NYX 360: 1 April, 2011

Trading volumes down across financial markets (Reuters)

A busy day yesterday on NYSE Exchanges: Bots: Hot or Not?, Function in Conjunction, Man v. Machine: The Series, NYSE Liffe U.S. and Interest Rate Futures,  Durbin Amendment Heats Up

New circuit breaker levels for second-quarter 2011 (NYX)
May we never get anywhere close!

Does proposed SEC rule on compensation committees go far enough? (Governance Center Blog/Conference Board)

Scenes from outside the trading floor: It was baseball's opening day at NYSE too! (MLB.com)

On this day in 1968, trading volume of 17.7 million shares finally surpassed the 39-year-old record set during the Crash of 1929. (NYX)