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MARKET UPDATE: QUARTER END BRINGS VOLATILITY

  With oil prices lower, some companies are expected to report lower earnings than recent quarters. However, Jack reminds us…

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USDA Meteorologist Talks Weather Data and 2015’s Biggest Ag Story

Ahead of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Prospective Plantings report March 31, farmers, ranchers and agribusiness are looking at a…

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College Students from Around the World are Trading Futures

The annual CME Group Trading Challenge has hosted collegiate teams of traders for 12 years now. Over that time, the…

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Monday Outlook: It’s FOMC Week

  It’s FOMC week, and you know what that means. From gold to Eurodollars, the market is preparing for what…

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Monday Outlook: Grain Supply and Demand

  The monthly crop production and USDA supply and demand reports on Tuesday will be ones to watch for grain…

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Why It’s a Boom Time for Palm Oil: Interview with Chong Kim Seng

As the world’s largest exporter of palm oil, Malaysia is naturally positioned to be at the center of trade of…

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Monday Outlook: Winter Weather’s Impact

  Several major economic reports will be released this week, and the market will be watching how much weather affects…

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: YELLEN MONETARY POLICY TESTIMONY

This week, Janet Yellen will be giving her semi-annual monetary policy testimony to the House Financial Services Committee as well…

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Infographic: The CME Group Trading Challenge

The preliminary round of the annual CME Group Trading Challenge wrapped up Thursday, February 19, with several universities still battling…

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New Storage Alternatives Help Grain Farmers

A common sight in farm country during the 2014 harvest was massive piles of harvested corn and soybeans as big…

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Coeur Mining on the New LBMA Silver Price (Video)

When the London Bullion Market Association (LBMA) adopted a more transparent system for global spot market silver settlement prices in…

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Monday Outlook: Sources of Volatility

  This week, we’ll see how the market reacts to recent jobs data, released Friday, and , as Jack Bouroudjian…