US trading systems ‘holding up well,’ top Securities and Exchange Commission official says

Traders get the job done on the flooring at the New York Stock Trade (NYSE) in New York, U.S., March 2, 2020.

Brendan McDermid | Reuters

The nuts industry volatility has place unparalleled pressure on the U.S. and world buying and selling process. 

Friday observed the major dollar volume trading for U.S. equities in historical past: $984 billion altered fingers, in accordance to Goldman Sachs, virtually 3 situations standard concentrations. 

That type of investing volume catches the notice of the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Brett Redfearn, the SEC’s director of the Division of Investing and Marketplaces, has been checking investing to make absolutely sure the program is working smoothly.  His verdict:  “The truth is, presented the file volume of trafficking, the process is keeping up well.”

Redfearn also said the SEC has been in frequent contact with other U.S. govt businesses, together with the Federal Reserve and Division of Treasury, as perfectly as banking companies, asset supervisors, and market place makers. 

 We’ll dive into this subject additional tomorrow with Brett Redfearn on Squawk Alley at 11 a.m.  We will discuss how the SEC is monitoring current market volatility, how properly the buying and selling programs are keeping up, and coordination with other federal government businesses. 

That’s completely on CNBC.

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