This page contains recent economic events and current news on the various companies and countries that trade with NASDAQ.
Here, you will find breaking economic and business news as they arrive or shortly after. Although the reporting will sometimes be partial to the UK market, other countries and markets will be covered with fair measure. We strive to keep our readers up to date on the latest news in company stocks, business, trading, share values etc and have dedicated writers on deck at all times to break the news in as concise and unequivocal a style as possible. Things change quickly in the world of commodities and stock trading and our job as we perceive it, is to keep you equipped with relevant information to make informed decisions.
Founded in 1971, NASDAQ first began as an equities exchange based in the United States. In recent times however, the market is recognized worldwide as a trading, information services and financial technology provider to many capital markets. They employ over 3,500 professionals that work to serve investors and businesses in more than 50 offices that are located in 6 continents, the company’s tentacles touching every capital market.
The company has a market capitalization of about $6.8 trillion and is the second largest stock exchange by the metric of market capitalization, second only to the New York Stock Exchange. The company branches out a bit as well, incorporating US equities market, their NASDAQ Nordic, NASDAQ First North, NASDAQ Baltic, and their Power UK for commodities trading. They are a bona fide experienced stock, equities and commodities exchange and with their market cap and sheer volume of business, have expanded their trading portfolio to incorporate businesses large, medium and small, from all over the world. Trading with the shortened “NDAQ” They are now a world leader in the provision of clearing, trading and exchange technology in addition to incorporating their service as an information provider for companies spread out across 6 continents.
Whether it’s about a country’s debt profile, companies’ equity or just tips on how to enter into and get the most out of your investments, our news articles section has you covered. We have broken the page down into different categories that will reflect the different spheres that the news fall into, also the format in which the news is delivered (for example, news delivered in video will be sectioned into a different category).
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For the full year, it still expects to report an underlying result significantly below last year’s $3.1 billion, now forecasting a result below $1 billion, due to developments in the global economy, container freight rates and the oil price.