NYX 360 — 29 Nov.


By: Ray Pellecchia
File Under: NYSE Euronext

NYX 360 aggregates news, views and just-plain-interesting stuff from within and without NYSE Euronext (NYX). We add items throughout the week, so you can check back for updates any time.

Friday, 3 December, 2010

BlueNext exchange introduces spot emissions-reduction units (Bloomberg)

NYSE Euronext to present at Keefe, Bruyette Woods Securities Brokerage and Market Structure conference (NYX)

Exchanges reportedly seeking to extend pilot for single-stock circuit breakers (Bloomberg)

NYSE Christmas tree lighting next Tuesday! (NYX)

On this day in 1927: To avoid stock ticker delays, an abbreviated system of reporting quotes was inaugurated that omitted the leading figure of the stock price during heavy trading. (NYX)

Thursday, 2 December, 2010

Currency trader FXCM rises in NYSE debut (Reuters)

Spanish media giant Prisa to list on NYSE on Friday (AFP/Expatica)

EU plans to curb off-exchange markets (FT Trading Room)

Electronic trading grows at NYSE Amex options (Traders)

Medifast and Marines storm NYSE for Toys for Tots (Medifast)

NYSE Euronext to announces fourth-quarter and full-year 2010 earnings on 8 Feb. 2100 (NYX)

And, we’ll present at Goldman Sachs U.S. Financial Services Conference (NYX)

“In Paris, Brussels, Lisbon, and Amsterdam, Light for Rights coalition partners rang the opening bells of each city’s NYSE Euronext exchanges” (United Nations)

NYSE lit in red for World AIDS Day (Getty/India Times)

Scenes from a trading floor (AP/ABC)

The Bettys elf themselves with OfficeMax at NYSE (Betty Confidential)
Now, could someone please explain to me who the Bettys are?

Wednesday, 1 December, 2010

Exchanges race to cut trading-data lag (WSJ)

UBS announces UBS E-TRACS Daily Long-Short VIX ETN (UBS)

IPO money raised in quarter nears global record (WSJ)

Walker Dunlop set to raise more than expected from IPO (WSJ)

Swift Transportation sets terms for $942 million IPO (Reuters)

Avalon Rare Metals to list on NYSE Amex (Avalon)

Options trading up 33% in November, biggest jump this year (Bloomberg)

Liza fist pumps at NYSE for World AIDS Day (Gothamist)

On this day in 1874, regular trading hours were established at NYSE: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays; 10 a.m. to noon Saturdays. (NYX)

Tuesday, 30 November, 2010

FXFM plans to sell 15.1 million shares in NYSE-listed IPO for $13-$15 each, raising up to $225.9M (Canadian Business/AP)

Citi to ring the Bell to celebrate NYSE Arca listing of C-Tracks exchange traded notes (Citi)

College student wins ‘money makeover’ competition sponsored by HigherOne and NYSE Euronext (News Gnomes)

Liza Minelli, Kenneth Cole, Cheyenne Jackson add star power to amfAR’s AIDS Day bell at NYSE (NYX)

Credit default swaps on the wane, for now (FT Alphaville/Bloomberg)

Scenes from (outside) a trading floor (Bernard Oh/Flickr)

Excavating finance’s past: what lessons does history hold for today’s advisors (Research magazine/AdvisorOne)

On this day in 1964, an NYSE study of block transactions revealed the average block trade involved 26,100 shares, valued at $948,200. (NYX)

Monday, 29 November, 2010

Scott Cutler: Best IPO window this year is coming up (WSJ)

Women’s Bond Club, NYSE Euronext host diversity roundtable (WBC)

NYSE, other global landmarks to be lit in (RED) on World AIDS Day, 1 Dec.(Join RED)
At NYSE Euronext we’ll be wearing red too, to show our support!

Climate bourses eyeing China carbon market (Commodity Online)

GM’s $23.5 billion IPO is biggest ever (Bloomberg/AFR)

Targa Resources commences IPO (Targa press release)

Photo gallery from the GM IPO (Vancouver Sun)

Kid Dynamite on understanding GLD, part 3 (Seeking Alpha)

The president’s daily market report (Felix Salmon/Reuters)

Scenes from a trading floor, on Kids Day (AP/Ft. Wayne Journal Gazette)

Laughs of the day courtesy of the late, great Leslie Nielsen (Paul Kedrosky)


Thanks Ray!!!

Will pass along. Glad to see NYSE continues to move this global discussion forward.

Women’s Bond Club, NYSE Euronext host diversity roundtable – http://bit.ly/eJ31jM

by Fields on November 29, 2010 11:14 AM

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