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Harvey throws a wrench into U.S. energy engine; NYSE owner lines up sale of energy trader; Chicago Exchange Sale Looks Shaky as China Tensions Rise John Lothian Newsletter,Newsletter

First Read Hits & Takes By JLN Staff The CME has published a video “Spread trading with E-mini Russell 2000 futures.”~JJL Leslie Sutphen is the speaker featured today in JLN from the MarketsWiki Education World of Opportunity series in Chicago from July.~JJL Bloomberg has a story “Odds of U.S. Technical Default About 15%, T-Bills Curve Shows.” This is something to keep your eye on.~JJL In more “millennials are wrecking things” news, J.D. Power reports “48% of millennials with $100,000 in investable assets … say they ‘probably will’ or ‘definitely will’ leave their current firm and advisor, compared with just 8%…

Clearinghouses Park Billions in New Fed Accounts; Shenzhen-Hong Kong stock trading link to launch Dec. 5; Nasdaq seeks speed bump in attempt to prioritise retail orders John Lothian Newsletter,Newsletter

First Read Post Thanksgiving Bit(e)s and Pieces By John J. Lothian Welcome to Black Friday, or what used to be the day when we celebrated market illiquidity back in the days of open outcry. The day after the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S. was always one of the worst days for volumes and market liquidity in the era of open outcry trading. The one benefit to the few floor traders who would traipse back into the exchange the day after overeating on Thanksgiving is that the illiquid markets meant prices would move far and wide with little volume, giving traders…