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The Concept of Basis – Gregg Doud Feature,MWEd,Video,video

“The beauty of this industry is, I don’t care how much artificial intelligence or how many algorithms you use, you’re still going to have to have somebody that understands where stuff is supplied, where it comes from and where it goes and the trade flows associated with it.” In this video from MarketsWiki Education’s World of Opportunity event in New York, Gregg Doud, president of the Commodity Markets Council, discussed the concept of basis and how it applies to the financial industry. According to Doud, basis is a fundamentally important concept in the world today. Doud also talked about Dodd-Frank…

Deutsche Bank Beset by Grim Morale, Uncertain Profit Outlook; Nasdaq to overhaul its fixed-income trading business; Polar Vortex Is Wolf at Door for Europeans as Cold Snap Ends John Lothian Newsletter,Newsletter

First Read Back from Miami By John J. Lothian I have returned from the sunny skies of Miami back to a brighter Chicago sky than when I left. Thank you to Charley Carey and Greg Doud of the Commodity Markets Council for their hospitality at their State of the Industry 2017 conference in Miami. My regulatory-focused panel went well, but the recurring theme at the conference was one of uncertainty. This is a theme I will be writing about more soon. Former CFTC Chairman and NYMEX CEO Jim Newsome was pretty excited about the ability of the industry to go…

John Lothian Newsletter: Brazil approves ICE electronic platform; Moscow Exchange hires ex-LSE exec for key sales role; S&P as Sole U.S. Target has Wall Street Asking About Moody’s John Lothian Newsletter,Newsletter

Brazil’s regulator gives a thumbs up to ICE to start bond-trading platform Cetip. Moscow’s new exchange has hired a former LSE executive as its head of sales. As the US goes after S&P for bad product calls in 2008, many are wondering why other rating agencies who did similar things are being left alone. In today’s First Read, take a look at JLN’s new interview with Sanjeev Joshipura, president of Commodity Markets Council, who talks about how Dodd-Frank rules will impact his membership base.

Sanjeev Joshipura of the Commodity Markets Council on Dodd-Frank in 2013 Interview,Regulation,Video

Sanjeev Joshipura

Sanjeev Joshipura, president of Commodity Markets Council, talks about how Dodd-Frank rules will impact his membership base. Joshipura talks with JLN editor-in-chief Jim Kharouf about the future of the controversial position limit rule, which was vacated by a US District Court on September 28, 2012. A new position limit rule is expected from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), which will include a cost-benefit analysis. CMC is also focused on the CFTC’s reauthorization this year and the continuation of EMIR regulations. Joshipura also talks about US and EU regulatory harmonization and the challenges facing that goal.

Special Report: House Agriculture Committee MF Global Hearing Regulation,Special Report

MF Global

This special report from the John Lothian Newsletter (subscribe here) includes the latest from the MF Global collapse, and the House Agriculture Committee meeting in which former MF Global CEO Jon Corzine made his first public appearance since leaving the firm several days after it filed for bankruptcy on October 31. In the wake of the MF Global bankruptcy, John Lothian Newsletter has created a special section on JohnLothianNewsletter.com devoted to news, information and commentary. The section features archived news stories featured in the John Lothian Newsletter, analysis and breaking news. Check regularly for updates. See the MF Global news section here.

MF Global News (12/8/11 AM) Blog,Regulation

The latest news on the MF Global bankruptcy and fallout, published in the John Lothian Newsletter (subscribe here) the morning of December 8, 2011. In the wake of the MF Global bankruptcy, John Lothian Newsletter has created a special section on JohnLothianNewsletter.com devoted to news, information and commentary. The section features archived news stories featured in the John Lothian Newsletter, analysis and breaking news. Check regularly for updates. See the MF Global news section here.