John Finneran, CFA

John Finneran, CFA


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.