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World Markets Exchanges

  • TORONTO, Nov 17- Canada's biggest securities regulator on Friday adjourned a decision on whether Omega Securities Inc, which runs two alternative trading systems, must halt operations after its enforcement staff said it had failed to follow securities law. The enforcement arm of the Ontario Securities Commission has called for Omega, which runs the Omega and...

  • FRANKFURT, Nov 16- Deutsche Boerse named Unicredit banker Theodor Weimer as its new CEO on Thursday as it attempts to move beyond an insider trading probe and a failed merger with the London stock exchange. Weimer, who has headed Unicredit's Germany unit, will take the reins from Carsten Kengeter, who resigned from the German exchange operator amid the ongoing...

  • Nov 16- Jianpu Technology Inc, a China- based online financial-planning platform, priced its American depository shares at $8.00 apiece, below the previously outlined $8.50 to $10.50 range. The offering of 22.5 million ADSs raised $180 million. The company's shares will start trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday under the symbol "JT".

  • FRANKFURT, Nov 16- Deutsche Boerse's supervisory board is to meet on Thursday to pick a successor to Chief Executive Carsten Kengeter, and Unicredit's Theodor Weimer is the directors' favourite candidate, daily Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung reported. Weimer, the head of Unicredit's Germany unit, is a strong contender to take the helm of the stock exchange...

  • TORONTO, Nov 15- Canada's biggest securities regulator is seeking a suspension of trading in two alternative trading venues run by Omega Securities Inc for failure to comply with market regulations, it said in an order dated Nov. 13 and released late on Tuesday. Omega counts more than 60 dealers among its customers, including the brokerage arms of the country's...

  • *Brexit divorce could see euro-clearing forced out of London. WASHINGTON/ LONDON, Nov 15- The London Stock Exchange Group is lobbying to win American political support in its battle with Europe to preserve London as a global financial centre after Brexit. As part of the Brexit divorce, Brussels would like clearing of euro-denominated transactions to be...

  • Net income attributable to the group's shareholders for the quarter ended Sept. 30 rose to C $51.9 million, or 94 Canadian cents per share, from C $39.2 million or 72 Canadian cents per share, a year earlier. Excluding items, TMX, which owns the Toronto Stock Exchange, posted a profit of C $1.06 per share, compared with the C $1.04 per share analysts had expected on...

  • TORONTO, Nov 9- Canada's biggest stock exchange operator, TMX Group Ltd, reported a 32.4 percent rise in third quarter profit late on Thursday, helped by a decrease in operating expenses, including the effect of selling businesses. Net income attributable to the group's shareholders for the quarter ended Sept. 30 rose to C $51.9 million, or 94 Canadian cents per...

  • LONDON, Nov 7- European Union efforts to bring greater transparency to stock dealing risk having the opposite effect, forcing regulators to intervene once again after new rules come into force in January. Market participants say institutional investors who mostly use the established exchanges, such as the London Stock Exchange, may be tempted to follow suit...

  • Nov 7- Snap Inc is redesigning its disappearing-message app Snapchat in an attempt to reach a broader audience, going back to the drawing board as Wall Street clobbered it for another quarter of slowing user growth. The Venice, California- based firm, whose March stock market debut was the hottest of any tech stock in years, reported revenue and user growth for the...

  • Speaking on a conference call, Christopher Concannon and other Cboe executives declined to say when they expected regulatory approval for a bitcoin exchange traded fund they announced earlier this year. So, they want to participate in fast-growing markets and the market for trading crypto-assets is now large enough for them to participate, "said Gil Luria,...

  • Nov 7- The major futures exchanges believe in the development of cryptocurrency trading and will push on with launching exchange traded funds that allow investors to trade in them, chief operating officer and president of Cboe Global Markets said on Tuesday. Speaking on a conference call after the company's third quarter results, Chris Concannon and other...

  • Nov 7- The major futures exchanges believe in the development of cryptocurrency trading and will push on with launching exchange traded funds that allow investors to trade in them, stock exchange operator BATS Global Markets Inc's Chief Executive said on Tuesday. Speaking on a conference call for BATS' parent company CBOE Global Markets Inc, the owner of...

  • CHICAGO _ CBOE Holdings Inc. on Tuesday reported third-quarter net income of $59.7 million. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 88 cents per share. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $270.6 million.

  • LONDON, Nov 7- European Union efforts to bring greater transparency to stock dealing risk having the opposite effect, forcing regulators to intervene once again after new rules come into force in January. Market participants say institutional investors who mostly use the established exchanges, such as the London Stock Exchange, may be tempted to follow suit...

  • LONDON, Nov 6- London Stock Exchange Group rejected claims by leading shareholder and activist hedge fund TCI that it was forcing out Chief Executive Xavier Rolet, saying on Monday it had followed a "proper governance process". TCI Fund Management, run by Chris Hohn and the LSE's fourth-biggest investor with a more than 5 percent stake, said Rolet's departure...

  • MELBOURNE, Nov 6- London copper edged higher on Monday, supported by upbeat seniment over potential demand for electric vehicles, but was facing some headwinds from a firm dollar. *SHFE COPPER: Shanghai Futures Exchange copper edged down 0.2 percent to 54,350 yuan a tonne. *NICKEL: London nickel prices were up 0.8 percent and close to two-year highs struck last week...

  • Investors rushed to open new Coinbase accounts after news that CME plans to launch bitcoin futures this year.

  • *Shares priced at low end of 28- 38 euro range. FRANKFURT, Nov 3- Shares in German metals recycling group Befesa rose more than 7 percent from a low starting price on their first day of trading on Friday, effectively concluding a meagre year for initial public offerings on the Frankfurt stock exchange. Germany has seen few IPOs this year, but mainly due to a lack of...

  • *Shares priced at low end of 28- 38 euro range. FRANKFURT, Nov 3- Shares in German metals recycling group Befesa rose more than 7 percent from a low starting price on their first day of trading on Friday, effectively concluding a meagre year for initial public offerings on the Frankfurt stock exchange. Germany has seen few IPOs this year, but mainly due to a lack of...