Exchange leaders say GameStop saga highlights regulatory challenges

The recent trading frenzy around GameStop Corp and other so-called “meme” stocks highlights shortcomings and challenges in the U.S. markets as retail investors become a bigger presence, exchange leaders said on Tuesday. “The regulatory structure of the U.S. equity markets, in my mind, is flawed,” Jeff Sprecher, chief executive of New York Stock Exchange owner […]

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Retail investors accelerate Volkswagen’s U.S. share spike

U.S. retail investors are buying the American depositary receipts of German automaker Volkswagen AG, some market participants said, accelerating a rally spurred by well-received VW announcements on its efforts to overtake Tesla Inc in the electric vehicles market. Volkswagen’s U.S.-listed stock rose nearly 17% on Monday and Tuesday. By contrast, its preference shares, which comprise […]

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