| Sep 29, 2013
A single millisecond — one-thousandth of a second — comes and goes 100 to 400 times faster than the blink of an eye, and with it comes and goes one's ability to see markets the same way again.
At least that's the impression in millisecond-...
| 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...
| Dec 21, 2012
Never mind that winter is upon us. It is the chill of ICE from Atlanta descending on New York causing goose bumps for those connected with Chicago's trading exchanges.
No one knows for certain what the impact will be of upstart IntercontinentalExchange'...
| 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...