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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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January 1, 2004

The Next NYSE Liquidity Plan

By Gregory Bresiger

The New York Stock Exchange is seeking Securities and Exchange Commission approval on a plan that could bring much needed vitality to its LiquidityQuote. The exchange wants to make stocks in the S&P 100 and the financial sector components of the S&P eligible for participation in this institutional product. At the same time, the NYSE wants to commence a six-month pilot program under which a LiquidityQuote published for at least 15 seconds could be accessed by an InstitutionalXpress order - without specialist or crowd intervention.