NEW YORK, Aug 3- Intercontinental Exchange Inc was "fortunate" to have scrapped a potential counterbid for the London Stock Exchange in May, ahead of Britain's vote to leave the European Union, the head of the New York Stock Exchange operator said on Wednesday. ICE, which has futures and clearing operations in Europe, earlier on Wednesday reported a...
Aug 3- Intercontinental Exchange Inc, the owner of the New York Stock Exchange, announced a 5- for-1 stock split on Wednesday and said it would buy back up to $1 billion of shares. Net income attributable to ICE rose 26 percent to $357 million, or $2.98 per share, in the second quarter ended June 30 from $283 million, or $2.54 per share, a year earlier.
Aug 3- Intercontinental Exchange Inc, the owner of the New York Stock Exchange, announced a 5- for-1 stock split and said it would buy back up to $1 billion in shares. The company also reported a 26 percent rise in quarterly profit as it earned more from data services. Net income attributable to the company rose to $357 million, or $2.98 per share, for the second quarter...
July 29- CBOE Holdings Inc, the operator of the largest U.S. options exchange, reported a 13.6 percent rise in quarterly profit as market volatility boosted transaction fees. Net income allocated to CBOE's common shareholders rose to $50.7 million, or 62 cents per share, for the quarter ended June 30, compared with $44.6 million, or 54 cents per share, a year earlier.
BRIEF-DEUTSCHE BOERSE-63.7 PCT SHARES TENDERED UNDER LSE DEAL. July 29- Deutsche Boerse AG:. *Satisfaction of exchange offer acceptance condition.
CORRECTED-DEUTSCHE BOERSE AG SAYS HOLDCO TODAY ANNOUNCES THAT FINAL NUMBER OF DEUTSCHE BKORSE SHARES TENDERED UNDER EXCHANGE OFFER AT TIME OF EXPIRATION OF ACCEPTANCE PERIOD AMOUNTED TO 63.65%.
RPT-DEUTSCHE BOERSE AG- EXCHANGE OFFER ACCEPTANCE CONDITION IN BOTH LSEG ACQUISITION AND DEUTSCHE BKORSE ACQUISITION HAS BEEN SATISFIED.
LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE GROUP PLC SAYS HOLDCO TODAY ANNOUNCES THAT FINAL NUMBER OF DEUTSCHE BKORSE SHARES TENDERED UNDER EXCHANGE OFFER AT TIME OF EXPIRATION OF ACCEPTANCE PERIOD AMOUNTED TO 63.65%.
The case for merging the London and German stock exchanges has strengthened since the Brexit vote, a Bundesbank board member said on Wednesday.
London Stock Exchange Group said its planned $30 billion merger with German rival Deutsche Boerse could result in 1,250 job cuts across the combined group.
A class action lawsuit accuses banks of conspiring to limit competition in the $320 trillion market for interest rate swaps.
The CME Group plans to raise transaction fees on a host of products starting Jan. 1, 2016, pending regulatory approval, the exchange said on Monday.
Major U.S. stock exchanges and Barclays won the dismissal of litigation in which pension funds and other investors accused them of rigging markets.
S&P credit rating agency on Thursday downgraded Chicago's general obligation bonds to A- from A+.
In a first for a U.S. stock exchange, Nasdaq OMX Group on Thursday agreed to pay $26.5 million to settle a lawsuit involving its bungling of Facebook's IPO.
Stung by the loss of the IPO of Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba, the Hong Kong stock exchange took a step towards loosening its listing rules.
Keith Fitz-Gerald, Chief Investment Strategist, Money Map Press, says he is shifting his attention away from mergers and acquisitions in the technology field to the financial sector.
Citadel Connect has nearly tripled in the past year, making it one of the largest U.S. dark pools—where investors can trade anonymously.
CME Group said one of its clearing systems was hacked in July and the incident is the subject of a federal criminal investigation.
Goldman Sachs experienced a trading glitch that caused a huge batch of erroneous trades Tuesday. Many may be canceled but the snafu could still cost Goldman upwards of $100 million.