NYSE Delays Expanded Day Trading Until Mid-2000. Y2K Is Cited As the Reason....hey,I thought the s.e.c. viewed y2k as a bump in the road?greenspun.com : LUSENET : TimeBomb 2000 (Y2000) : One Thread
this seems like a bit of a flip-flop,unless the wall-street higher ups know more than thet're saying(cue the ominous,paranoid music)they've been spouting off how y2k is such a non-event,and how they need to go to an extended workday.now they're going to wait...because of y2k!what gives,chicken little? Link: http://www.dallasnews.com/business/0604biz1nyse.htm
-- zoobie (firstname.lastname@example.org), June 05, 1999
Y2K is cited as one reason. Decimilization is cited as another. Seems like the NASDAQ is going to extend its hours this September though. Perhaps the NYSE is going to watch and learn from the NASDAQ.
-- Q-Bert (email@example.com), June 05, 1999.
Yup, and by September I'm sure they'll learn alot, too!
-- Will continue (firstname.lastname@example.org), June 05, 1999.