Griefeld was CEO at Nasdaq for thirteen years before moving to
his current role as chairman of Virtu Financial. In
conversation with IFLR this week, Bob discussed the latest
trends in IPOs, offering insight on turnarounds and
transformations from the perspective of a leader who was at the
center of finance and technology for almost two
led Nasdaq through acquisitions that catapulted its growth from
a single US equity exchange to a global market that nearly
quadrupled in revenue, achieving a market value of over $11
billion with exponential 24-fold growth in operating profits
during his tenure. Greifeld has recently released a new book
Mover: Lessons From A Decade Of Change At Nasdaq.
you make of the current equities climate in the
With respect to the IPO market, I believe that we are
definitely now in an era where you have to demonstrate...