Exchange Invest 2071: LME floor saved
LME floor reopening, we make no claim to have been helped, but we didn’t like the idea of closure while we still see economic value in the ring...
Exchange Invest Weekly Podcast 018
Another five small steps for mankind and a small week for markets in many ways. Welcome to the exchange invest weekly.
Exchange Invest 1601: David Warren to Quit LSE
David Warren retiring as LSEG CFO.
Exchange Invest Weekly 017
A Deal! A deal! My kingdom for a deal! Finally ladies and gentlemen we've got it: One bourse and another...Welcome to the Exchange Invest Weekly.
Exchange Invest 1114: November 1, 2017
LSE on Repo clearing - logic applies while the media parades its crass ignorance. CME volte face to bring Bitcoin futures to a top tier marketplace.
Exchange Invest 1042: July 24, 2017
Virtu closes Acquisition of KCG making Bob Greifeld Virtu Chairman. SIX updates NASDAQ systems in Switzerland as DGCX gains another recognition for its CCP.
NASDAQ ISE - Large Options
ICE will be delighted to hear that DB1 now has a billion of cash which Jeff Sprecher will soon ensure is siphoned to LSE shareholders if he doesn’t buy it himself.
Life in Limbo
There are those who will clearly say it is harsh to describe double-figure billion market caps as being “limbo” but look at the realpolitik of the area in which LSE and NASDAQ populates:
DB1 LSE A Ponzi of Equals?
Getting fat is a long way from getting fit and as for smart?
Exchange Invest 660: January 06, 2016
FINRA will examine how well HFT firms are protecting their systems from unscrupulous traders who are trying to manipulate markets.
LSE NASDAQ & The Middle Oasis
They are too large to be simple prey and at the same time, are still, despite many deals, just not large enough to be able to make it easily to the exchange “big time.”
Exchange Invest 586: September 10 2015
BM&F surprises with this trim but says it intends to maintain its remaining holdings.
Exchange Invest 486: April 24 2015
A frantic week ends in curiosity and recriminations about where the lawsuit missiles will deliver payload on the whole “Flash Crash” becomes a Surveillance Hash issue.
Exchange Invest 430: February 02 2015
It’s time to wheel out those Berlin bunker videos and wonder if it’s a GFI board meeting. Mickey Gooch is not about to become impoverished but he is up against the wall.