Sunday, December 28, 2014

Follow us:
Follow @NY1 on Twitter Follow NY1 News on Facebook Follow NY1 News on Google+ Subscribe to this news feed 


Nasdaq Trades Resume After Brief Data Glitch

  • Text size: + -
TWC News: Nasdaq Trades Resume After Brief Data Glitch
Play now

Time Warner Cable video customers:
Sign in with your TWC ID to access our video clips.

out of 10

Free Video Views Remaining

To get you to the stories you care about, we are offering everyone 10 video views per month.

Access to our video is always free for Time Warner Cable video customers who login with their TWC ID.

  To view our videos, you need to
enable JavaScript. Learn how.
install Adobe Flash 9 or above. Install now.

Then come back here and refresh the page.

A glitch on the Nasdaq early Thursday afternoon brought trading to a halt for dozens of well-known companies.

The outage, which began just after noon, affected all Nasdaq stocks and options.

Trading resumed at 3:25 p.m.

Among the major companies that trade on Nasdaq are Google, Microsoft and Facebook.

According to the Wall Street Journal, the problem was caused by a data feed that provides market data for Nasdaq-listed securities.

Nasdaq says it will not cancel any open orders, and traders can cancel their orders if they wish.

The New York Stock Exchange briefly halted all Nasdaq securities at the request of the trading platform. ClientIP:,, UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 ( Profile: TWCSAMLSP