SEC expands its circuit-breaker program to include ETFs

09/12/2010 | Securities Technology Monitor

The Securities and Exchange Commission has approved rules amid fallout of the May 6 "flash crash." The watchdog has expanded its circuit-breaker program to include some exchange-traded funds and stocks in the Russell 1000 Index. The SEC also gave the green light on rules for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority and U.S. exchanges that clarify the circuit-breaking process.

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