NYSE announces new trading system with Linux inside (NewsForge)
The New York Stock Exchange announced its new TradeWorks trading system today, though portions of the system have been in place for months. Described as an "Extreme Availability" system by IBM, it includes up to 3,000 -- 650 are already in use on the floor of the NYSE -- custom made wireless handheld devices used by floor brokers. The handhelds talk to Linux-based workstations, which in turn talk
Another top GSIS exec clears Erap in Belle deal (The Daily Tribune)
The chief operating officer of the Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) yesterday corroborated the earlier testimony of a co-officer in clearing deposed President Joseph Estrada in the controversial purchase of more than 351,000 shares of stock in a gaming corporation in October 1999.
Investor's Business Daily: Breaking News (Investors.com)
Dec 14, 2004 (financialwire.net via COMTEX) -- (FinancialWire) Radius Gold Inc. (TSX Venture: RDU) has provided a brief review of the Company's activities in Central America during 2004 and to outline what Radius is planning for the first half of the coming year.
Adidas, Carl Zeiss, Hannover, Volkswagen: German Equity Preview (Bloomberg.com)
Dec. 14 (Bloomberg) -- The following stocks may make gains or losses in German markets tomorrow. Futures that track Germany's benchmark DAX Index added 0.1 percent to 4235 as of the 8 p.m. close Frankfurt time on Eurex AG, the world's biggest futures market.
UK Market Update (Daily FX via Yahoo! Finance)
The pound traded mildly higher in early London trade, buoyed more by anti-dollar sentiment rather than positive UK economic data.
T-bonds hit capital market from Jan (News From Bangladesh)
Government bonds are likely to hit the capital market from January 1, 2005, officials concerned said.
December 2004 (Zawya)
It has been a phenomenal year for Qatar in more ways than one.
Astrata Group Incorporated Trading on OTC Bulletin Board Under Symbol: ATTA.OB (PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance)
Astrata Group Incorporated, an international provider of innovative location-based IT services and solutions, announced today that NASD Regulation has cleared Westminster Securities' request for an unpriced quotation on the OTC Bulletin Board for Astrata Group's common stock.