Evan Peterson


Bio

Evan Peterson is director of corporate marketing at CME Group and managing editor of OpenMarkets.

Financial Times Journalists Discuss Brexit Concern

If it seems like we’ve been talking about Brexit for years, that’s because we have. From trade concerns and currency…

Market Update: What to Expect in Q4

As we begin the fourth quarter, Jack Bouroudjian looks at three factors that may have the biggest impact on the…

Arne Duncan: Education A Bellwether for Long-Term U.S. Growth

Arne Duncan grew up around education. His mother ran a successful after school program on Chicago’s South Side, where Duncan…

Market Update: Massive Volatility Continues

Jack Bouroudjian covers why the market is seeing massive volatility and what traders should look to next week, including the…

Is Crypto Its Own Asset Class? Industry Experts Weigh In

Crypto’s role in finance is growing, but the technology is still new, and there are hurdles to clear. That was…

Why Do We Have Inflation Targets?

The Federal Reserve has an inflation target of 2.0 percent. In June 2018, they reached it for the first time…

How The CFTC Is Going Digital

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission is modernizing. The analog to digital switch happened in financial markets years ago and continues…

Bush, Clinton, Yellen Highlight Global Financial Leadership Conference

For more than a decade, the Global Financial Leadership Conference has featured world leaders in politics, business, media, technology and…

Trader Roundtable: Which Markets To Watch After the Mid-terms

The people have spoken, but have markets? With Democrats taking the House, and Republicans holding the Senate following Tuesday’s midterm…

Warsh: Precious Metals Markets Still an Economic Barometer

In a time before quantitative easing, Central banks and policy makers could look to fixed income or treasury markets as…

Warsh: A U.S.-China Trade War Would Cause “Shock For the Global Economy”

In a year filled with news of trade tensions, there may not be a bigger story than the trade war…

Viola: We’re in A Post-Peak Demand Period for Oil

When Vincent Viola began his career as a trader in 1982 at the New York Mercantile Exchange, news swirled around…