Nasdaq Raises Stakes In LSE Courtship

May 2006
Investment Dealers' Digest;5/8/2006, Vol. 72 Issue 18, p4
Trade Publication
The article discusses the motives behind Nasdaq's buying of shares in the London Stock Exchange(LSE) making it the largest shareholder. It states that Nasdaq is trying to acquire the LSE to make the bid expensive for the New York Stock Exchange(NYSE). It also mentioned that Duncan McFarland, former CEO of Wellington Management which is Nasdaq's largest shareholder will join the NYSE.


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