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MARKET UPDATE: FED DAY

Tomorrow is the end of the month and quarter and  Jack touches on that and what’s creating a Global Margin…

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How Will Mexico’s Energy Reform Impact Its Growth?

Energy reform in Mexico is taking shape. The swiftness in which a presidential promise survived a Congressional vote and was…

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Monday Outlook: Brazil at the Forefront

  On top of what will be two heavily watched central bank meetings (U.S. and Japan), Brazil is at the…

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Finding the Right Balance on Livestock Hours

  When we announced earlier this month that we were reducing livestock trading hours, the response we received from market…

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Lifting the Veil on China’s State Capitalism: Q&A with Joe Zhang

When China built the world’s second-largest economy, it was not just an economic miracle but a political one. It did…

MondayOutlook

MONDAY OUTLOOK: ENERGY MARKETS SEE VOLATILITY

In the midst of last week’s high volatility in equity index markets, it might have been easy to miss that…

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World Food Day and Commodity Markets

  Thursday was World Food Day, a time when global food security takes center stage. From my perspective, the day,…

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Nobel Winner Jean Tirole’s Connection to Futures

  Though Jean Tirole’s Nobel Prize  in Economics broke with the recent pattern of awarding multiple winners, it continued a…

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: BEIGE BOOK

  Among the critical economic reports out this week is the Federal Reserve’s Beige Book, an economic performance report for…

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Video: Saracens Takes on Life After Professional Sports

  Last week, we profiled how Saracens Rugby Club is preparing players for their post-sports careers. It’s an approach that…

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Monday Outlook: Focus on the Fed

  The Fed is in focus again this week. Ten speeches by Fed bank presidents and governors surround Wednesday’s FOMC…

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Today’s Number: Options Records a Reflection of Global Events

  Options trading is growing rapidly, and for good reason.  We are seeing seismic shifts in volatility potential coming from…