The Strategic Planning Committee presented its recommendations beginning of July during the traditional Paris Europlace event. Made up of personalities known for their expert role as intermediaries, investors or issuers, the committee is designed to advise NYSE Euronext on its SME strategy. Its conclusions are “ambitious and innovative,” says Fabrice Demarigny, attorney with Marccus Partners, Head of Capital Market Activities for the Mazars group and Chairman of the Strategic Planning Committee.
“We recommend the creation of a new stock exchange dedicated to SMEs. It would include the companies that today are listed on compartments B and C of NYSE Euronext and on NYSE Alternext, around 900 companies in all. Having sufficient critical mass to impact the economic model for the various...
Bell ceremony to mark the stop in Paris of the European Cycling Tour from Amsterdam to Paris for the Make-a-Wish Foundation.
On Friday 15 June 2012, Dave Weiss, Senior Vice President and Head of Connectivity NYSE Euronext New York rang the Opening Bell in Paris
Dave has been associated with the Make-A-Wish Foundation for 12 years, and has already made a total of four bicycle trips in the United States. Last week Dave started his bicycling fund raising ride in Amsterdam and will be travelling to NYSE Euronext Paris after Brussels. This is Dave’s way of raising awareness of the activities of Make a Wish. You can follow Dave on his blog : www.davemawride.blogspot.co.uk.
The Make-a-Wish Foundation fulfils the wishes of...
This year Make a Move Amsterdam is again organising the Women at the Top 2012 event at Beursplein 5.
The event focuses on ambitious, highly educated, women students. Speakers Barbara de Koning Gans, director of ING business marketing, Manon van Beek, partner at Accenture, Monique Kempff, member of the managing board of the IZZ foundation, and Heleen Terwijn, director of the IMC Weekend School, will share their experiences as women in senior positions. The event also includes a workshop in online profiling and job applications, building a network and creating your own top team.
Markets ended the day off session highs after spiking dramatically on reports that there was a coordinated effort in tow among central banks to provide liquidity, if needed, after the Greek election occurring this weekend. Markets had been positive this morning despite a higher jobless claims number on hopes that the Fed will more toward new quantitative easing measures next week and on optimism over Greece remaining in the euro zone – subject to the weekend’s elections.
Weekly jobless claims unexpectedly rose 6,000 to a seasonally adjusted 386,000 last week in an ongoing sign of weakness in the employment market. Consumer prices dipped 0.3 percent in May, falling the most in over three years.
OPEC ministers agreed to leave oil production levels unchanged
On Thursday, June 14, representatives from The United States Army celebrate their 237th birthday by ringing The Closing Bell at The New York Stock Exchange. This 237th birthday commemorates America's Army – Soldiers, families and civilians – who are achieving a level of excellence that is truly Army Strong.
To celebrate this occasion, The Chief of Staff of the Army, General Raymond T. Odierno rings The Closing BellSM.
About The U.S. Army’s 237th Birthday
Two hundred and thirty-seven years ago, our Nation's leaders established the Continental Army, beginning a rich heritage of successfully defending this great country and her citizens. Today, we celebrate the continued honor, loyalty and bravery of our Soldiers in this noble calling. Our Soldiers remain Army Strong with a deep commitment to our...