• Looking to Weather Volatility? Try These Asian Plays Sunday, 24 Jun 2012 | 9:55 PM ET
    An investor watches the electronic board at the stock exchange in Shanghai, China.

    Samsung Electronics, COSCO Pacific, Ayala Land and Cathay Pacific are some stocks that will fare well even as market volatility and economic uncertainty continue into the second half of the year, according to a report by HSBC Global Research.

  • NYSE Euronext CEO Duncan Niederauer, discusses the Nasdaq's proposed Facebook compensation plans. "The customers are smart, I do think it will change the shape of the pipeline, and I think this illuminated the difference in the models," he says.

  • Repetto Trades the Exchanges     Friday, 8 Jun 2012 | 12:12 PM ET

    Discussing Nasdaq's fallout and the number of headwinds facing the U.S. exchanges, with Rich Repetto, Sandler O'Neill.

  • Neil Shearing, economist at Capital Economics, told CNBC, "We are already in bubble territory particularly in the housing market it is wildly overvalued, the banks are becoming more reluctant to lend, even though the central bank is cutting interest rates banks are becoming increasingly reluctant to lend."

  • Charamporn Jotikasthira, President, Stock Exchange of Thailand, said Thailand should be able to withstand the shock of 'Grexit' and a pullback of investments from Europe.

  • Hong Kong Stock Exchange

    Hong Kong, the hottest initial public offering (IPO) market in the world in 2011, has seen a precipitous slowdown in listings because of market uncertainty and low valuations.

  • Traders work on the floor of the London Metal Exchange in London, U.K.

    The London Metal Exchange, the world’s largest metal-trading platform, should be able to get an offer of at least a billion pounds ($1.6 billion), CEO Martin Abbott told CNBC.

  • NYSE Euronext and CME Kick Off Race to Buy LME Thursday, 3 May 2012 | 9:58 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the London Metal Exchange in London, U.K.

    NYSE Euronext and CME Group, the two US exchange groups, have submitted bids for the London Metal Exchange, valuing it at up to £1 billion and kicking off a contest for the commodities business, according to people familiar with the matter. The FT reports.

  • $1.6 Billion for London Metal Exchange?     Thursday, 3 May 2012 | 7:20 PM ET

    Martin Abbott, CEO of London Metal Exchange, thinks that the company should be able to get a bid of at least a billion pounds ($1.6 billion). He sheds more light on the sale process in this 'First on CNBC' interview.

  • BATS Trading Off to a Shaky Start Friday, 23 Mar 2012 | 12:40 PM ET

    Shares in the country’s third-largest exchange opened at $15.25 on Friday, falling below the company’s offering price of $16 a share. Almost immediately, volatility in the stock spiked — on news of a system problem at the exchange — and BATS halted trading on its own shares. The New York Times reports.

  • Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard and Kevin Rudd

    Even as the Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard called for a leadership vote on Thursday, one economist told CNBC that the Australian economy faced greater risk from high levels of household debt than from any political uncertainty.

  • The CEO of NYSE Euronext, hasn't given up on his merger with european exchange Deutche Borse, telling CNBC on Friday that it is an industry that "absolutely should consolidate."

  • China Cracks Down on Unregulated Exchanges Thursday, 24 Nov 2011 | 8:17 PM ET

    The Chinese government has launched a crackdown on hundreds of unregulated electronic equity and futures exchanges that have sprung up in recent years to trade everything from fine art and commodities to insurance products. The FT reports.

  • SGX CEO: We Win Listings Because of Speed     Wednesday, 7 Sep 2011 | 8:20 PM ET

    Magnus Bocker, CEO of Singapore Exchange, says companies choose SGX for IPOs because of corporate governance and speed.

  • Aussie Dollar Bets Rest on Rate Hike View Monday, 1 Aug 2011 | 10:42 PM ET

    The Australian dollar is trading at record highs but whether the currency will keep its momentum going depends crucially on whether the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) raises interest rates in the coming months.

  • CME Group's Record Q2 Revenue     Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 10:16 AM ET

    The U.S. futures exchange operator says the stellar results were driven by strong performance across interest rates, metals and agricultural commodities, with Craig Donohue, CME Group CEO.

  • Nasdaq Goes It Alone?     Wednesday, 27 Jul 2011 | 12:25 PM ET

    Discussing the future of the exchange after it abandoned its bid to buy the NYSE, with Robert Greifeld, Nasdaq OMX Group CEO.

  • CME Threatens to Leave Illinois     Wednesday, 15 Jun 2011 | 3:19 PM ET

    Terry Duffy, CME Group executive chairman says his is willing to move the exchange to another state to avoid a 46% tax hike.

  • Global Exchange Conference: ICE     Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | 1:41 PM ET

    Discussing consolidation among the world's stock exchanges, with Jeffrey Sprecher, Intercontinental Exchange CEO, and CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • Exchanges Go Global     Thursday, 9 Jun 2011 | 7:37 AM ET

    A major merger develops in Canada as the Toronto stock exchange, TMX, merges with the London Stock Exchange. Insight on the combination and what it means for the future of the exchanges, with Thomas Kloet, TMX Group CEO.