappointing     Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 11:53 AM ET
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    Art Cashin of UBS, reacts to October nonfarm data, and the action in the Nasdaq.

  • Watch Art Cashin: Draghi provides relief rally Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 1:27 PM ET
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    Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services says stocks jumped after ECB head Mario Draghi held pat on his stance for more stimulus.

  • Nasdaq winners, Nasdaq losers     Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 3:46 PM ET

    The Nasdaq is up close to 11 percent for the year. CNBC's Kate Rogers reports which Nasdaq stocks are winning and losing the most.

  • Watch Art Cashin: Relief rally after Europe closes Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 2:11 PM ET
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    Art Cashin of UBS says stocks got a pop after European markets closed. Lowered growth outlook weighed on indices across the pond.

  • Exchanges including Nasdaq, Intercontinental Exchange Inc's New York Stock Exchange, Bats Global Markets and CHX Holdings Inc's Chicago Stock Exchange said they deserve "absolute immunity" because they regulate themselves, and that only the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission could review the plaintiffs' claims. A co-defendant, Barclays Plc, said the...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 4- IEX Group, which runs an alternative trading system known as a "dark pool," said on Tuesday its plan to allow brokers to post visible orders on its platform at the end of January would not affect the brokers' ability to place hidden orders. IEX, which was featured in Michael Lewis' book "Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt," has said it aims to become a registered...

  • Watch Art Cashin: Elections next market catalyst Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 4:21 PM ET
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    Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services says midterm elections are the next catalyst to move the stock market, which is near a record.

  • Watch Art Cashin: Stocks get a Halloween treat Friday, 31 Oct 2014 | 3:05 PM ET
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    Art Cashin of UBS says stocks are surging after Japan delivers a double whammy of good news: More stimulus and increased stock buying.

  • The hardware failure impacted data feeds for about half an hour at the NYSE Group's primary data center in Mahwah, New Jersey, forcing the unit of Intercontinental Exchange Inc to switch to its back-up recovery center in Chicago. The processing of quotes and trade reports resumed at Mahwah on Friday, said NYSE spokesman Eric Ryan. The operating and advisory...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 31- A divided U.S. appeals court rejected UBS AG's bid to force Nasdaq OMX Group Inc to arbitrate a dispute over the exchange operator's alleged "catastrophic mismanagement" of Facebook Inc's $16 billion initial public offering. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New York on Friday said UBS' agreement with Nasdaq to help make a market for Facebook...

  • 'Peter Pan' drives bears into hiding     Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    Market pros Brian Kelly and Michael Crofton weigh in on the latest market moves, with Kelly calling it a "Peter Pan rally" and Crofton proclaiming victory over the bears.

  • Watch: Cashin explains market's one-man-band rally Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 3:08 PM ET
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    Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services says Visa's strength is causing a one-man-band rally for the Dow, which is outperforming major indexes.

  • *Q3 adj earnings of $0.84/ shr vs estimates of $0.83. Oct 30- CME Group Inc, operator of the world's largest futures market, reported a 22.5 percent rise in quarterly profit, helped by strong trading volumes. CME, the owner of the Chicago Board of Trade and Chicago Mercantile Exchange, said average daily trading volume rose 12 percent to 13.5 million contracts per day...

  • Watch Cashin: Predictable market reaction to Fed Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014 | 4:24 PM ET
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    Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services says stocks moved in usual fashion going in to and following the Federal Reserve's 2 p.m. ET statement.