Volumes 700% Higher Than Normal Test Dark Pools, Exchanges

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  • Morgan Stanley’s dark pool was said to be offline in London
  • Stock volatility triggered extended opening auctions

Watt: Pound Violence Is Investors Caught on Wrong Side

A turbulent start to the open of the London market propelled trading volume as much as 700 percent higher than normal, while at least one dark pool was suspended as investors around the globe digested U.K. voters’ decision to leave the European Union.

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