PRESS DIGEST - Wall Street Journal - April 2
April 2 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
* Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Mary Jo White said on Tuesday her agency has "a number" of investigations into potentially unlawful trading practices by high-frequency trading firms. (r.reuters.com/sam28v)
* Amid a growing clamor over the role of high-frequency traders in the markets, Virtu Financial Inc has delayed the start of its pitch to investors on its initial public offering. (r.reuters.com/hem28v)
* Samsung Electronics Co Ltd copied Apple Inc's breakthrough iPhone to remain competitive, the U.S. company said as a new round opened in their long-running patent feud. Samsung, meanwhile, countered that it was being targeted as a proxy for Apple's rivalry with Google Inc. (r.reuters.com/jem28v)
* Goldman Sachs Group Inc is close to selling a once-iconic trading business based on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange to Dutch firm IMC Financial Markets, according to people familiar with the matter. (r.reuters.com/qam28v) Continued...