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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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Striking Options: Trade Tariffs and Gold's Flight to Quality

Striking Options: Trade Tariffs and Gold's Flight to Quality

Gold bulls are focusing on Fed rhetoric and U.S.-China trade tensions.

Economist Perspective: Is Gold Set to Shine in 2019?

Economist Perspective: Is Gold Set to Shine in 2019?

After a lackluster 2018, is gold on track for a bull run?

Market of the Week: Silver

Market of the Week: Silver

Are silver markets looking for a fundamental spark?

Market Movers: January FOMC Meeting

Market Movers: January FOMC Meeting

Has the Fed been spooked by stock market volatility?

Striking Options: Crude Oil Volatility and Mixed Global Economic Data

Striking Options: Crude Oil Volatility and Mixed Global Economic Data

China's economic slowdown is stoking concerns about global growth and the demand over future oil.

Why Key Gold and Silver ETFs Are Focusing on Futures

Why Key Gold and Silver ETFs Are Focusing on Futures

As the exchange-traded product landscape evolves, the largest provider of leveraged and inverse ETFs has embarked on another first in indexing.

Economist Perspective: Government Shutdown a Prelude to Debt-Ceiling Debate?

Economist Perspective: Government Shutdown a Prelude to Debt-Ceiling Debate?

Why does the debt ceiling matter?

Market Movers: Tech Earnings

Market Movers: Tech Earnings

FAANG Stocks: Which is the growth story to watch?

Striking Options: Global Crude Demand and Trade Tariffs

Striking Options: Global Crude Demand and Trade Tariffs

What is China's weak export data revealing about crude oil?

What Matters More, Bitcoin or Blockchain?

What Matters More, Bitcoin or Blockchain?

The founder of DRW discusses his firm's assessment of bitcoin and the underlying technology that supports it.