Factbox: Highlights from the US SEC’s Treasury market reform proposal

The United States Department of the Treasury is seen in Washington, DC, US, August 30, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Sept 14 (Reuters) – The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Wednesday proposed draft rules to boost the resilience of the $24 trillion Treasury market, … Read more

US SEC unveils Treasury market clearing reforms to address resilience fears

The seal of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is seen at their headquarters in Washington, DC, US, May 12, 2021. Picture taken May 12, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly/File Photo/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Sept 14 (Reuters) – The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Wednesday unveiled … Read more

Robinhood must face US market manipulation claims over ‘meme stock’ rally, judge rules

The logo of Robinhood Markets, Inc. is seen at a pop-up event on Wall Street after the company’s IPO in New York City, US, July 29, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 11 (Reuters) – Stock trading platform Robinhood Markets Inc (HOOD.O) must face market manipulation claims over … Read more

Analysis: Investors gauge US stocks rebound: ‘suckers’ rally’ or market bottom?

NEW YORK, July 27 (Reuters) – As investors await another jumbo-sized rate increase from the Federal Reserve, they are taking the temperature of a weeks-long US stock market rally that followed a vicious first-half selloff. Even after Tuesday’s sharp fall, the S&P 500 remained up 7% from its June 16 low, buoyed in part by … Read more

Analysis: World’s biggest bond markets back in vogue as recession fears mount

Global indices are displayed on a screen on the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in Manhattan, New York City, US, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, July 29 (Reuters) – One day you’re out and the next day you’re in: the world’s … Read more

Analysis: Volatile US markets boost appeal of dividend stocks

NEW YORK, July 12 (Reuters) – Investors are giving the shares of dividend-paying companies a second look as they seek to buttress their portfolios against surging inflation and sharp declines in asset prices. Often overlooked in favor of trendy growth names prior to the recent spike in consumer prices, the appeal of dividend payers has … Read more

Ex-JPMorgan traders ‘ripped off’ metals market, prosecutor says at trial

July 8 (Reuters) – Three former JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM.N) employees worked together to scam other traders in the precious metals futures market, a US prosecutor told a jury during opening statements in a closely watched criminal trial in Chicago on Friday . The bank’s former global precious metals desk head Michael Nowak, precious … Read more