| Apr 8, 2014
| 3:46 PM
The world's largest futures markets operator had to shut electronic trade for leading agricultural contracts on Tuesday, just a day before key U.S. crop data, as rare technical problems hit and sent traders scrambling to get back on the floor.
| Mar 14, 2014
| 11:44 AM
Futures exchange operator CME Group Inc. is facing mounting criticism from brokers over fee increases that are set to raise costs for futures customers.
Chicago-based CME, which owns the Chicago Board of Trade, Chicago Mercantile Exchange and others, has...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 4:45 AM
Exchange operator CME Group said on Tuesday it has received regulatory approval for the derivatives exchange it plans open in London.
With the approval of Britain's Financial Conduct Authority, the Recognised Investment Exchange will launch on April 27...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 10:43 AM
CME Group Inc. said Tuesday it will implement a new system for setting daily price limits for U.S. grain and oilseed futures next month.
CME, which owns the Chicago Board of Trade and other exchanges, will apply limits to markets including corn, soybeans...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 10:28 AM
CME Group has sold the Kansas City Board of Trade building to Mariner Real Estate Management LLC in an all-cash transaction.
Terms of the deal for the class B+ property were not disclosed.
The 165,000-square-foot building is located at 4800 Main...
| Apr 14, 2013
Sandra Smith was starting her first day as a sales trader in Chicago.
Leaving her second post-college job at a hedge fund in New York, she was back in the city where she grew up and where several members of her family had worked in the financial trading...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Although federal budget cuts are scheduled for March 1, it could be months before a threatened shutdown of U.S. meat plants would occur because of a furlough of meat inspectors, according to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack.
Vilsack said work rules...