John Finneran, CFA

John Finneran, CFA

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Recent articles

Gartner: The Billion-Dollar Quadrant

Taking a look at the other analysts.


New CME Dominates Derivatives

The freshly merged exchange enjoys the benefits of an 85% market share.


Nasdaq: Battles and Courtships

Battling Bob's excellent results.


Nasdaq/OMX: The New Exchange Equation

After a cold reception in London, Nasdaq is acquiring Stockholm-based OMX.


NYSE: Analyzing the Archipelago

The major financial exchange keeps branching out.

Nasdaq: More Options Than Philadelphia

The LSE stake gives Nasdaq strategic and financial options.


Northern Trust: Gloss and Grit

Both aspects of the bank's business sparkled this quarter.


Sturdy State Street

State Street has delivered solid performance for 215 years.


Foolish Book Review: "Investors and Markets"

A new coup in finance?


Infosys: Leading the Flat World

Flawless growth continues.

Revenge of the Software Customer

A 2007 investor's guide to software as a service.


Previewing 2007: NYSE Group

Earth's exchange readies for takeoff.


2006 in Review: NYSE Group

It went from a private club to a public company -- and it did so with remarkable success.


2006 in Review: First Data

The payment processor and market leader had a strong year.


Bank Efficiency: Measure With Care

Some factors to consider when measuring an efficiency ratio.

Are Exchanges Overheated?

Stock exchanges' stratospheric valuations may not reflect reality.


NYSE: Earth's Securities Exchange?

A look at the NYSE's ambitious plans and the risks of grand strategy.


First Data: The Post-Spin Story

An investment for all seasons?


Infosys: Flat World, Flat Investment?

"Flat world" investors stay home.


Keane: From Intrigue to Turnaround?

Troubles with the IT services firm's leadership create value opportunities.