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Shortage of experienced workers may have prolonged NYSE outage

In a little more than a year, ICE shed 800 jobs, or about 40 per cent of the workforce at NYSE-Euronext, the exchange's parent company.

New York

WHEN the New York Stock Exchange went down during the trading day last week, few of the veteran employees who had helped lead the exchange past technical problems were on hand.

Since Intercontinental Exchange, known as ICE, purchased the New York Stock Exchange in 2012,