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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.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 21- After months of misfires, the U.S. Traders now do not see the Fed raising short-term borrowing costs until at least July 2015, if not later, based on trading in CME Group's Fed funds futures.
*Indexes still in industry consultation phase. SINGAPORE, Nov 21- Metals consultancy CRU Group plans to launch in 2014 indexes that will for the first time price the fees miners pay smelters to produce copper, cashing in on a trend of commodities pricing moving towards spot markets from long-term contracts.
*Gold, platinum hit 1- month lows, silver 3- month low. NEW YORK/ LONDON, Nov 20- Gold fell around 1 percent on Wednesday, as unusually large trades in the New York futures market set the tone for lower prices ahead of the release of minutes of the Federal Reserve's last policy meeting later in the day.
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.
CNBC's Bob Pisani reports the CME Group has said they were a victim of cyber intrusion in July. There is no evidence trades were affected.
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.
*Fed keeps missing on GDP forecasts. NEW YORK/ SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 13- Year after year Federal Reserve policymakers have clung to a belief that the U.S. economy will soon regain its pre-recession stride.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
"At this point, a lot of the impact on the consumption of soybean oil has already occurred," said Anne Frick, senior oilseeds analyst with Jefferies Bache in New York.
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.
HONG KONG, Nov 7- Seemingly slammed shut just weeks ago, the door is still ajar for Alibaba to list its shares in Hong Kong.
The move, approved by a bankruptcy court judge, will repay MF Global customers by reallocating funds initially earmarked for non-customer unsecured creditors.
WASHINGTON, Nov 5- The U.S. derivatives regulator on Tuesday reintroduced a plan to curb commodity market speculation, reviving a crucial Wall Street reform after a judge knocked down an earlier version of its rule on position limits. The rule has been one of the most hotly debated aspects of an overhaul of Wall Street after the financial crisis.
WASHINGTON, Nov 5- The U.S. derivatives regulator on Tuesday launched a plan to curb commodity market speculation, reviving a crucial Wall Street reform after a judge knocked down an earlier version of its rule on position limits. The rule has been one of the most hotly debated aspects of an overhaul of Wall Street after the financial crisis.
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.