Connections

In the derivatives industry, key partnerships and connections connect you to the global marketplace. This section explores the ways organizations and other markets are working together to help the global economy advance.

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Kevin Warsh on The Test of Real Financial Reform

  Since the world’s developed economies nearly collapsed in 2008-2009,  the United States and Europe have taken different paths on their…

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El-Erian: The Three Biggest Challenges Facing Europe

  In our discussion with former Bank of England Governor Mervyn King about Europe’s recovery, he stressed the importance of…

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Mervyn King: Europe’s Recovery Requires Balance

  As the former head of the Bank of England, Mervyn King has a lot to say about monetary policy…

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Europe’s Derivatives Evolution: Q&A with CME Europe CEO Cees Vermaas

Derivatives markets in Europe are at a watershed moment. Not only are they experiencing regulatory changes, but many of those…

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El-Erian: “Massive Entrepreneurship” Helped U.S. Recover

  Since the world’s developed economies nearly collapsed in 2008-2009,  the United States and Europe have taken different paths on their…

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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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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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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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Q&A: Sal Khan on Teaching Financial Markets

This week CME Group announced that former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke will be this year’s recipient of the Melamed-Arditti…

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Water, Not Economic Reform, is Brazil’s Next Challenge

  Brazil re-elected incumbent Dilma Rouseff of the Worker’s Party (PT) as its President for the next four years.  The…

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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…