IntercontinentalExchange

Phenomenal trading growth and an unparalleled appetite for mergers and acquisition expansion set Atlanta-based IntercontinentalExchange (ICE) apart from the competition over the past 12 months and secured it our Exchange of the Year award for the second consecutive year.

ICE's acquisition of the New York Board of Trade (Nybot) in January 2007 saw the soft commodity exchange become part of a for-profit, publicly traded corporation for the first time in its history. The acquisition also provide