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    1. November 14, 2014

      Tech Beat: Rethinking exchange reliability

      One of the hazards of trading is the frequency at which venues break down. In the last month alone there have been minor...

    2. November 4, 2014

      BATS names Concannon as new president

      BATS Global Markets, the second-largest US stock exchange operator by volume, has named high-profile trading executive Chris...

    1. September 3, 2014

      Investors tap into IEX fundraising

      Investors ranging from venture capital fund Spark Capital to Las Vegas casino operator Steve Wynn lined up to participate in...

    2. August 6, 2014

      BATS close to settling high-frequency trading case

      BATS Global Markets, the second-largest stock exchange in the US by volume, is in advanced settlement talks to resolve a...

    3. July 24, 2014

      Nasdaq earnings boosted by acquisitions

      Nasdaq OMX reported double-digit earnings and revenue growth for the second quarter in spite of low trading volumes as...

    4. July 22, 2014

      William O’Brien departs BATS with immediate effect

      BATS Global Markets, the second largest stock exchange in the US by volume, said its president, William O’Brien, was leaving...

    5. July 8, 2014

      IEX bumps up planned fundraising to $75m

      IEX Group, the US equity trading venue that aims to level the playing field between high-frequency traders and traditional...

    6. June 17, 2014

      US senators push for curbs on flash traders

      US senators stepped up their scrutiny of high-frequency trading at a congressional hearing on Tuesday, raising pressure on...

    7. May 8, 2014

      ICE chief pledges to simplify stocks trading

      The new owner of the New York Stock Exchange has waded into the raging debate over high-frequency trading and promised to...

    8. January 30, 2014

      Investors to share $235m from BATS-Direct Edge merger

      Investors in BATS Global Markets and Direct Edge, which include Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs, are set to share a payout...

    9. October 3, 2013

      ICE and NYSE Euronext go where other exchanges have struggled

      IntercontinentalExchange’s purchase of NYSE Euronext has moved one step closer after passing a key European regulatory...

    10. September 16, 2013

      Rival exchanges struggle for access to Brazil

      It is only a few hours since BATS Global Markets and Direct Edge announced a merger to create the second-largest US exchange...

    11. August 27, 2013

      Quick View: Exchange technology needs fresh approach

      Another August and the market is again fiercely debating its plumbing after another bout of glitches. In the past 10 days...

    12. FT Alphaville

      August 27, 2013

      The 6am London Cut

      MPs step up campaign for break-up of RBS: “MPs are stepping up their campaign for a break-up of Royal Bank of Scotland amid...

    13. August 26, 2013

      BATS/Direct Edge: simple logic

      Markets have become frighteningly complicated – multiple exchanges and trading platforms, dark pools, high-frequency trading...

    14. August 26, 2013

      BATS and Direct Edge merger creates second-largest US exchange

      US stock trading is set to be dominated by three companies after BATS Global Markets and Direct Edge agreed a merger that...

    15. August 25, 2013

      Nasdaq: reputation risk

      Nasdaq OMX boss Robert Greifeld said on Friday that his company’s systems work 99.99 per cent of the time. But when they do...

    16. August 23, 2013

      BATS and Direct Edge in exchange merger talks

      BATS Global Markets and Direct Edge, two stock exchanges that were formed less than a decade ago, are in late-stage talks...

    17. August 14, 2013

      Lehman offloads stake in BATS Global Markets

      Two private equity groups have snapped up the outstanding stake in BATS Global Markets held by the estate of Lehman...

    18. July 11, 2013

      Newedge’s US arm pays $9.5m fine

      The US arm of Newedge, the global broker co-owned by Société Générale and Crédit Agricole, agreed to pay $9.5m to settle...

    19. June 11, 2013

      Bovespa to test Core trade clearing system

      BM&FBovespa will next month begin testing of one of the world’s most advanced systems for clearing trades in a move the...

    20. June 4, 2013

      BlackRock plans cross-border European ETF

      BlackRock, the world’s largest fund manager, is leading an ambitious plan to create a single market for exchange traded...

    21. May 10, 2013

      HFT is not driving investors from the stock market

      For a long time, only a tiny group of folks like me cared about the structures through which investors’ orders to buy and...

    22. May 9, 2013

      BATS Europe given UK exchange status

      BATS Chi-X Europe has secured a full exchange status from UK regulators as Europe’s largest share trading platform steps up...

    23. April 16, 2013

      US exchanges call for new dark pool rules

      New rules must be adopted to repair the quality of US capital markets and stem the rise of share trading away from public...

    24. February 18, 2013

      Liquidnet aims to boost Europe trading

      Liquidnet, the US dark pools operator, is pushing to treble the amount of business it does with Europe’s largest fund...

    25. February 17, 2013

      Catching the electronic trading express

      Investment managers are being forced to adopt new strategies to navigate the marketplaces in which they buy and sell...

    26. February 13, 2013

      UK authorities consults on BATS licence

      UK anti-competition authorities have begun a formal consultation for the application by BATS Chi-X Europe to be recognised...

    27. February 8, 2013

      Comment: Competition best to rebuild trust

      Amid all the criticism of the fragmented US equity markets and the complexity that has driven away long-term investors, too...

    28. February 7, 2013

      Brazil approves ICE electronic platform

      Brazilian regulators have approved IntercontinentalExchange’s plans to create an electronic bond-trading platform in Brazil...

    29. January 25, 2013

      BATS revises down number of mispriced trades

      BATS Global Markets privately told clients on Friday that it miscalculated the number of trades its US exchange had...

    30. January 24, 2013

      Glitches spur US share trading debate

      With each technical glitch, the focus on share trading problems in the US grows stronger. The start of the new year has...

    31. January 10, 2013

      BATS chief defends testing processes

      Joe Ratterman, the chief executive of BATS Global Markets, defended the exchange’s testing processes in the wake of its...

    32. January 10, 2013

      BATS reveals multiyear pricing problem

      BATS Global Markets, the third-largest US stock exchange operator by volume, has alerted traders that its systems have...

    33. November 27, 2012

      BATS to borrow $300m for dividend payouts

      BATS Global Markets is looking to raise $300m of “junk”-rated debt to fund a payout to shareholders in its first attempt to...

    34. November 23, 2012

      Quick View: BATS’ pricing gamble

      Earlier this week BATS Global Markets changed its pricing for its two main platforms in Europe – BATS Europe and Chi-X...

    35. November 5, 2012

      NYSE eyes Brazil with new partner ATG

      NYSE Euronext has become the latest exchange operator to try to break into the fast-growing Brazilian market, teaming up...

    36. October 1, 2012

      Former Chi-X head plans new trading venue

      Former executives behind Europe’s largest alternative share trading venue are working on a rival start-up venture that aims...

    37. September 19, 2012

      SEC no match for high-tech traders

      The Securities and Exchange Commission is hopelessly outgunned in resources and technical savvy by the computerised traders...

    38. September 18, 2012

      Fed warns high-frequency trading firms

      Many high-frequency trading firms are taking shortcuts in their risk controls as they seek out faster ways to trade, a US...

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