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Each year, investors file shareholder proposals with public companies to requesting that their proposals be included for a vote at the next annual meeting of shareholders. 

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Even as an improving US economy sparked renewed interest in US stocks last year, trading in international equities listed on NYSE markets remained solid, approaching $3.1 trillion.

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Ahead of the Bell
May 15 2012 | 7:51 AM

Ahead of the Bell: Dow futures are trading up 52 points and S&P futures are trading up 6 points on surprisingly strong economic data from Germany. Europe's largest economy reported GDP grew 0.5% in the first quarter, as a result of better than expected export figures, up from a contraction of 0.2% in the fourth quarter.  However, concerns over the future of the euro zone is keeping investors on edge, with Greece unable to form a government and on the brink of exit from the EU.         



  • On the economic calendar today, consumer price index for April will be out before the market opens, it is expected to be flat compared with 0.3% for March.  Retail sales for April will also be out before the market opens, it is forecasted to be 0.1%, versus 0.8% for the previous month.  The NAHB housing market index for May will be out after the market opens with an anticipated 26...
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Posted by: Parasnand Madho
Director, Market Watch & Corporate Actions
Amsterdam Gong
May 15 2012 | 4:00 AM

Bjørn Toonen, director of Randstad Professionals, sounds the gong at the Amsterdam exchange to celebrate the 2012 Interim Staff Day.

Interim staff are employees sent by their employers to clients who wish to make temporary use of their expertise. Interim Staff Day highlights the contributions of interim employees in the Netherlands and Belgium. Randstad is listed on NYSE Euronext.

For more information: www.dagvandegedetacheerde.nl

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CR Exchange
May 14 2012 | 6:32 PM

I recently wrote a piece for Corporate Responsibility magazine that you may find interesting. I discuss what it means and how NYSE Big StartUp supports it.

For more: http://www.thecro.com/content/collaborative-responsibility

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Posted by: Michelle Greene
Senior Vice President and Head of Corporate Responsibility
Commodities Corner
May 14 2012 | 6:22 PM
"This photo taken on road. It is pure Ukr...

"Ukraine" (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The NYSE Liffe Commodities team attended the Black Sea Grains Conference last month, which has proved to be the biggest event in the industry, covering the main issues relating to grains in the Former Soviet Union (FSU).

Growing population worldwide along with the restricted lands, which are constantly being depleted by the agricultural sector, mean fewer agricultural products are...

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Inside the Beltway
May 14 2012 | 6:01 PM
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 14:  Pedestrians walk by a ...

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 14: Pedestrians walk by a sign outside of a JPMorgan Chase office on May 14, 2012 in New York City. Following a $2 billion trading blunder, JPMorgan Chase's chief investment officer Ina Drew retired and will be succeeded by Matt Zames, an executive from JPMorgan's investment bank. At least two others are also being held accountable for the mistake. (Image credit: Getty Images via...

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Posted by: Clarke Camper
Senior VP, Government Affairs