ICE revenue records reflect eventful 2014February 05, 2015 5:01 PM GMT

ICE revenue records reflect eventful 2014

Intercontinental Exchange has posted strong fourth quarter and annual results, boosted by transaction and clearing fees following another year of growth through acquisitions.

February 05, 2015 11:41 AM GMT

Ex-BarCap boss Cooney swoops for Goldman MD

A former managing director at Goldman Sachs is to join the foreign exchange trading business founded by BarCap’s former e-FX trading boss, David Cooney.

Time to take a break from maker-taker?February 05, 2015 10:15 AM GMT

Time to take a break from maker-taker?

Exchange rebates epitomise the complexity of US equity markets, but the case for eliminating them is far from straightforward.

Aequitas pushes back launch dateFebruary 02, 2015 10:58 AM GMT

Aequitas pushes back launch date

Buy-side focused Canadian exchange Aequitas Neo has set its launch date for late March, later than expected, and set a schedule for two further testing sessions.

FX movements hit Q4 revenues at NasdaqJanuary 29, 2015 2:28 PM GMT

FX movements hit Q4 revenues at Nasdaq

Nasdaq OMX Group blamed unfavourable foreign exchange rate movements for impacting net revenues in three of its four major business lines in the fourth quarter of 2014, compared to a year earlier.

January 29, 2015 11:19 AM GMT

Equity trading drives 19% revenue rise at Deutsche

Deutsche Bank has declared a 19.5% rise in net revenue from its Corporate Banking & Securities business for the fourth quarter of 2014, up from €2.5 billion to just under €3 billion compared to 2013.

CFTC Commissioner slams agency’s swaps rulesJanuary 29, 2015 10:09 AM GMT

CFTC Commissioner slams agency’s swaps rules

A Commissioner from the top US derivatives market regulator has blasted his own agency’s implementation of swaps reforms, aimed at reducing risk and increasing transparency in a previously opaque market.

January 27, 2015 10:09 AM GMT

US traders brace for winter storm Juno

Exchanges, asset managers and trading firms on the north-east coast of the United States are on standby with emergency protocols because of a brutal winter storm.