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Elaine Wah

Modern Markets, Modern Metrics - A Blog By IEX

In this blog by IEX's Elaine Wah, the newest public exchange looks to refute public claims that the metrics it uses are designed to inflate its own volume numbers and mislead people.

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June 30, 2002

Stock Futures Plan Certified

By Gregory Bresiger

The Commodities Futures Trading Commission and the Securities and Exchange Commission approved a plan allowing certain foreign security index futures to be treated as broad-based index futures. The authority might have lapsed if the SEC and CFTC hadn't acted. The CFTC also approved an order that allows security futures to be based on a share of an exchange traded fund, a trust issued receipt or a share in a closed-end investment management company.

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