NEW YORK, Jan 16- Exchange operator BATS Global Markets is in discussions to buy institutional foreign exchange trading platform Hotspot from KCG Holdings Inc for nearly $400 million, three sources close to the situation said on Friday. The $5 trillion- a-day foreign exchange market has been the focus of a probe by regulators in Britain following allegations...» Read More
Ben Lichtenstein, President and Founder of Traders Audio, expects the U.S. stock market to seek value higher ahead of jobs data.
Patricia Edwards, Senior Investment Strategist at U.S. Bank Wealth Management, explains her bullish call on U.S. markets. Paul Gambles of MBMG Group weighs in.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs looks at the biggest movers in the Nasdaq including Tesla and Apple.
Bill Smead, CEO and CIO at Smead Capital Management, explains his trading approach against a backdrop of sliding oil prices.
Peter Boockvar, Chief Market Analyst at The Lindsey Group, says Wall Street shares are "extraordinarily overbought" at the moment due to expectations of central bank support.
Quincy Krosby, Market Strategist at Prudential Financial, describes the positive catalysts impacting risk sentiment on Wall Street.
Scott Nations, Chief Investment Officer & President of NationsShares, says the drop in consumer confidence data was surprising given the recent decline in gasoline prices.
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.
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...
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.
Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services says October's jobs report was a bit disappointing, coming in below the whisper numbers.
Art Cashin of UBS, reacts to October nonfarm data, and the action in the Nasdaq.
Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services says stocks jumped after ECB head Mario Draghi held pat on his stance for more stimulus.
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.
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...
Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services says midterm elections are the next catalyst to move the stock market, which is near a record.
Art Cashin of UBS says stocks are surging after Japan delivers a double whammy of good news: More stimulus and increased stock buying.