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Floor trading resumes at NYSE, with masks and plexiglas

May 27, 2020 - 7:00 AM

The reopening of the New York Stock Exchange trading floor is an important one symbolically for Wall Street and the United States

The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is pictures on May 26, 2020 at Wall Street in New York City. - Wall Street stocks surged early May 26, 2020 on optimism about coronavirus vaccines as the New York Stock Exchange resumed physical floor trading for the first time since late March. About five minutes into trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 2.3 percent at 25,023.76. The broad-based S&P 500 gained 2.0 percent to 3,013.04, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index advanced 1.6 percent to 9,468.96.The gains came after a ceremony presided over by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, who wore a mask as he rung the opening bell to signal the start of the day for traders, also clad in masks and separated by plexiglas. (Photo by Johannes EISELE / AFP)

Slack Technologies rises in Wall Street debut

Jun 21, 2019 - 10:38 AM

Shares of the company, whose arrival was marked with a giant purple banner outside the NYSE, initially surge as high as $42 before pulling back somewhat and finishing at $38.62

SLACK. Workplace messaging company Slack Technologies Inc. is now listed on the New York Stock Exchange. Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP

Tech firm Slack to make market debut, at $26 reference price

Jun 20, 2019 - 7:30 PM

The arrival of Slack – which markets online tools for information sharing and workflow management – to the New York Stock Exchange underscores investor hunger for new companies in spite of some high-profile stumbles

SLACK. Slack's headquarters on April 02, 2019 in San Francisco, California. Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images North America/AFP

New York Stock Exchange suspends trade

Jul 09, 2015 - 1:01 AM

The outage also came on the same day as United Airlines grounded planes at US airports for an hour due to a computer glitch

Alibaba makes Wall Street debut

Sep 19, 2014 - 9:56 PM

UPDATED By raising as much as 25 billion Chinese online giant Alibaba is poised to break the record for the largest initial public offering in history

WELCOME TO NYSE. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange prior to Alibaba Group's initial price offering (IPO) on September 19, 2014 in New York City. Andrew Burton/Getty Images/AFP

Britain hands Libor rate supervision to New York

Jul 09, 2013 - 8:33 PM

Britain will hand over supervision of Libor interest rate setting to stock exchange operator NYSE Euronex following the 2012 interbank rate rigging scandal

RATE-RIGGING. Britain tightens the screws on troubled banks, vowing to overhaul a "broken" Libor interest rate system that damaged the financial sector's reputation and threatening to imprison those who abused it. File photo by AFP

US stocks dive after Obama's reelection

Nov 07, 2012 - 11:15 PM

In the first half hour of trade the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 197 98 points 1 49 percent to 13 047 70

WALL STREET PLUNGES. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images/AFP