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High Speed Traders Exploit Loophole of CME Computer System

High-speed traders are using a hidden facet of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange’s CME -1.13% computer system to trade on the direction of the futures market before other investors get the same information. Using powerful computers, high-speed traders are trying to … Continue reading

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ICE Futures U.S. to End Floor Trading for Options

Leslie Josephs of The Wall Street Journal writes that the IntercontinentalExchange Inc. (ICE), one of the world’s largest futures exchanges, will get rid of floor trading for certain options contracts, including some of the world’s most widely traded soft commodities … Continue reading

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Nasdaq and ICE Tighten Vise on NYSE, Taking their Bid to Shareholders, but Questions Remain

As reported by Reuters’ Jonathan Spicer and Paritosh Bansal, Nasdaq OMX Group and IntercontinentalExchange Inc. will take their takeover bid for NYSE Euronext straight to the Big Board’s shareholders as they try to corner the company into talks. Nasdaq and … Continue reading

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ICE, Nasdaq: Explain Rival Deal’s New Synergies

The Wall Street Journal’s Jacob Bunge reports that IntercontinentalExchange Inc. and Nasdaq OMX Group Inc. on Monday called for NYSE Euronext and Deutsche Börse AG to explain how they came up with increased synergy targets detailed late Sunday. An additional … Continue reading

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