JPMorgan paying USD 650K to settle CFTC charges

JPMorgan Chase will pay USD 650,000 to settle charges by federal regulators that it filed inaccurate reports on the trading positions of some of its large customers.

FBI probing high speed trading on Wall Street

The FBI has said it was probing high speed trading on Wall Street, a controversial practice in which computers carry out transactions in seconds or faster.

World diamond trading group bans Zimbabwe stones

One of the world`s largest diamond
trading networks said today it will expel members who
knowingly trade Zimbabwean stones that have been tainted by
allegations of killings and human rights abuses.

Five arrested for illegal trading of firearms in Ujjain

Police in Madhya Pradesh Tuesday claimed to have busted a gang of criminals involved in illegal trading of firearms with the arrest of five people in Ujjain.

Five arrested for illegal trading of firearms in Ujjain

Police in Madhya Pradesh Tuesday claimed to have busted a gang of criminals involved in illegal trading of firearms with the arrest of five people in Ujjain.

Brokers oppose change in trading timings

Brokers at the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and National Stock Exchange (NSE) Thursday demanded that the two apex exchanges reconsider advancing the daily trading sessions to 9 am from January 4.

NSE, BSE delay early opening of mkts to Jan 4

The BSE and NSE will start trading from 9 am from January 4, it was announced here on Thursday.

NYC hedge fund manager indicted in trading case

A wealthy Manhattan hedge fund manager and another executive embroiled in a massive insider trading case were indicted Tuesday on multiple counts of conspiracy and securities fraud.

BSE to start trading at 9:45 am from Dec 18

The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) on Tuesday said it will advance trading hours by 10 minutes from Dec 18.

UAE’s Nakheel asks for trading suspension

Emirates leading property developer, Nakheel today asked for suspension in trading of all its (Sukuks) Islamic bonds as Dubai`s and its neighbouring Abu Dhabi stock exchange went into a free fall dropping more than 7% on opening.

Dubai crisis, holiday sales will dominate trading

Investors may have to do some emotional juggling as the trading week begins on Monday.

Over 3 hour trading halt on LSE on Thursday

The London Stock Exchange halted its trading for more than three hours on Thursday, due to some technical snag.

Sensex down 57 points in early trade on Asian cues

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
Sensex on Thursday fell by over 57 points in early trade on capital
outflows by foreign funds, triggered by weak Asian markets.

Futures trading in rice, sugar and pulses should be banned: Parl panel

A parliamentary panel on Tuesday suggested that futures trading should be banned in case of wheat, rice, sugar and some pulses till the country becomes self sufficient in these food items.

79% BSE traders oppose longer trading hrs

A whopping 79 percent members of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) do not favour extension of the trading hours from the present 9:55 am to 3:30 pm, a survey
has said.

Oil above USD 78 in Asian trade

Oil prices moved above USD 78 a barrel in Asian trade today as a weaker US dollar helped boost demand, analysts said.

NCDEX to extend evening trading session from Nov 2

National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange said on Thursday it will extend the evening trading session by 25 minutes to 11:55 pm between November 2, 2009 and March 13, 2010.

Japan set to end 115-year-old raw silk futures trading

Japan on Wednesday will end 115 years
of raw silk futures trading that help to support its
modernisation through the latter half of the 19th century but
declined during the course of post-war industrial
restructuring.

NSE launches interest rate futures, trades Rs 267 cr on day 1

The National Stock Exchange (NSE)
which launched interest rate futures (IRF) today, registered a
trade volume of Rs 267.31 crore on Day 1, the NSE said in a
statement here.