Los Angeles Business Journal

Upstart Market Operator Clinches $8.2 Billion Deal for NYSE

Thursday, December 20, 2012

The owner of the 220-year-old New York Stock Exchange on Thursday agreed to an $8.2 billion deal that would give control of the longstanding symbol of American capitalism to an upstart competitor, the New York Times and Wall Street Journal report. The NYSE Euronext will sell itself to the IntercontinentalExchange.