mai 7 2012 | 9:43 AM

Coinciding with today’s release of the 2012 Fortune 500 issue, we are honored to welcome an “Evening with the Fortune 500”, a gathering of CEOs and other leaders from America’s largest and most respected corporations. Our CEO Duncan Niederauer will be among the distinguished luminaries we will hear from, as well as former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Admiral Mike Mullen, JPMorgan Chase Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon, Time Inc. CEO Laura Lang, Johnson & Johnson CEO Alex Gorsky, and former Continental Chairman and CEO Gordon Bethune.

The focus of the event will be the innovative...

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mars 21 2012 | 1:18 PM

I am very pleased to report that NYSE Euronext has launched The NYSE Big StartUp, a nationwide jobs-growth initiative designed to connect young companies and entrepreneurs with corporate America. Partnering with us in this exciting movement are three terrific organizations ACCION, Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO), and The StartUp America Partnership, who will work with us as we call on the nation’s corporate community to lend support, experience and resources to startups and small companies to improve procurement, networking, business development, training, marketing and information sharing.

The NYSE Big StartUp will offer a unique approach to promote growth through small businesses, startups and entrepreneurs; help promote the increased demand for goods and services that these growing companies need, while leveraging the experience, resources and...

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déc 23 2011 | 10:42 AM

This week I had the pleasure of being interviewed by Amanda Drury and Bill Griffeth on CNBC’s Closing Bell program, on the current state of the IPO market, investment in China and the status of pending legislation in Washington designed to remove barriers for companies going public. In the spirit of the holiday season, I thought I would share with you a summary of the interview, as it touches on several of the Exchange’s priorities, especially the all important topic of job creation.

As I stated in the interview, despite the number of companies that withdrew their offerings in the face of recent volatility (66 companies according to a recent study by Renaissance Capital), NYSE Euronext is very pleased with what we have seen this year in the Capital Markets. Despite the global slowdown, we raised $33B in proceeds this year on almost 100 transactions, lead by a very strong showing in the Finance, Energy and Consumer sectors. This year saw the debut of many of the exciting...

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