Barclays Capital Inc. and Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC will collectively pay $154.3 million to the SEC and New York Attorney General to settle separate cases finding that they violated federal securities laws while operating alternative trading systems known as dark pools and Credit Suisse’s Light Pool. Barclays will pay $35 million in penalties to the SEC and $35 million in penalties to the New York Attorney General. Credit Suisse will pay $30 million in penalties and $24.3 million in disgorgement and prejudgment interest to the SEC and $30 million in penalties to the New York Attorney General. The settlements address misstatements by Barclays and Credit Suisse to subscribers about the material operations of their alternative trading systems. SEC
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