World Markets Exchanges

  • March 18- Lyft Inc on Monday kicked off the investor road show for its initial public offering, seeking to woo money managers before its bigger ride-hailing rival Uber Technologies Inc makes its stock market splash in April. However, the market rally of the last few years, coupled with the desire of some of these startups' insiders to cash out, is leading to many...

  • PARIS, March 11- Pan-European stock market operator Euronext on Monday extended its offer for Oslo Bors, while keeping the terms unchanged, as its battle with Nasdaq for the control of Norway's stock market operator escalates. Euronext extended its offer, which had been due to expire on March 11, until April 1 at 6 pm, Central European time. New York- based stock...

  • The SEC in 2005 adopted a broad framework called Regulation National Market System that was largely aimed at ensuring retail investors get the best price possible and preventing trades from being executed at prices that are inferior to bids and offers displayed on other trading venues. "It is clear that the market challenges we faced in the early 2000 s are not...

  • While the SEC has not launched a formal civil investigation, it is seeking information from the exchanges on the pricing system. SEC spokeswoman Judith Burns declined to comment. NYSE and Nasdaq declined to comment on the SEC probe into multi-tiered pricing.

  • March 4- Miami International Holdings Inc is preparing to launch its MIAX equities exchange toward the end of this year or in early 2020, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday, citing Chief Executive Officer Thomas Gallagher. NYSE owner Intercontinental Exchange Inc, Nasdaq Inc and Cboe Global Markets Inc have faced criticism for surging fees for...

  • SHANGHAI, March 1- China's stock market regulator said on Friday that it will promote the opening of domestic derivative markets and improve cross-border trading mechanisms, in a bid to attract long-term foreign investment. The China Securities Regulatory Commission made the comments during a news conference in Beijing after global index publisher MSCI...

  • **DELPHI, Greece- Portuguese Central Bank Governor Carlos Costa speaks at a conference in Delphi, Greece, with the theme " Portugal: Crisis, Adjustment and the Path to Sustainable Growth"- 0900 GMT. **LONDON Rohan Churm, head of foreign exchange division, Bank of England, speaks at London Stock Exchange Group UK Debt Capital Markets Forum 2019, London 0915 GMT.

  • HONG KONG, Feb 28- Hong Kong's stock exchange operator on Thursday said it would look to attract more companies from the Asia-Pacific region to list in Hong Kong and expand its stock and bond connect schemes linking mainland China with global markets. Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd, in a statement outlining its three-year strategy, said its aim was to "...

  • HONG KONG, Feb 28- Hong Kong's stock exchange operator on Thursday said it would look to attract more companies from the Asia-Pacific region to list in Hong Kong and expand its stock and bond connect schemes linking mainland China with global markets. Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd, in a statement outlining its three-year strategy, said its aim was to "...

  • HONG KONG, Feb 28- Hong Kong's stock exchange operator on Thursday said it would expand its connect schemes and launch a series of new products, as it announced its strategy for the next three years. Stock connect, launched in 2014, and bond connect, launched in 2017, give international investors access to mainland Chinese markets via the Hong Kong exchange, and...

  • CME GROUP SAYS ALL GTCS THAT HAVE BEEN ACKNOWLEDGED WILL REMAIN WORKING- TWEET.

  • CME GROUP SAYS ALL DAY AND SESSION ORDERS INCLUDING GTDS WITH TUESDAY'S DATE WILL BE CANCELED- TWEET.

  • CME GROUP SAYS ALL MARKETS ON CME GLOBEX WILL PREOPEN AT 09:15 PM CT AND OPEN AT 09:45 PM CT- TWEET.

  • CME GROUP SAYS BMD MARKETS WILL PREOPEN AT 09:15 PM CT AND OPEN AT 09:30 PM CT- TWEET.

  • CME GROUP SAYS DUE TO TECHNICAL ISSUES, ALL CME GLOBEX MARKETS HAVE BEEN HALTED- TWEET.

  • *FTSE 250 down 0.1 pct. Feb 15- Britain's main stock index retreated on Friday as Standard Life Aberdeen slumped after a discounted stock issue, and the mid-cap online trading platform Plus500 slipped after a report that it may have "misled" investors over losses. The FTSE 100 index was flat and the midcaps were 0.1 percent lower by 0840 GMT, as investors saw little...

  • *FTSE 100 up 0.4 pct. Feb 12- Britain's FTSE 100 opened higher on Tuesday as a stronger dollar boosted banks and multinational stocks in a broad-based rally across Europe, while trading platform Plus500 plunged after warning results will miss due to a regulatory crackdown. The FTSE 100 was up 0.4 percent as the dollar strengthened and optimism from the trade...

  • MILAN/ LONDON, Feb 4- European shares were flat on Monday as the heavyweight banking sector fell further following poor results from Julius Baer and as optimism fueled by strong U.S. economic data faded. Banks were the biggest drag to the STOXX 600 with Julius Baer falling more than 4 percent after a tough end to 2018 caused the Swiss private bank to scale back...

  • SINGAPORE, Feb 1- The first batch of derivative contracts for a cleaner type of marine fuel oil that complies with stricter emissions rules starting in 2020 traded on the New York Mercantile Exchange, the CME Group said on Friday. A trade for 10 lots of the Singapore free-on-board marine fuel with 0.5 percent sulphur content mini futures contract was cleared on...

  • SINGAPORE, Feb 1- The first batch of derivative contracts for a cleaner type of marine fuel oil that complies with stricter emissions rules starting in 2020 traded on the New York Mercantile Exchange, the CME Group said on Friday. A trade for 10 lots of the Singapore free-on-board marine fuel with 0.5 percent sulfur content mini futures contract was cleared on...