NEW YORK, Dec 23- A plan by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to widen the minimum trading increments of some small-cap stocks to test if that would spur more trading could end up harming mom-and-pop investors, retail brokerages said in letters to the regulator. The potential cost of the program to all investors could be up to $455 million dollars...» Read More
WASHINGTON, July 1- Wall Street's self-funded regulator fined a unit of Goldman Sachs on Tuesday over pricing rule violations stemming from its "dark pool," marking the latest in a string of recent enforcement actions targeting anonymous trading platforms.
WASHINGTON, July 1- A unit of Goldman Sachs will pay an $800,000 fine and return funds to harmed investors to settle charges that its "dark pool" trading venue violated rules designed to get customers the best prices, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority said on Tuesday.
"What you have today is not so much speed being a factor, but the certainty of the speed," Nasdaq OMX CEO Bob Greifeld said.
Bill O'Brien from BATS Global Markets, Nasdaq's Bob Greifeld and ICE's Jeffrey Sprecher tell Dominic Chu what the exchanges will look like in 25 years.
Mark Haefele, UBS Wealth Management, shares his thoughts on the ripple effects of central bank polices on global markets.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera checks out expectations for various global sectors in the second half of the year.
Adam Farlow, capital markets partner at Baker McKenzie, discusses the IPO of Euronext and says it has the potential of being a success.
IntercontinentalExchange Group will seek to reduce the number of stock order types at the New York Stock Exchange to simplify the market.
Major brokerage firms Fidelity and Scottrade are refusing to use a new non-high frequency trading platform developed by the whistle blower in Michael Lewis' book, "Flash Boys," reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
The clients had asked the firms to use the trading platform featured in Michael Lewis' "Flash Boys" but were rejected for different reasons.
Citadel Connect has nearly tripled in the past year, making it one of the largest U.S. dark pools—where investors can trade anonymously.
The next big thing in high-speed trading could be something pulled directly from a science-fiction movie.
Rajeeva Bandaranaike, CEO of the Colombo Stock Exchange, explains the group's plans of attracting more capital into the country.
CME Group said one of its clearing systems was hacked in July and the incident is the subject of a federal criminal investigation.
Xavier Rolet, CEO of the LSE, expects the coming decade to be very "exciting" for the exchange industry as it's "on the cusp of fundamental changes".
The Nasdaq OMX on Friday suffered yet another trading outage, its second in a week—this time on its secondary options market.
The Nasdaq was hit with another market glitch on Tuesday, as index data froze just before lunchtime.
Political volatility in Italy could impede the country's economic reforms and create market instability, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
It's shaping up to be a big battle between the NYSE and the Nasdaq over which exchange will be the one to list Twitter when it goes public, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.
Goldman Sachs, Nike and Visa are taking the place of Alcoa, Bank of America and Hewlett-Packard today on the Dow index reports CNBC's Dominic Chu.