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CME Group is the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace offering the widest range of futures and options products for risk management. Its subsidiaries include the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and the S&P Dow Jones Indices.

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China Has Big Plans for Its Greater Bay Area

China Has Big Plans for Its Greater Bay Area

The economic zone could help improve China's energy security and increase internationalization of the renminbi.

Striking Options: Geopolitical Tensions and Eyes on the Fed

Striking Options: Geopolitical Tensions and Eyes on the Fed

As geopolitical tensions mount in the Mideast, oil markets remain muted. What's changed?

Market Movers: July FOMC Meeting

Market Movers: July FOMC Meeting

A Fed rate cut, even if the economy is doing okay? What's the message here?

Economist Perspective: Implied Volatility

Economist Perspective: Implied Volatility

Why are options implied volatility across most markets near record lows?

Market Movers: Q2 Tech Earnings

Market Movers: Q2 Tech Earnings

Are FAANG stocks all that matter when it comes to earnings season?

Economist Perspective: Taxing Tariffs

Economist Perspective: Taxing Tariffs

Who's paying the tariffs, or taxes in the trade war?

Market Movers: Q2 Bank Earnings

Market Movers: Q2 Bank Earnings

Dismal earnings season? Not so fast! Big banks taking center stage and why they may surprise the markets.

Economist Perspective: Data Watch

Economist Perspective: Data Watch

Fed members are divided: To cut or Not to cut?

Market Movers: June U.S. Jobs Report

Market Movers: June U.S. Jobs Report

The U.S. economy is at a crossroads. Why is this Friday's jobs report a key data set for the Fed?

Market Movers: G20 Meeting

Market Movers: G20 Meeting

Trade truce in Osaka?