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Libor Traders Said To Avoid Charges In British Probe

Bloomberg News – By Lindsay Fortado and Liam Vaughan – June 13, 2012 Traders being investigated by U.K. regulators for the suspected rigging of global interest rates are unlikely to face criminal charges while their firms may suffer record fines, … Continue reading

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U.S. Stocks Fall On Europe Concern As Retail Sales Drop

Bloomberg News – By Rita Nazareth   June 13, 2012 U.S. stocks retreated, following yesterday’s rally, as a report showed weakening retail sales while borrowing costs rose in Italy and Germany. The Standard & Poor’s 500 Index lost 0.4 percent to … Continue reading

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Dutch Marketmaker Mulls Potential Sale

Financial News – By Tim Cave – June 13, 2012 A Dutch high-frequency trading firm – which is one of Europe’s biggest marketmakers in exchange-traded funds – has appointed a financial adviser as part of a strategic review that could … Continue reading

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JPMorgan Directors Knew of Bad Trades: Report

Reuters – By Ernest Scheyder               June 11, 2012 (Reuters) – Some JPMorgan Chase & Co directors and executives knew about risky practices by London traders about two years before bad bets caused the company to lose $2 billion, the Wall … Continue reading

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Lawmakers to Grill Jamie Dimon on Massive Loss

Market Day on MSNBC.com                     By Roland Jones – June 12, 2012 JPMorgan Chase’s Chairman and Chief Executive Jamie Dimon is set for a grilling Wednesday morning when he’s due to appear before a Senate committee to explain massive … Continue reading

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Wall Street Flat as Spain Debt Deal Raises Worry

Reuters – By Ryan Vlastelica – June 12, 2012 (Reuters) – Stocks traded flat on Tuesday as yields on Spain’s 10-year bond hit a euro-era high, pointing to continued stress in the nation’s debt markets shortly after an announced EuropeanUnion … Continue reading

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Farm Groups to Watch Grain Trade as USDA Goes ‘Live’

Reuters – By Tom Polansek – June 12, 2012 (Reuters) – If grain markets go “haywire” following the government’s latest crop report on Tuesday, some agricultural industry heavyweights might call Congress before they call their brokers. Major farm groups will … Continue reading

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CFTC Nears Comment Period On High-Frequency Trading

Reuters – By Tom Polansek – June 12, 2012 CHICAGO, June 11 (Reuters) – The Commodity Futures Trading Commission will soon start a public comment period on how it can better supervise high-frequency and automated trading systems, a commissioner said … Continue reading

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Rally Fizzles as Spain Bank Bailout Details Unclear

Reuters – By Rodrigo Campos – June 11, 2012 (Reuters) – Stocks fell and the euro sank against the dollar on Monday, while Spanish bond yields rose, as investors worried about details of a $125 billion deal struck over the … Continue reading

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Equiduct Owned By Citadel, Knight Said To Seek Investors

Bloomberg News – By Nandini Sukumar – June 11, 2012 Equiduct Systems Ltd., the European trading system owned by Citadel LLC and Knight Capital Group Inc. (KCG), is seeking new investors as it tries to grow, according to two people … Continue reading

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