Excitement and concern as stock options boom in India

Excitement and concern as stock options boom in India

MUMBAI, Nov 13 (Reuters) – A sudden explosive growth in trading in stock options in India this year has the country’s retailers excited and regulators worried about the risks such speculative fervor could engender. The boom in derivatives trading in the country’s historically conservative markets, where some products such as stock futures are still too … Read more

Shell ramps up acquisitions as gas trading boosts third-quarter profit to $6.2 billion

The logo of British multinational oil and gas company Shell is displayed during the LNG 2023 energy expo in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, July 12, 2023. REUTERS/Chris Helgren/File Photo Acquire Licensing Rights Shell increases buybacks to $3.5 billion LNG volume fell by 4% on the Prelude share price LONDON, Nov 2 (Reuters) – Shell ( … Read more

US SEC Prohibits Volume-Based Trading Discounts for Brokers

US SEC Prohibits Volume-Based Trading Discounts for Brokers

The headquarters of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is seen in Washington July 6, 2009. REUTERS/Jim Bourg/File Photo Acquire Licensing Rights Oct 18 (Reuters) – Wall Street’s top regulator proposed new rules on Wednesday that it said should level the playing field among broker-dealers operating on U.S. exchanges by ending pricing arrangements that … Read more