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Manchester United Drops Asia IPO For U.S.

Reuters – By Daniel Stanton and         Fiona Lau – June 13, 2012 SINGAPORE/HONG KONG, June 13 (IFR) – Manchester United, the world’s best supported soccer club, has ditched its plans for an Asian stock market flotation and is preparing to … Continue reading

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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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Miss It at Your Own Risk: High-Frequency Trading Happy Hour in New York City, June 13

Join Hedge Fund, Alternative Investments, Private Equity, High-Frequency, Algorithmic and Proprietary Trading Professionals From the Most Prestigious Firms for Networking and Cocktails, and for a Unique Presentation From 6PM to 7PM, June 13 (June 12, 2012, New York) Is China … 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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Dubai Stocks Snap Five-Day Gain On Spain Debt Risk

Bloomberg News – By Zahra Hankir – June 12, 2012 Dubai’s shares snapped a five-day rally, leading a drop among Persian Gulf markets, as optimism that the bailout of Spain’s banks will stem Europe’s financial crisis faded, cutting demand for … Continue reading

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Asian Stocks Decline On Doubt Over Spain’s Bailout Plan

Bloomberg News – By Jonathan Burgos and Adam Haigh – June 12, 2012 Asian stocks fell, with the regional benchmark index retreating from a two week high, as surging Spanish bond yields stoked concern that a bailout for the nation’s … Continue reading

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Overview of The Speed Traders Workshop 2012 China With Edgar Perez at High Frequency Trading Happy Hour

After The Speed Traders Workshop 2012 in Beijing and Shanghai, May 30 and June 6 respectively, Mr. Edgar Perez will Present ‘HFT in China: Mirage or Reality’, at High-Frequency Trading Happy Hour, June 13, 6PM – 9PM (June 12, 2012, … Continue reading

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