NYX 360: 13 October, 2011

  • FSA proposes that brokers that receive payments from market-makers in return for orders be forced to prove to clients that the deal didn’t damage their trade - Bloomberg
  • NYSE Technologies adds OTC Markets as new destination on SFTI network – NYX
  • NYSE seeks approval for plan to win more retail orders – Bloomberg, FT Trading Room
  • Futures industry stuck on Groundhog Day: NYSE Liffe’s Garry Jones – FT Trading Room
  • Scenes from a trading floor – AP
  • Starting a Teach for America for entrepreneurs – You’re the Boss blog/NYT
  • Is market volatility rolling off the FT’s printing press?  -- FT Alphaville
  • World Federation of Exchanges gathers in Johannesburg – WFE

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On the historical trivia front:

  • A bit of the old NYSE trading floor (circa 1980s) lives on at Emory University -- Emory
  • On this date in 2008, the Dow Jones Industrial Average soared 936.42 points -- its largest one-day increase -- following eight consecutive days of decline. -- NYT