Exchanges

The Tokyo Commodity Exchange announced today regulatory approval for electricity futures.
Average executive compensation rose a median 32% in 2013 at exchanges compared to falling 10% in 2012--here are the 10 highest paid CEOs in the exchange and order execution space for fiscal year 2013 as reported by KBW.
New York’s attorney general Eric Schneiderman aims to subpoena exchanges within days and has requested information from private alternative trading platforms, including dark pools.
U.S. exchanges and brokerages are being sued in a class action lawsuit by the Providence of Rhode Island, which accuses them of manipulating U.S. securities market.
Tokyo Commodity Exchange and Dubai Mercantile Exchange will partner to jointly promote and develop energy derivatives, with a special focus on crude oil.
Nasdaq launching new marketplace; MexDer looks to comply with EU rules
IntercontinentalExchange Group announced the successful completion of its previously announced acquisition of Singapore Mercantile Exchange, following regulatory approval by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS).
Bats Global Markets Inc.’s merger with Direct Edge Holdings LLC will put a broker-owned stock exchange operator in the top ranks on Wall Street for the first time since NYSE Euronext and Nasdaq OMX Group Inc. went public.
Dan talks about some challenges that traders may face in 2014. Traders should look at these challenges in 2014 as opportunities and be innovative.
IntercontinentalExchange Group Inc. plans to sell as much as 30% of Euronext NV before the operator of the Paris and Amsterdam exchanges goes public this year, three people with knowledge of the matter said.