Posts Tagged ‘IntercontinentalExchange’

  • The End of The Pits
    Posted by on February 5th, 2015 at 7:36 am, Comments: 0

    Yesterday prior to its earnings call today, $CME announced it was closing the pits.  One can read a lot into an announcement ahead of earnings. […]

  • Bitcoin For The Masses
    Posted by on July 21st, 2014 at 9:09 am, Comments: 0

    At the North American Bitcoin conference, there was a lot of talk about what it would take to mainstream Bitcoin.  It’s pretty easy to see […]

  • Order Types Affect Markets
    Posted by on February 25th, 2014 at 8:08 am, Comments: 0

    The explosion of electronic trade has caused a corresponding explosion of ways to trade.  That sounds stupid.  There is only one way to trade now-and […]

  • ICE Chief Takes Lead On Market Reform
    Posted by on February 24th, 2014 at 7:53 am, Comments: 0

    One of the reasons I started this blog in 2010 was because I thought that the general public was pretty misinformed when it came to […]

  • CFTC Coming At HFT
    Posted by on August 23rd, 2013 at 8:25 am, Comments: 0

    This is what happens when you don’t regulate yourself.  Or, perhaps it was inevitable since we are now “blessed” with an activist government. There are […]

  • CME and DeutscheBorse
    Posted by on February 26th, 2013 at 9:01 am, Comments: 0

    Don’t believe the press.  They are chatting.  But, exchanges always chat.  It goes back to the 1980’s with all the meaningless “memorandum of understandings” exchanges […]

  • CME Response To ICE/NYX
    Posted by on December 21st, 2012 at 7:58 am, Comments: 0

    What would I do if I were $CME and saw $ICE buy $NYX?  There are three responses. First is do nothing.  Costs you nothing, and […]

  • ICE And NYX Sitting in A Tree
    Posted by on December 20th, 2012 at 8:07 am, Comments: 0

    The $ICE exchange is viewed by many old time $CME members as an upstart.  If one were categorizing exchanges and their business models, ICE would […]