ICE: NYSE appointed Stacey Cunningham as President of NYSE Governance Services. Cunningham was most recently Head of Sales & Relationship Management for NYSE Group, and prior to that she also served a similar role at NDAQ.
Emerging stocks rose for a second day after protesters in Hong Kong began talks with the government. Russian stocks climbed after their biggest weekly drop since July, while South Africa’s rand jumped against the dollar.
Hong Kong Exchange CEO Charles Li Xiaojia said that under the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect link, international investors are required to instruct their custodian to transfer shares to their selling broker before 7:30am on the trading day.