Wall Street Retreats on Euro-Zone ConcernsMarch 27, 2013U.S. stocks dipped on Wednesday as soft demand at an Italian debt auction kept concerns about the financial stability of the euro zone at the center of investor focus.
Ratings Agencies Come Under Fire from EU WatchdogMarch 18, 2013The European Union's markets
watchdog has criticised the world's top three credit ratings
agencies for a lack of transparency over how they evaluate banks
and demanded more robust internal reviews of their methods.
Forget Dodd-Frank, Watch Out for FTT!March 08, 2013As the Financial Transaction Tax gains momentum in Europe, the possibility that a broad-based tax could spread globally is not out of the question. But would it reduce liquidity and add to volatility?
Newedge Pushes into OTC Derivatives ClearingFebruary 25, 2013Newedge said it cleared its first OTC interest rate swap on CME Clearing as it expands to take advantage of new regulations amid reports that the company is up for sale.
Europe's Small Stocks Lure Fresh Cash, Set to Take OffFebruary 25, 2013Shares in Europe's smaller
companies are starting to attract fresh investors and should
outperform larger firms this year as the continent's relative
minnows belatedly felt the impact of central bank stimulus.
Thomson Reuters Revenue Outlook DisappointsFebruary 13, 2013Thomson Reuters'
revenue forecast for 2013 failed to impress Wall Street
and the shares fell 3 percent, overshadowing bullish remarks
from Chief Executive James Smith that his turnaround plan was