*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.» Read More
LONDON, Aug 23- Exchange CME Group is expected to try and buy Europe's leading wheat futures contract from rival Intercontinental Exchange, a move that would solidify its dominance of world grain trading.
NEW YORK/ CHICAGO, Aug 20- A flood of erroneous trades hit U.S. equity options markets on Tuesday as they opened for business when Goldman Sachs Group sent orders accidentally because of a technical error, the latest trading problem to hit the options market this year.
Aug 16- The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has approved the takeover of NYSE Euronext by IntercontinentalExchange, according to a regulatory filing made available on the regulator's website early on Friday.
NEW YORK, Aug 2- Glencore Ltd 1/ 8 GLEN.UL 3/ 4 was fined $25,000 and ordered to pay back $66,200 in profits for trading copper contracts in a way that violated COMEX exchange rules, according to a notice posted on the CME Group Inc website on Friday. Glencore subsequently liquidated its overage position to gain profits of $66,200, the notice said.
Aug 1- CME Group Inc, the world's biggest futures exchange operator, on Thursday reported a 27 percent rise in quarterly profit, beating expectations, as trading jumped both at home and abroad.
Aug 1- CME Group Inc, the world's biggest futures exchange operator, reported a 27 percent rise in quarterly profit, beating expectations, as trading jumped both at home and abroad. A pipeline of brokers in China is eager to sign on to CME Group as full members, he said, further boosting prospects overseas.
Aug 1- CME Group Inc, the world's biggest futures exchange operator, is closely watching regulators' escalating scrutiny of Wall Street's commodity trading and could benefit if it resulted in increased futures trading, top officials said Thursday.
Net income rose to $311.2 million in the second quarter, or 93 cents a share, from a year-earlier $244.9 million, or 74 cents a share, the Chicago- based exchange operator said Thursday. The results also suggest that CME Chief Executive Officer Phupinder Gill's focus on international markets is paying off, as trading from Asia and Latin America rose to new records.
Aug 1- CME Group Inc, the world's biggest futures exchange operator, reported a 27 percent rise in quarterly profit, as renewed market speculation over when the U.S. Net profit at the Chicago- based exchange operator rose to $311.2 million in the second quarter, or 93 cents a share, from $244.9 million, or 74 cents a share, the company said Thursday.
*Net fines from CFTC, CME, and FCA of nearly $6 million. LONDON/ NEW YORK, July 22- Regulators in the United States and Britain fined U.S. trading firm Panther Energy Trading LLC and owner Michael Coscia nearly $6 million for manipulating commodities markets, in the latest crackdown on abuses in high-speed automated trading.
*CME's Harriet Hunnable tipped as a possible CEO. Industry sources say Harriet Hunnable, managing director of metals at the CME Group, is among potential candidates to be LME chief executive when Martin Abbott leaves the post at the end of this year.
BRUSSELS, June 24- The European Commission gave unconditional approval to IntercontinentalExchange to buy NYSE Euronext for $8.2 billion on Monday, a deal that strengthens ICE's presence in the lucrative derivatives trading business.
BRUSSELS, June 17- IntercontinentalExchange is set to win unconditional EU approval for its $8.2 billion bid for NYSE Euronext, sources said on Monday, in a deal that would strengthen its presence in the lucrative derivatives trading business.
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.
Some high frequency traders are using a hidden facet of the CME's computer system before other investors can get the same information, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
Floods in the Midwest have made it harder to plant corn this spring, but the question is what might happen in the wheat belt as unusually late snows melt in the northern Plains.
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.