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Taking the Byte out of TikTok

The New York Stock Exchange is polling market participants on the merits of trading stocks around the clock, ByteDance ready to ‘move to the courts’ after the US pushes ahead with a bill demanding the Chinese parent sell its viral app in the country, and traders have built up bets that the Federal Reserve could actually raise interest rates. Plus, Goldman Sachs has relocated its head of financial institutions group for Europe from London to Paris.


Mentioned in this podcast:

Goldman Sachs moves senior banker to Paris in post-Brexit revamp

TikTok gears up for legal fight in US to prevent ban

Investors price in growing chance of further Fed rate rises

New York Stock Exchange tests views on round-the-clock trading


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