NYSE Changing Hands: Antitrust and Attempted Acquisitions of an Erstwhile Monopoly
Thomas D Jeitschko*
Department of Economics, Michigan State University, USA
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Received Date: August 29, 2013; Accepted Date: September 17, 2013; Published Date: September 19, 2013
Citation: Jeitschko TD (2013) NYSE Changing Hands: Antitrust and Attempted Acquisitions of an Erstwhile Monopoly. J Stock Forex Trad 2:109. doi: 10.4172/2168-9458.1000109
Copyright: © 2013 Jeitschko TD. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
The Intercontinental Exchange’s current attempted acquisition of NYSE-Euro next is the third takeover proposal in as many years. In this article the two previous attempts are reviewed and lessons are drawn from an antitrust and competition policy perspective concerning the evolving competitive landscape of exchanges.