The morning trade featured some significant fundamental data with the U.S. 2nd quarter GDP missing expectation, natural gas inventories shrinking and jobless claims continuing to dwindle.
Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announced that its US-based Nasdaq Futures, Inc. (NFX) will officially launch today. The platform will initially offer futures and options on oil, natural gas and U.S.
As expected, Greece has defaulted on her payments to the IMF. This much anticipated move now sets up the ne