Jan 15, 2013 It's another sign the global business world has become less centralized and more diffuse. The company poised to buy the New York Stock Exchange for more than $8 billion is based not in a world financial center, but in Atlanta.
Dec 20, 2012 There’s news that the New York Stock Exchange might be acquired for $8 billion by the Atlanta-based upstart IntercontinentalExchange.
Dec 4, 2012 A new report finds high-frequency traders are profiting at the expense of the little guy.
Oct 31, 2012 Trading in U.S. stocks resumed today after two days off. A storm has not shut down trading for this long since 1888.
Oct 31, 2012 Wall Street has resumed trading today for the first time since last Friday. JFK and Newark airports are reopening as well on a limited basis.
Oct 30, 2012 Wall Street gets back to business tomorrow now that the storm has passed by NYC. How will investors react following the layoff?
Oct 30, 2012 Flooding and power outages from Hurricane Sandy have brought New York City to an unprecedented shutdown.
Oct 30, 2012 In the teeth of a not-so-perfect storm savaging the East Coast, the freer the flow of digital news, the better. The New York Times and the Wall Street Journal have temporarily taken down their paywalls.
Oct 29, 2012 New York City is preparing for Hurricane Sandy by shutting down the city's public transportation. Financial markets will also be closed today.
Oct 23, 2012 It’s fast and furious, and highly controversial. High-frequency trading is the computer–based buying and selling of shares within fractions of a milli-second. A new study just out in Britain suggests this kind of trading is mostly beneficial.