| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:23 AM
CME Group Inc., the world's largest futures market operator, on Thursday reported lower-than-expected second-quarter earnings due to weak trading volumes. CME Group Inc., the world's largest futures market operator, reported lower-than-expected second-...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 7:47 AM
CBOE Holdings Inc on Friday became the second exchange operator this week to say it will cut expenses in the face of declining trading volumes that are eating into profits.
Shares slid 1.2 percent after the owner of the Chicago Board Options Exchange...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Terry Duffy came of age as a futures trader in the deafening roar of the trading pits where people in brightly colored jackets jostled and sometimes fought for prime spaces.
Brawn has since been replaced by those with the fastest Internet connections,...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 9:29 AM
CME Group Inc, the world's largest futures exchange operator, will buy derivatives broker GFI Group Inc to expand its reach in the European energy and global foreign exchange markets, CME said on Wednesday. CME, owner of the Chicago Board of Trade and...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 2:14 PM
The chief executive of the clearinghouse for all U.S. stock options will retire from the company at the end of the year after one year in the role, the company said on Friday.
Chicago-based OCC, formerly known as the Options Clearing Corp., did not...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 12:31 PM
A group of Chicago traders have agreed to drop a lawsuit against CME Group Inc. that sought to reverse a decision to include electronic transactions to determine end-of-day grain prices, the company said on Tuesday.
The traders, who work on the Chicago...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 3:50 AM
CME Group Inc., the world's largest futures market operator, said on Thursday it had appointed Cees Vermaas as managing director and CEO of its London-based derivatives exchange, effective Jan. 1, 2015.
Vermaas' appointment to CME Europe Limited is...
| 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...
| May 1, 2014
| 4:37 AM
Chicago-based CME Group Inc., the world's largest futures market operator, said Thursday first-quarter earnings increased 13 percent, meeting Wall Street expectations, on a jump in trading volume.
Net profit rose to $266.8 million, or 79 cents a share,...