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Jeremy Skule

Jeremy Skule

Nasdaq today announced that Jeremy Skule was appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer. He was previously Nasdaq's chief marketing officer.

FinCEN (Financial Crimes Enforcement Network)

FinCEN (Financial Crimes Enforcement Network)

The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) announced Thursday that it is reopening the comment period for its proposed rulemaking regarding certain transactions involving digital assets with legal tender status.

Keith Petersen

Keith Petersen

Barchart announced Tuesday that it has named Keith Petersen as chief strategy officer. Petersen was previously Barchart's head of strategy and corporate development.

Nasdaq

Nasdaq

Nasdaq announced Thursday that 2020 was the first year it led all exchanges in total volume traded for equity options across all categories, including proprietary single-exchange-listed options products.

Refinitiv

Refinitiv on Wednesday announced its plan to launch the Refinitiv Term SONIA benchmark on January 11, 2021. This follows the company's previous announcement in July 2020 that Refinitiv would launch the prototype version of the same rate.

Swiss National Bank

Swiss National Bank

The Swiss National Bank renewed its pledge to use currency interventions to counter upward pressure on the franc one day after being called a currency manipulator by the U.S. for the practice.

MSCI

MSCI

MSCI Inc. will drop from its indexes of stocks seven Chinese companies that the U.S. government says help China’s military, following similar actions by other benchmark providers such as FTSE Russell and S&P Dow Jones Indices.

B3

B3

B3 was elected Global Exchange of the Year for the second consecutive time at this year’s FOW Awards organized by Futures and Options World (FOW) magazine and hosted by the Global Investor Group.

Tim Gits

Tim Gits

Tim Gits has joined Quantitative Brokers as sales director after 12 years at Eurex. He will target the firm's expansion into Asia Pacific.

Julia Hoggett

Julia Hoggett

Julia Hoggett, the director of market oversight for the UK Financial Conduct Authority, has been named chief executive officer of the London Stock Exchange (LSE).

Cboe Global Markets, Inc.

Cboe Global Markets, Inc.

Cboe Global Markets announced it has become the 2nd largest primary listings venue for exchange-traded products (ETPs) in the U.S. following record gains in new listings in 2020.

West Texas Intermediate Light Sweet Crude Oil

West Texas Intermediate Light Sweet Crude Oil

S&P Global Platts is considering adding WTI to the Dated Brent benchmark, potentially transforming a marker price for millions of barrels of crude oil transactions each day. Platts is inviting feedback on the proposal.

Nasdaq, Inc.

Nasdaq, Inc.

Nasdaq Inc. plans to require more diversity on boards of directors, proposing a rule that most companies listed on its U.S. exchange would have to include at least one female director and one underrepresented minority or LGBTQ director.  

Sarah Rudolph

Sarah Rudolph

Editor-in-Chief

SarahRudolph@JohnLothian.com MarketsWiki Profile

Sarah Rudolph is Editor-in-Chief at John Lothian NewsShe is a Chicago-based journalist who has concentrated on financial services. She joined John Lothian News in 2008.

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