It's the end of an era in Chicago as the CME Group announces plans to close most of its open outcry futures trading pits in the summer.
Orc, a global leader in derivatives trading technology, today announced that UBS Securities (UBS) has extended its broad usage of Orc's Electronic Execution solution to facilitate DMA on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) and the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME).
Tbricks today announced that the Chicago-based trading firm Maize Capital has selected Tbricks for making markets on the CME.
BNY Mellon, a global leader in investment management and investment services, and CME Group, one of the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplaces, today announced a collaboration that will provide investors with important new interest rate hedging tools that leverage BNY Mellon's strengths as a U.S. Tri-Party Repo agent and custodian and CME Group's leadership as a derivatives marketplace.
National Settlement Depository (NSD), Russia's central securities depository, a systemically important repository in the Russian market, and CME European Trade Repository Limited (ETR), the ESMA registered and regulated UK-based trade repository that is part of the multi-jurisdictional CME Global Repository Services at CME Group have announced the initiation of cooperative activities.
Fixnetix (http://www.fixnetix.com ), a leading global provider of Front Office IT Services, is to provide co-location and IT Services in the CME Hosting Facility located at 350 E. Cermak in downtown Chicago, IL in addition to providing services from CME Group Inc.'s Aurora, IL data center.
ASX today announced that it has established a point of presence (POP) - or direct connection hub - in CME Group's co-location facility, to expand and improve the ability of customers in North America to connect to ASX markets in Australia.
CME Group Inc. (CME) today reported revenues of $762 million and operating income of $430 million for the third quarter of 2014.
CME is to cut five percent of its workforce, or about 150 jobs, with the majority of lay offs coming from technology positions.
Liquidity Ventures, the strategic tech innovation fund set up by the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, has completed its fourth transaction this year with an investment in big data company Powerlytics.
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