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20/20 Vision: Richard Sandor, Inventor Of Market Solutions, Releases New Book On Environmental Marke

There are few who change the world in a profound way. Richard Sandor, who brought us the first interest rate futures contract, also created the Chicago Climate Exchange in 2003. CCX launched a new set...

MarketsWiki Education 2017 World of Opportunity Series for Stockholm, Chicago and New York Announced

CFTC Commissioner Bowen Outlines Disruptive Derivatives Developments at Brodsky Family Lecture

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Brand New: Hehmeyer Moves Into Managed Futures & More

Sometimes it’s time to diversify. Chris Hehmeyer formed a new firm called Hehmeyer Trading & Investments LLC that will expand into the managed futures and introducing broker space. The renam...

Tim Edwards, S&P Dow Jones Indices – The Relative Importance of Skill, Conviction and Bli

“I believe that the next big trend in our industry is going to be far more cus...

Matt McFarland, CBOE – Business Development Challenges for Derivatives Exchanges

“I would say that derivatives can be financial weapons of mass destruction if ...

Philip Stafford, Financial Times – “The Most Valuable Commodity I Know of is Information”

“A market without information doesn’t trade, doesn’t move anywhere. It’s...

Fraser Bell, BSO – Change Is The Only Constant

“Technology is affecting everyone. Just simple things we take for granted have...

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Now Even the Fed’s Worried That Stock Volatility Is Too Low; Growth in U.S. Listed Options Vol

Observations & Insight Bits & Pieces By John J. Lothian William “Bill” Hagerty, Jr., former chairman of the Chicago Board of Trade and one of the industry’s great gentlemen, ...

Euro Hedging Costs Surge as Traders Respond to Political Risk; Understanding the Trump Rally; Taxes

Observations & Insight Take Our Survey – Again By Jim Kharouf, JLN Edi...

Bets for Higher U.S. Yields Wane as Options Show Trump Fatigue; Traders target ETFs and weekly optio

Observations & Insight Take Our Survey: Yeah, really By Jim Kharouf, JLN Edi...

CBOE Holdings’ Acquisition of Bats Global Markets Expected to Close February 28; Where Should

Observations & Insight Odds & Ends Jim Kharouf, JLN A busy day around Ch...

Investors Look Past Headlines as Bull Market Roars Ahead; Wall Street’s Trading Revival Risks

Observations & Insight Bits & Pieces By John J. Lothian We have added Jo...