Grasso Affair Raises IPO Issue
- The Grasso Post Mortem. Byrne, John A. // Traders Magazine;Oct2003, Vol. 16 Issue 217, p6
Comments on the forced resignation of New York Stock Exchange Chairman Dick Grasso. Description of Grasso's exit from the Big Board; Implications on the stock exchange; Ways that the stock exchange pushes around the media.
- Grasso's Exit May Revive Stand-Alone SRO Debate. Clary, Isabelle // Securities Industry News;9/22/2003, Vol. 15 Issue 37, p14
Focuses on the resignation of Richard Grasso, chairman of the New York Stock Exchange. Discussion on conflict of interest in self-regulatory organizations operating a market; Details on the Exchange's demutualization and for-profit business plans; Questions related to Grasso's compensation.
- Sour Grapes: A Bad Case of Grasso Envy. // Across the Board;Jan/Feb2004, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p57
Criticizes the reaction of the U.S. media to the resignation of Dick Grasso, CEO of the New York Stock Exchange. Background on U.S. publications that have covered the issue; Reason for his resignation; Description of Grasso by columnist Michael Lewis.
- McDonald's Summers sticks with his support for Grasso. Cornell, Ryan // Crain's Cleveland Business;9/22/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 38, p4
As a member of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) board of directors, McDonald Investments Inc. chairman William Summers has been questioned by the media regarding the resignation of NYSE chairman Richard Grasso. However, Summers' support for Grasso has not been affected. Summers also said he's...
- Grasso breaks the ice on proposal to take NYSE public. Wipperfurth, Heike // Investment Dealers' Digest;07/26/99, Vol. 65 Issue 30, p6
Reports on the possibility of the conversion of the New York Stock Exchange into a publicly held company according to chairman Richard Grasso. Change to take place only if it proves beneficial to seat-holders; Number of holders of exchange seats who would have to approve the transformation;...
- Grasso to Give Up $48M Payment. // American Banker;9/10/2003, Vol. 168 Issue 174, p24
States that Richard Grasso, chairman and chief executive officer of the New York Stock Exchange, agreed to forego a $48 million compensation payment that was allowed by his contract. Discussion of the reason for Grasso's decision.
- Grasso likely NYSE head. Harrington, John // Crain's New York Business;8/1/94, Vol. 10 Issue 31, p26
Reports on Richard A. Grasso as the likely successor to William H. Donaldson as chairman of the New York Stock Exchange.
- Grasso's NYSE vision. Harrington, John // Crain's New York Business;6/5/95, Vol. 11 Issue 23, p26
Reports on Richard Grasso's plans as chairman and chief executive of the New York Stock Exchange.
- Time to go, Dick. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);9/19/2003, Vol. 50 Issue 40, p46A
Comments on the performance of chairman Dick Grasso of the New York Stock Exchange. Consistency of the internal performance targets of Grasso; Conduct of Grasso during the fall of the Twin Towers; Importance of the duties and responsibilities of Grasso.