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New CryptoMarketsWiki.com Site Planned by John Lothian Blog,Commentary,Mwiki,ReformWiki

John Lothian, the publisher of the John Lothian Newsletter and founder of MarketsWiki, today announced a new microwiki website, CryptoMarketsWiki (CMW), is in development in the burgeoning crypto markets area to launch late in the second quarter of 2018. The aim of CMW will be to educate and inform the public, traders, investors, industry professionals, government employees, the media and others interested in cryptomarkets, fintech, and related regtech subjects. “The crypto markets have grabbed the public’s attention, but there is a great deal of self-serving, promotional information that is being passed off as educational, and the investing public needs an…

Jim Kharouf Resigns as CEO of John J. Lothian & Company, Inc.; Will Continue Work with Company in Freelance Role Blog,Feature,MarketsWiki Education,Mwiki

Jim Kharouf

Jim Kharouf is stepping down as CEO of John J. Lothian & Company, Inc. at the end of the year after having assumed the role on January 1, 2017. Kharouf is leaving the company as an employee, but will continue to work with John Lothian News and John Lothian Productions as an independent contributor. He will also be exploring his own bespoke initiatives, including in the Fintech sector. Despite accomplishing much during his tenure at the company and as CEO, Kharouf is departing after philosophical differences with Executive Chairman John Lothian over the direction of the firm and management issues….

MarketsWiki Hits 100 Million Page View Mark Blog,Commentary

MarketsWiki crossed the 100 million page view mark yesterday. 100,000,000! Talk about big data! MarketsWiki is what transformed John J. Lothian & Company, Inc. into a real company with employees, culture and ambition. Before it launched, JJLCO was just me and a deal with Jim Kharouf on the Environmental Markets Newsletter. From the idea I shared at the FIA Boca Conference in 2007 sprung the platform that would allow JJLCO to utilize the goodwill it had built up and turn that into cash to build MarketsWiki, which now has more than 22,000 pages. Jon Matte was the first hire and…

Jim Kharouf Named New CEO of John J. Lothian & Company, Inc. Blog,Commentary,John Lothian Newsletter,MarketsWiki Education,MWEd,Mwiki,ReformWiki

Jim Kharouf

John Lothian Moves to Executive Chairman; Kharouf Gets Equity Stake In Firm James Kharouf has been named CEO of John J. Lothian & Company, Inc., replacing company founder John Lothian. Lothian moves to the role of executive chairman of the financial markets- focused media company. Kharouf, 50, has served as editor-in-chief of John Lothian News since 2007 and president of JLN since 2010. He will assume the role of CEO on January 9, 2017. A Milwaukee native, Kharouf is a graduate of Marquette University with a degree in journalism and has been a journalist and editor for more than 25…

October Surprise Puts U.S. Vote Back Atop Currency Risk List; Shift From Active to Passive Investing Isn’t What It Seems; Challenge Accepted: Chris Isaacson, Bats Global Markets Newsletter,Options

Observations & Insight Another successful MarketsWiki Education event Spencer Doar – JLN Yesterday, we held our third education event in London, and it went off with nary a hitch. Over the course of three sessions hosted by the London branch of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, young professionals were treated to the insights of some of London’s finest minds in business and finance — plus, John got to give his first talk in the history of the event. We had about 140 registrants. Getting the chance to mingle with these recent graduates and current university students was…

MarketsWiki World of Opportunity Summer Intern Series Goes to London John Lothian Newsletter,Special Report

John Lothian & Co. is pleased to announce the MarketsWiki World of Opportunity Summer Intern Education Series is coming to London on July 1st and 2nd, 2014 with the generous support of the CME Group. For the second year in a row, JLN is holding a series of market-focused educational events aimed at interns and young people interested in careers in the financial markets. This three-part series will be held at King’s College, Strand Campus in the heart of London, with two sessions, 10:30 to noon, and 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. on July 1st and one session from 4…

MarketsWiki Education Website Launched Blog

MarketsWiki Education

Education Events & Videos from John Lothian News John Lothian News is pleased to announce the launch of the MarketsWiki Education microsite (http://education.marketswiki.com), which will be the home to announcements and information about John Lothian News educational events and videos from the same. The inaugural entry on the site is a video from last July’s MarketsWiki – World of Opportunity  Intern Education Series featuring the new CEO of Trading Technologies, Rick Lane. Lane was among 31 speakers at last summer’s educational series held at the CME and CBOE in Chicago. We also have launched a private LinkedIn group called MarketsWiki…

John Lothian News Launches New Comprehensive News Website Blog

John Lothian News Launches New Comprehensive News Website JLN Announces JLN Financials; Sarah Rudolph Named Managing Editor of JLN John Lothian News (“JLN”) is pleased to announce the launch of an eponymous comprehensive news website, johnlothiannews.com. The new site will combine content from all previous JLN newsletter sites and MarketsWiki.tv into a single dynamic multimedia news portal, displaying all JLN original content, newsletters, commentaries, stories, videos and interviews. JLN is also pleased to announce the launch of JLN Financials, a new newsletter that will replace JLN Interest Rates, JLN Forex and parts of JLN Metals. JLN Financials coverage will include…

McGladrey Becomes Major John Lothian News Sponsor Blog

John J. Lothian & Company, Inc. is pleased to announce that McGladrey LLP, the fifth largest U.S. provider of assurance, tax and consulting services, has become a major sponsor of John Lothian News by agreeing to become a Partner Level sponsor of MarketsWiki and a Premier sponsor of MarketsReformWiki. McGladrey LLP, which was formed by the merger of McGladrey & Pullen LLP and RSM McGladrey, Inc. in 2011, traces its roots back to 1926. McGladrey is a licensed CPA firm, and is a member of RSM International, the seventh largest global network of independent accounting, tax and consulting firms. “We…