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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: 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.

Striking Options: Crude oil finds its footing and year end equities

Striking Options: Crude oil finds its footing and year end equities

Is Wednesday's 1,000 plus point gain in the Dow Jones a sign of a late Santa Claus rally?

Market of the Week with Dan Gramza: WTI Crude Oil

Market of the Week with Dan Gramza: WTI Crude Oil

What headwinds will the oil market face in the first half of 2019?

What to Watch in Energy Markets in 2019

What to Watch in Energy Markets in 2019

The U.S. role in global crude oil flows will continue to be a story in the year ahead.

Economist Perspective: Market Volatility: Headwinds, from Trade War to Rates

Economist Perspective: Market Volatility: Headwinds, from Trade War to Rates

2018 was a transformational year for the global markets. Will the lag effects of major market events cause economic headwinds in 2019?

Why Currencies Were Less Oil-Linked in 2018

Why Currencies Were Less Oil-Linked in 2018

The Canadian dollar and Russian ruble, traditionally linked to oil prices, were moved by other factors.

Market Movers: Equities Outlook

Market Movers: Equities Outlook

2018 saw two stock market corrections plus a slew of market events some positive and some negative.

Market Movers: December Hogs & Pigs Report

Market Movers: December Hogs & Pigs Report

A 16% loss of pigs in China could force world pork exporters to double exports.

Striking Options: A Volatile December in Equities with Eyes on the Fed

Striking Options: A Volatile December in Equities with Eyes on the Fed

As the Fed looks to deliver its last monetary policy announcement for 2018, equity uncertainty continues.