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John Lothian Newsletter: Regulators see risks from exchange technology; CBOE identifies software glitch that halted trading; CME, ICE rivalry enters biofuel arena John Lothian Newsletter,Newsletter

Federal regulators, in a report that was prepared before yesterday, outline technology and platform risks as being significant to the health of the financial system. Yesterday, CBOE became the latest of many companies to highlight that trading on electronic systems is not 100 percent guaranteed. In the energy sector exchanges CME Group and ICE prepare to go head-to-head with new biofuels contracts.

JLN Environmental/Energy: Voluntary Carbon Offsetting Hits Three-Year High; Shale of the century; China Aims to Link With Global Markets to Cap CO2 Emissions Environmental/Energy,Newsletter

In this edition, Ecosystem Marketplace digs into data showing a three-year high for voluntary carbon offsets. Bloomberg reports on China’s “Aim to Link With Global Markets to Cap CO2 Emissions.” Business Green reports on a new HSBC carbon bond analysis. The print edition of The Economist dissects the numbers behind the U.S.’s “Shale of the Century.”