Leo Melamed

CME Group released its slate of candidates for its board of directors for election at the company's annual meeting to be held Wednesday, May 9, 2018.

CME Group, a leading derivatives marketplace, announced that Leo Melamed, CME Group Chairman Emeritus, was conferred the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star, by the Government of Japan.

CME Group Chairman Emeritus Leo Melamed speaking at the Macro Financial Modeling Initiative’s second MFM Summer Session for young scholars in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire. The site of the historic 1944 United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference.
The distinction is obvious from a macro perspective because futures markets exist as a type of insurance, the opposite of gambling.
Leo has been generous with his time over the years; here are some of the important interviews and stories featuring Mr. Melamed.
Remarks by Leo Melamed at the BOAO Forum for Asia Annual Hainan Conference.
As is usually the case with Melamed, he just returned from a trip to China where he continues to attempt to plant the CME Group flag in that emerged economy and emerging global leader.
Learning from historic events makes great traders. Here's a floor view of what happened - and didn't - on Oct. 19, 1987, something every trader, young and old, should watch.
Stepping into Leo Melamed’s office at the CME Group building is like stepping into an incredible museum.