cme group inc (CME) Key Developments
CME Group Inc. Appoints Yvonne Zhang as Director Metals Products in Singapore from July
Jun 26 14
CME Group announced that Yvonne Zhang will be joining the company as director metals products in Singapore from July. Prior to that she has worked as associate vp, commodities sales, at Societe Generale and manager, commodities sales.
Thomson Reuters Provides Access to Deeper Commodity Markets Liquidity Through an Agreement with CME Group
Jun 25 14
Thomson Reuters announced that it is providing access to deeper commodity markets liquidity through an agreement with CME Group. Thomson Reuters Eikon customers registered to trade on CME Group markets can now access CME Direct, a front-end trading platform for CME Group's commodity futures, options and OTC markets. This agreement provides commodities professionals with seamless access to CME Direct's electronic execution capabilities alongside the news, charting and analysis tools available in Thomson Reuters Eikon. Covering CME Group's full suite of futures, options and OTC markets for energy, metals and agriculture, the agreement will improve the ease with which Eikon and CME Direct clients can research, enter and manage trades. Asset classes covered include CME Group's NYMEX energy, COMEX metals and CBOT agricultural commodity markets. This agreement also continues to expand the commodity markets liquidity that Thomson Reuters offers its customers, and complements an earlier agreement with CQG which added connections to 65 Futures Commission Merchants.
McGraw-Hill, CME Said To Weigh Joint Bid for Barclays Index Arm
Jun 24 14
McGraw Hill Financial, Inc. (NYSE:MHFI) and CME Group Inc. (NasdaqGS:CME) are interested in acquiring Barclays PLC (LSE:BARC) index business and merging it with S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC, according to people familiar with the matter. McGraw-Hill and CME are weighing a joint bid for the Index, Portfolio and Risk Solutions unit, or IPRS, which could fetch more than $500 million in a sale, said the people, who asked not to be identified because the matter isn’t public. Intercontinental Exchange Inc. is also weighing offers for the business, with first-round bids due by the end of the month, the people said.
CME Group Inc. Presents at 11th Annual Dairy Outlook Conference, Jun-18-2014 09:30 AM
Jun 16 14
CME Group Inc. Presents at 11th Annual Dairy Outlook Conference, Jun-18-2014 09:30 AM. Venue: 230 South LaSalle Street, 3rd Floor, Chicago, IL 60604, United States. Speakers: Blu Putnam.
CME Group Seeks Partners
Jun 9 14
CME Group Inc. (NasdaqGS:CME) is looking at entering the European wheat market either through a partnership with incumbent operator Euronext or with its own contract.