Some influential voices are beating the drums for radical, sweeping changes at the Big Board
, including a whole new set of directors and a division of the exchange's trading and regulatory functions.
Among those now listing on the Big Board
are Sybase Inc.
Siemens' shares began trading on the Big Board
in the form of ADRs on March 12, 2001.
its slumping stock could be dropped from the Big Board
Declining and advancing stocks were about even on the Big Board
Ten years ago, when personal computers were relatively new, a PC was a big board
with lots of chips on it.
GateHouse is the third newspaper company that has been barred from Big Board
floor trading this year.
The electronics manufacturing services provider decided to move from the New York Stock Exchange after the Big Board
informed the company it will substantially raise the financial requirements for listing.
It was de-listed by the Big Board
because it was unable to keep its stock price above $1 a share, or meet market capitalization requirements of $75 million.