Sep 27 2013 | 11:32 AM

I sat down with Jean McLoughlin, Partner at Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, to discuss the new pay ratio disclosure rule. Please view our discussion on This Week in the Boardroom -

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Mar 22 2013 | 10:33 AM

The week of March 18th, 2013, marks the one-year anniversary of the NYSE Big Startup jobs growth initiative, a program we designed to connect young companies and entrepreneurs with Corporate America. Thanks to the generosity of many listed companies and partners, including The Startup America Partnership, Accion USA, and Entrepreneur’s Organization, we’re lending support, experience and resources to startups and small companies to improve their procurement and training, networking and business development, and—perhaps most importantly—access to capital.

We're proud to have raised more than $1.5 million through the NYSE Jobs Growth Fund, which we created to support small, local businesses. We know that for every $1 million invested in the fund, 1,000 jobs are created. So we’re on our way to achieving our goal of boosting job creation.

In addition to the fund, we launched Small Business Connections, a curriculum-based road show that brought counseling and peer-to-peer...

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Nov 1 2012 | 5:51 AM
NYSE Trading floor

NYSE Trading floor (Photo credit: Serenitbee)

In an interview with Financial News, Joe Mecane, head of US equities at NYSE Euronext, spoke about what went on behind the scenes to get us up and running.

A brief excerpt below. For a full article, please go directly to Financial News site (

Financial News...

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Sep 17 2012 | 12:46 PM
The 海龙大厦一层 section of Hailong Market, one of f...

The 海龙大厦一层 section of Hailong Market, one of five major electronics markets in Zhongguancun, Beijing. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

I am just returning from a trip to Beijing, highlighted by a keynote speech at the 2012 Zhongguancun Forum entitled "Unlocking China's Potential." Zhongguancun is China's...

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