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World Markets Exchanges

  • NEW YORK, Nov 28- The New York Department of Financial Services said on Tuesday it has granted a license to Tokyo- based bitFlyer, allowing the virtual currency exchange operator to launch in the United States. "As New York's financial services regulator, DFS's mission is to encourage innovation while protecting markets and consumers," said DFS Superintendent...

  • Nov 28- Tokyo- based bitFlyer will launch a virtual currency exchange platform in the United States, the bitcoin exchange operator said on Tuesday. The launch comes as the value of bitcoin hovers around a historic $10,000 level after surging since the start of the year. BitFlyer received approval from the New York Department of Financial Services to operate as a...

  • TORONTO, Nov 23- Canada's biggest securities regulator on Thursday ruled that Omega Securities could continue to run its two alternative trading systems ahead of a hearing on whether it is operating in breach of Ontario provincial law. A three-person panel of the Ontario Securities Commission denied a request from its own enforcement staff that Omega halt...

  • TORONTO, Nov 23- Canada's biggest securities regulator on Thursday ruled that Omega Securities could continue to run two alternative trading systems ahead of a hearing on whether it is operating in breach of Ontario provincial securities law. A three-person panel of the Ontario Securities Commission denied a request from the agency's enforcement staff...

  • ONTARIO SECURITIES COMMISSION SAYS REJECTS STAFF REQUEST TO SUSPEND ALTERNATIVE TRADING SYSTEM OPERATIONS OF OMEGA SECURITIES.

  • *CME Group to launch WTI/ Dubai crude futures spreads. LONDON, Nov 21- Oil rose on Tuesday, supported by expectations of an extension next week to OPEC output cuts, but prices remained under pressure from signs of higher output in the United States. OPEC, together with a number of non- OPEC producers led by Russia, has been restraining output this year in an effort to end a...

  • *CME Group to launch WTI/ Dubai crude futures spreads. Analysts said Brent was expected to fluctuate in a narrow range, between $61 and $63, as the market awaited the outcome of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries' meeting on Nov. 30. OPEC, together with a number of non- OPEC producers led by Russia, has been restraining output this year in an effort to...

  • *CME Group to launch WTI/ Dubai crude futures spreads. Analysts said Brent was expected to fluctuate in a narrow range, between $61 and $63, as the market awaited the outcome of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries' meeting on Nov. 30. OPEC, together with a number of non- OPEC producers led by Russia, has been restraining output this year in an effort to...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 20- CME Group Inc, the world's biggest futures exchange, said on Monday it still plans to launch a futures contract for bitcoin this year, but that a notice on its website stating the contract would begin trading on Dec. 11 was posted in error. As bitcoin passed above the $8,000 level for the first time on Monday, cryptocurrency-related websites were...

  • Nickel closed at $11,575 a tonne on Nov. 17, a drop of 10 percent in under two weeks, while Shanghai Futures Exchange contracts also showed a similar decline, dropping 9.5 percent from their peak on Nov. 7 to end at 93,630 yuan a tonne on Nov. 17. In the meantime, steel is where the action is, and given that China represents about half of global steel output, it isn't hard to...

  • Nickel closed at $11,575 a tonne on Nov. 17, a drop of 10 percent in under two weeks, while Shanghai Futures Exchange contracts also showed a similar decline, dropping 9.5 percent from their peak on Nov. 7 to end at 93,630 yuan a tonne on Nov. 17. In the meantime, steel is where the action is, and given that China represents about half of global steel output, it isn't hard to...

  • 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...