NYSE Merges with the Bourse

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Last week, the London and Toronto stock exchanges announced a merger. Today, the New York and Frankfort Stock Exchanges have agreed to merge in a deal worth some $10 billion. What will that mean for the financial world and American shareholders? Felix Salmon is a finance blogger for Reuters who says, despite some big numbers, the deal itself isn't all that important.

Credits

Guest:
Felix Salmon - Host of the Slate Money podcast, WIRED - @felixsalmon

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Katie Cooper, Frances Anderton