NEW YORK/ CHICAGO, April 16- Just over a week ago, CME Group Inc suffered the worst-ever trading outage on the world's most important agricultural markets, plunging electronic screens into darkness and sending dozens of traders scrambling for Chicago's famous but now often deserted trading "pits".» Read More
CHICAGO, Feb 4- Exchange operator CME Group Inc reported higher quarterly earnings on Tuesday as trading in its flagship interest rate contracts surged 29 percent. The quarterly profit still fell short of analysts' expectations amid a drop in the average fee paid per contract to CME, which owns the Chicago Board of Trade and Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
CHICAGO, Feb 4- CME Group Inc reported higher quarterly earnings on Tuesday as the exchange operator's average daily trading volume rose 11 percent from a year earlier. Net profit in the fourth quarter rose to $193.1 million, or 58 cents a share, from $166.8 million a year earlier, or 50 cents a share. Revenue increased to $687 million from $660.9 million.
CHICAGO, Feb 3- CME Group Inc has asked a U.S. judge to toss out charges brought by regulators alleging that the exchange operator is liable for two former employees accused of leaking details on clients' trades.
As per a new policy, Goldman will not allow person-to-person instant messaging services offered by Bloomberg LP, Yahoo Inc, AOL Inc and other third-party providers including Pivot Inc, a unit of CME Group Inc, the Journal said, citing a draft of a memo.
CME GROUP SAYS TRADES IN MARCH 2014 30- YEAR BOND FUTURES ABOVE 131-12/32 WILL BE ADJUSTED TO THAT LEVEL AFTER SPIKE IN OVERNIGHT TRADE.
CME GROUP SAYS TRADES IN MARCH 2013 ULTRALONG BOND FUTURES ABOVE 140-17/32 WILL BE ADJUSTED TO THAT LEVEL AFTER EARLIER SPIKE.
*CEO says addressing technical issues to push London launch. SINGAPORE, Dec 5- CME Group says the delayed launch of its first overseas bourse could come in London in the first quarter of 2014, as the top U.S. futures market operator intensifies its focus on overseas growth.
Nov 26- CME Group Inc said on Tuesday that it had sold the home of its New York Mercantile Exchange for $200 million and would lease back the trading floor and some office space for a term of 15 years. Brookfield Office Properties Inc bought the 15- story, half-million-square-foot office building in lower Manhattan, CME said in a statement.
Nov 26- CME Group Inc said on Tuesday that it had sold the home of its New York Mercantile Exchange for $200 million and would lease back the trading floor and some office space for a term of 15 years.
NEW YORK, Nov 25- Nasdaq OMX Group Inc said on Monday Eric Noll, the exchange operator's top internal candidate to replace Chief Executive Robert Greifeld, is leaving to become chief executive of brokerage and financial technology firm ConvergEx.
NEW YORK, Nov 25- Nasdaq OMX Group Inc executive Eric Noll, the exchange operator's top internal candidate to replace Chief Executive Robert Greifeld, is leaving to take a job in private equity, according to sources with knowledge of the matter.
CHICAGO, Nov 19- CME Group Inc, the world's largest futures exchange operator, on Tuesday said it will plow ahead with plans to hike fees for traders despite an outcry from customers fuming over higher costs.
SAN FRANCISCO/ CHICAGO, Nov 15- CME Group Inc, the world's largest futures exchange operator, said Friday that its clearing service for energy and other swaps was "the victim of a cyber intrusion" in July, sparking a federal criminal investigation.
CME Group said one of its clearing systems was hacked in July and the incident is the subject of a federal criminal investigation.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 15- CME Group Inc, the world's largest futures exchange operator, said Friday one of its clearing systems was hacked in July, and the incident is the subject of a federal criminal investigation. Certain customer information relating to CME ClearPort, which clears contracts mainly tied to energy, was compromised, CME said in a statement.
SINGAPORE/ SHANGHAI, Nov 14- China will increasingly dominate global oil trade with a fuel import bill worth half a trillion dollars a year by the end of the decade- a lucrative prospect for futures exchanges battling to provide the benchmark to price Asia's oil.
CHICAGO/ SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 7- CME Group Inc and the IntercontinentalExchange Inc are gearing up to revisit a high-stakes battle in an obscure corner of commodities rule-making, highlighting the fallout still emerging from Washington five years after the financial crisis.
SINGAPORE, Nov 7- U.S. crude futures edged up for a second session on Thursday after a bigger than forecast drop in gasoline inventories calmed concerns over rising supplies in the world's top oil consumer. *U.S. crude for December delivery was up 11 cents at $94.91 a barrel by 0029 GMT, adding to Wednesday's gain of more than a dollar.
NEW YORK, Nov 6- CME Group Inc plans to announce new specifications and tests for West Texas Intermediate crude backing its benchmark oil futures contract early next year, and implement the new specs by the end of 2014, a person familiar with knowledge of the plan said on Wednesday.
CME Group Inc, the largest U.S. futures exchange operator, on Monday said quarterly profits jumped amid increased trading of its flagship interest rate contracts and a reduced tax rate.