LONDON, Jan 15- Hit with a "meteorite" on Thursday as Switzerland cut its franc currency loose, the foreign exchange market nevertheless managed to stay on its feet. On the EBS trading system, one miss-hit saw the euro quoted at 0.0015 francs, having spent the last few months ranging between 1.20 and 1.21 francs. For market participants, that is just very difficult to...» Read More
CHICAGO, Aug 25- CME Group Inc, the largest U.S. futures exchange operator, said on Monday that a technical issue resulting from planned software reconfigurations had caused its latest electronic trading outage. The reconfigurations were made over the weekend as part of "ongoing technology enhancement projects," CME said in a statement.
Aug 25- CME Group delayed the start of trade on its electronic platform by four hours on Monday due to technical problems, the latest glitch to hit the world's largest futures market operator.
CHICAGO, July 31- CME Group Inc, the world's largest futures market operator, reported lower-than-expected second-quarter earnings on Thursday, blaming low levels of volatility for weak trading volumes.
CHICAGO, July 31- CME Group Inc, the world's largest futures market operator, on Thursday reported lower-than-expected second-quarter earnings due to weak trading volumes. Net profit fell to $263.8 million, or 79 cents a share, from $311.2 million, or 93 cents a share, a year earlier.
July 30- CME Group Inc, the world's largest futures exchange operator, said on Wednesday it would buy derivatives broker GFI Group Inc to expand its reach in the European energy and global foreign exchange markets.
Traders could find themselves buying and selling a new commodity in two years' time: wireless broadband.
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CBOE won a long-running court battle to prevent rival International Securities Exchange from listing options on two key stock market indexes.
Terry Duffy, President & Executive Chairman of CME Group, talks with CNBC's Rick Santelli about technology's role in the marketplace on the third anniversary of the "flash crash."
CNBC's Rick Santelli tracks high frequency trading ahead of Monday's "flash crash" anniversary, with Eric Hunsader, Nanex founder.
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Clever finance critters are fleeing from swaps to futures, escaping the new regulatory regime that was a center-piece of Dodd-Frank.
The gold rally might be over, at least in the short-term, according to some pro traders.
Although U.S. crude has flirted with its highs, market observers and professional traders alike think oil could push lower.
Natural gas shot up 20% in the first quarter, its fourth straight quarterly gain, begging the question — can this hot streak continue?
U.S. corn and soybean futures plunged on Thursday, on track for their biggest daily loss in months, after a government crop report shocked professional traders.
Crude oil fell on Thursday, yet some traders saw it as a bullish sign that black gold wasn't trading at a lower level.
The outside chance that seemingly endless monetary stimulus could be on the road to withdrawal may upset bond investors, yet traders expect Cyprus' woes to limit the potential downside.
Traders say Brent crude's plunge below a key $109 a barrel level may stem from the strong U.S. dollar.