CME pit closure sparks member buyout call

Fee structure too complicated, existing members say

BATS buys forex trading network Hotspot

US exchange makes first moves beyond equities

GFI head makes last call for CME backing

Michael Gooch says he and ex-wife will take cut price for shares

Investors urged to block GFI sale to CME

ISS recommends interdealer broker’s investors vote against deal

BGC ups bid for GFI

Interdealer broker seeks to block sale to rival CME Group

Decision time for GFI shareholders

Forthcoming vote on CME deal may result in deadlock

US still dominant derivatives superpower

CME’s lead over ICE will continue until Europe’s economy recovers

BGC seeks to block GFI sale to CME

Interdealer broker seeks more authorisation ahead of meeting

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Nasdaq buys US index provider for $225m

Deal is part of push into market for exchange traded funds

GFI staff seek exit clause over BGC bid

Top employees want to leave company in event of takeover by rival

BGC to buy UK interdealer broker RP Martin

US group buys organisation at centre of Libor scandal

Comment: The benchmark of success

Battle for indices heralds market shift, writes BCG’s Will Rhode

CME raises GFI offer to fend off rival bid

US group aims to secure interdealer broker with cash and shares

BGC extends deadline for GFI offer

Interdealer broker says it has backing of 31% of shareholders

HK-Shanghai stock link starts November 17

Regulators and stock exchanges approve launch of Stock Connect

New push to ease Japan commodity trading

LDP politician pushes to ease commodity futures trading laws

Trading industry strives to find its form

Low volatility, new rivals and onerous rules take their toll

Erkan to retire as chief executive of WFE

Lobbyist association for world’s main exchanges to search for new head

BGC in hostile $675m bid for rival GFI

Interdealer broker acts after ‘delays’ in striking negotiated deal

GFI in a bind with BGC proposal

GFI Group may find it difficult to resist overtures from rival