NYSE sold in $8.2 billion deal

Ownership to shift to competitor IntercontinentalExchange

Posted: December 21, 2012 at 2:25 a.m.

Specialist Wingszi Chiang directs trading Thursday at her post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

The owner of the 220-year-old New York Stock Exchange on Thursday agreed to an $8.2 billion deal that would give control to upstart competitor IntercontinentalExchange.

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Business, Pages 28 on 12/21/2012