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  • CHICAGO, June 13- Global exchange operators are scrutinizing trading activity ahead of Britain's vote on whether to leave the EU amid expectations the referendum may spark sharp moves in currencies and other markets. CME Group Inc, one of the world's biggest financial exchange operators, "will be continuously and actively monitoring for market impacts"...

  • CHICAGO, June 13- CME Group on Monday banned a former Delta Air Lines fuel executive for using accounts owned by his wife to front-run trades subsequently entered in an account controlled by the carrier and for breaking other exchange rules. In addition to the lifetime bans, the exchange operator ordered Jon Ruggles to disgorge profits of $2.8 million and pay a...

  • CHICAGO, June 9- Bets on U.S. lean hog futures hit a nearly two-year peak, CME Group data showed on Thursday, as investors gambled record-high pork prices in top consumer China will force the country to boost imports and as surging animal feed prices raise costs for U.S. hog producers. China was the top buyer of U.S. pork last week, purchasing 7,100 tonnes, weekly U.S....

  • *HKEx plans to start metals trading platform in southern China. MELBOURNE, June 9- Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing plans to develop an industrial user base to back its metals trading hub slated for southern China, pushing to build its commodity business in the world's No.2 economy. HKEx bought the LME for $2.2 billion at the peak of the commodities boom back in...

  • LONDON, June 7- If you want to understand why some members of the London Metal Exchange are so unhappy with the way things are going that they are considering forming their own metals-trading platform, look no further than the latest exchange notice to members. Dated Monday, the LME said it has received an application for exchange membership from Jump Trading...

  • FRANKFURT, May 31- Deutsche Boerse could become a takeover target if its planned $30 billion tie-up with London Stock Exchange were to fail, the German exchange operator's chief executive said. Chicago- based rival CME Group, whose $33 billion market capitalisation is twice that of Deutsche Boerse's, could become a suitor, Carsten Kengeter told the ICFW...

  • SINGAPORE/ LONDON, May 25- London's Baltic Exchange has entered into exclusive talks with Singapore Exchange over a possible sale, months after approaches from several suitors to acquire the centuries-old business, sources familiar with the matter said on Wednesday. The London Metal Exchange, CME Group, ICE, state-run conglomerate China Merchants Group and...

  • ICE, which owns the New York Stock Exchange, will soon launch a real-time pricing index for bitcoin, after it began publishing settlement prices in May 2015, said Dwijen Gandhi, head of indexes for the NYSE, in a statement. The NYSE also is evaluating the inclusion of data from a number of exchanges for its settlement price, which was initially based only on...

  • CHICAGO, April 29- Chicago Board of Trade soybean futures weakened on Friday, weighed down by some end-of-month profit-taking as well as signs that supplies on the cash market remained ample, traders said. CME Group on Thursday evening reported 527 deliveries against the expiring CBOT May soybean contract. At 10:50 a.m. CDT, CBOT July soybeans were down 1-1/ 2...

  • CHICAGO, April 28- Two futures traders in the United Arab Emirates banned from U.S. commodity markets last month for the disruptive practice known as "spoofing" faced additional penalties from CME Group Inc on Thursday. The Chicago- based futures exchange operator fined traders Nasim Salim $100,000 and Heet Khara $90,000, and permanently barred both from its...

  • April 28- CME Group Inc, the world's largest futures market operator, reported an 11.3 percent rise in quarterly profit as a rout in the energy market boosted trading volume. "The solid quarterly activity was underscored by continued momentum in open interest, as we reached a record daily level of 116 million contracts in the first quarter, and open interest...

  • CHICAGO, April 13- CME Group Inc will shut its New York trading floor at year's end as computerized trading claims another victim from the world's old-school financial system. Options pits, where trades in commodities like gold, silver and oil take place face-to-face instead of electronically, will close a year after the CME shut most of its futures pits in New...

  • CHICAGO, April 13- CME Group Inc will shutter its New York trading floor at year's end due to low volume, closing options pits for metals and oil a year after most futures pits met their end. Yet, the average daily open-outcry volume for options products in New York has declined by 53 percent to just 7,500 contracts since CME announced in February 2015 that most...

  • CME to close NY trading floor

    The CME will close the NY trading floor at the end of year. CNBC's Seema Mody reports the details.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, April 12- CME Group Inc said on Tuesday it has received notice from the Federal Reserve that it is authorized to open an account at the U.S. central bank, allowing it to better safeguard cash deposited by its traders. CME, which operates one of the world's biggest derivatives clearinghouses and several exchanges including the Chicago Mercantile...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, April 12- CME Group Inc said on Tuesday it has received notice from the Federal Reserve that it is authorized to open an account at the U.S. central bank, a privilege that in the past has largely been restricted to banks. Deposits in the account are limited to clearing member proprietary margins, CME said in an advisory. CME is working with the Chicago...

  • SAO PAULO, April 11- Brazilian bourse BM&FBovespa SA is arranging loan financing to fund part of the 12.9 billion reais that rival Cetip SA Mercados Organizados could cost, a sign that the cash portion of the deal may increase. BM&FBovespa, Latin America's largest financial bourse, is also using $1.2 billion in proceeds from the sale of a stake in longtime partner...

  • WASHINGTON, April 5- A federal court in New York fined two United Arab Emirates residents more than $2.6 million to settle charges of "spoofing" in the gold and silver futures markets and permanently banned them from trading, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission said on Tuesday. It said on Tuesday that CME Group, the Securities and Commodities Authority of...

  • China Merchants Group wants to buy Baltic Exchange

    The state-run conglomerate is joining the race to buy London's Baltic Exchange.

  • Wall Street

    A class action lawsuit accuses banks of conspiring to limit competition in the $320 trillion market for interest rate swaps.