The United States could see two further interest rate rises this year but uncertainties abound including the impact on the U.S. economy should Britain vote to leave the European Union, Atlanta Fed President Dennis Lockhart said on Tuesday.
As declining open outcry options volume on CME Group's New York trading floor now represents just 0.3% of the company's overall energy and metals trading volumes, CME Group will close its New York trading floor at year-end, subject to CFTC review. All options products listed with and subject to the rules and regulations of NYMEX and COMEX will be available for trading on CME Globex, and for submission for clearing through CME ClearPort.
Duco Technologies, a global fintech provider of data control services, and CME Group announced a pioneering agreement to dramatically transform its member firms’ fee control processes. The agreement, announced at the 41st Annual International Futures Industry Conference in Boca Raton, Fla., represents the first exchange offering of its kind.
CME Group Inc. declared a first-quarter dividend of $0.60 per share, a 20% increase from the prior rate of $0.50 per share. The dividend is payable March 28, 2016, to shareholders of record as of March 10, 2016.