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October 26

Brady Fletcher


TSX Venture Exchange, the Canadian public venture market owned by TMX, on Tuesday announced the appointment of Brady Fletcher as managing director, effective October 31, 2016. View page

October 25

Hans-Ole Jochumsen

Hans-Ole Jochumsen was just named vice chairman of Nasdaq, effective January 1, 2017.  He currently serves as president of the exchange. In the new role, he will  work closely across Nasdaq's European teams to assist in deepening relationships with trading and listing clients, regulators, and prospects.     View page

October 24

TD Ameritrade

TD Ameritrade and its biggest shareholder, Toronto-Dominion Bank, plan to buy rival Scottrade Financial Services for $4 billion, bringing together two of the US’s largest discount brokerages. View page

October 21


Daleep Singh, acting assistant secretary for financial markets at the U.S. Treasury, said financial markets must make plans for a transition to an alternative reference rate to Libor, the London interbank offered rate, because it is still a flawed for corporate treasurers, pension funds and insurance companies. Two potential alternatives are the NY Fed's Overnight Bank Funding Rate  and the Treasury GC repo-based interest rate, which is under development. View page

October 18


CME Group and Duco Technologies, a global fintech services provider, on Tuesday announced that Duco’s data control and reconciliation services will be available to CME Group member firms starting in January 2017.  The service will enable CME Group member firms to simplify the processes around fee structures without investing in infrastructure or IT resources. View page

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