Americas

March 09, 2015 10:22 AM GMT

Nasdaq fee pilot fails to take off

An experiment to test the effects of reduced fees and rebates conducted by Nasdaq has failed to gain additional market share, according to an analysis by agency broker ITG.

March 06, 2015 11:22 AM GMT

CME celebrates record February

US exchange group CME experienced its most active February of all-time last month, with an average of 15.8 million contracts trading per day.

February 26, 2015 4:44 PM GMT

Buy-side commission decline at an end - report

Buy-side commission budgets have begun to stabilise, but brokers cannot rest on their laurels and expect to maintain their market share, according to research from Woodbine Associates.

February 26, 2015 10:14 AM GMT

LSE Group & CBOE to launch new index options

The London Stock Exchange and Chicago Board Options Exchange have announced they are to work together on a set of new index options products as part of a wider partnership deal.

February 25, 2015 2:19 PM GMT

Fidessa hires Biancamano to head US product development

Technology specialist Fidessa has appointed Jay Biancamano to the new role of head of equities product marketing for the Americas, a new role intended to develop new products and grow its US business.

February 23, 2015 10:56 AM GMT

HSBC puts aside £358m for potential fines

HSBC has set aside £358 million (US $550 million) for financial penalties from global regulators relating to ongoing foreign exchange rate investigations.

February 16, 2015 11:25 AM GMT

DTCC nears filing for tri-party repo CCP

Within the next few weeks, the Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation’s subsidiary Fixed Income Clearing Corporation intends to officially file a rule with the US Securities and Exchange Commission and Federal Reserve to provide central clearing for the institutional tri-party repo market.

February 06, 2015 4:32 PM GMT

CME sees product growth across the board

CME has capped off a hectic week by reporting strong financial results from 2014 and rising trading volumes in January, with its CEO attributing the success to a rise across the group’s entire range of products.