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    1. Fast FT

      April 27, 2016

      Nasdaq boosted by higher US equity trading volumes

      Nasdaq, the US exchanges operator, reported record first quarter earnings after it benefited from higher US equity...

    2. April 15, 2016

      Nasdaq opposes proposed change to stock trading rules

      Nasdaq on Thursday formally opposed a proposed change to stock trading rules that could allow upstart trading venue IEX...

    1. April 12, 2016

      Nasdaq warns on rise in equity order types if IEX given approval

      Nasdaq predicts that the number of equity order types could balloon if proposed rules that would endorse IEX, the...

    2. March 9, 2016

      D Börse sells ISE options unit to Nasdaq

      Deutsche Börse has agreed to sell the International Securities Exchange, its US options business, to rival Nasdaq for...

    3. Fast FT

      March 9, 2016

      Nasdaq to buy options operator ISE for $1.1bn

      Nasdaq OMX Group on Wednesday revealed plans to buy an options exchange operator from Deutsche Börse for $1.1bn as its...

    4. February 3, 2016

      Nasdaq wins Australian equities clearing deal

      Australia’s main stock exchange is planning to use tried-and-trusted systems to upgrade equities clearing, even as it...

    5. December 30, 2015

      Nasdaq claims to break ground with blockchain-based share sale

      Nasdaq claims to have broken new ground on use of blockchain with a share sale on Wednesday that used a system based on...

    6. December 16, 2015

      Nasdaq’s Friedman to eye new growth paths

      Adena Friedman has been named to the newly created position of chief operating officer at Nasdaq, in what is likely to...

    7. November 16, 2015

      Iron man challenge at Openreach as Garner runs out for Nationwide

      Headhunter Phil Post calls a candidate: “You know how you’ve always hankered after a job as a FTSE 100 chief executive?...

    8. October 22, 2015

      Nasdaq acquires SecondMarket

      Nasdaq has acquired SecondMarket as it expands its private tender offer services in an effort to get in early with...

    9. FT Alphaville

      August 27, 2015

      Barclays Boys Club now admitting girls

      Amazingly, Barclays does have some female clients who play golf. A year ago, we detailed the golf outing that occurs...

    10. July 12, 2015

      Bob Greifeld, Nasdaq: diversification’s dividend

      Bob Greifeld, Nasdaq’s chief executive, may live in a world of bulls and bears, he told a class from New York...

    11. May 26, 2015

      Nasdaq to step up blockchain trials

      Nasdaq, the US exchanges operator, this year plans to increase the number of trials with the decentralised network that...

    12. May 11, 2015

      Nasdaq adopts bitcoin backbone for stocks

      Nasdaq is to start using the technology behind the virtual currency bitcoin to handle transactions on its market,...

    13. May 3, 2015

      Nasdaq tempts energy traders with extended fee holiday

      Nasdaq is planning an extended fee holiday to tempt traders to its new energy market, mounting an aggressive challenge...

    14. March 11, 2015

      Nasdaq looks to halve energy trading cost

      Nasdaq plans to halve the cost of trading energy with the launch of a new, low-cost futures exchange that executives...

    15. January 29, 2015

      Nasdaq head Bob Greifeld questions SEC market panel

      The head of Nasdaq, the US exchanges operator, has questioned the composition of a new panel to advise regulators on...

    16. July 28, 2014

      Greifeld warns on ‘perverted’ dark pools

      In his strongest statements on the need for overhauling the equity markets, Nasdaq OMX chief executive Bob Greifeld...

    17. 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...

    18. May 12, 2014

      Nasdaq OMX rehires former finance chief Adena Friedman

      Nasdaq OMX has rehired its former chief financial officer Adena Friedman from Carlyle as the transatlantic exchanges...

    19. April 6, 2014

      Nasdaq setbacks test shareholder patience

      Greifield’s graduates Seven months after an embarrassing outage on Nasdaq ground US stock markets to an unprecedented...

    20. April 6, 2014

      Beneath the Greifeld shell

      For a man on the front lines of speedy global trading markets, Robert Greifeld takes it a bit slower in his free time....

    21. March 24, 2014

      Nasdaq OMX restructures markets services business

      Nasdaq OMX is to restructure its key markets services operations into a new unit aimed at developing its cash and...

    22. March 23, 2014

      Nasdaq rethinks FinQloud partnership with Amazon

      Nasdaq is re-evaluating a venture based on Amazon’s cloud computing services after a landmark partnership to offer...

    23. November 26, 2013

      Noll’s Nasdaq departure shocks insiders

      Welcome to the rough and tumble world of working at Nasdaq OMX. For the second time in three years a highly regarded...

    24. November 25, 2013

      Top Nasdaq executive quits for ConvergEx

      Eric Noll, an executive at Nasdaq OMX who had been tipped as a frontrunner to one day replace Robert Greifeld, has...

    25. October 15, 2013

      Twitter losses widen ahead of IPO

      Twitter revealed its losses had widened in the third quarter in an updated filing for its $1bn initial public offering,...

    26. October 4, 2013

      US exchanges fight for Twitter’s listing

      Twitter has yet to disclose where it will list shares in its $1bn initial public offering, leaving open the question of...

    27. October 3, 2013

      Nasdaq and LSE speculation lingers

      Speculation linking Nasdaq OMX in a tie-up with the London Stock Exchange Group revives one of the industry’s...

    28. September 20, 2013

      Twitter IPO would quieten Nasdaq critics

      Some 16 months ago Robert Greifeld, chief of Nasdaq OMX, stood shivering in a grey T-shirt behind Mark Zuckerberg as...

    29. 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...

    30. August 23, 2013

      Nasdaq halt puts pressure on Greifeld

      Nasdaq OMX faced a barrage of criticism on Friday as the operator of the second-largest US stock exchange defended its...

    31. April 12, 2013

      Greifeld bonus cut over botched Facebook IPO

      Nasdaq’s botched handling of Facebook’s initial public offering cost chief executive Robert Greifeld a $542,100 cut to...

    32. April 4, 2013

      Nasdaq sets stage for HFT in Treasuries

      High frequency traders, the gunslingers of the trading world, could be about to make their presence more keenly felt in...

    33. March 13, 2013

      Vital LCH role in Nasdaq’s Europe plans

      Nasdaq OMX, the transatlantic exchanges operator, on Wednesday described its greater involvement in the running of...

    34. December 14, 2012

      Nasdaq OMX appoints Ekholm as chairman

      Nasdaq OMX appointed Börje Ekholm, president of Investor AB, the Swedish investment company controlled by the...

    35. December 4, 2012

      Republicans in capital gains tax fight

      Republicans in the House of Representatives are fighting tax increases on capital gains and dividends, ruling out...

    36. December 4, 2012

      Nasdaq chief to sell 1m stock options

      Robert Greifeld, chief executive of Nasdaq OMX, is preparing to exercise and sell up to 1m stock options in the global...

    37. July 25, 2012

      Nasdaq defies trading gloom

      Growth in Nasdaq OMX’s non-trading business helped the global exchange operator report a 1.1 per cent rise in profit...

    38. June 15, 2012

      Congress to take up market issues

      US legislators next week will tackle a number of controversial issues in financial markets, from the much-criticised...

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