Posts tagged Futures

The CME B Issue

Yesterday was $CME’s annual meeting.  I didn’t attend, but listened to a bit of it while it was live streamed through their website.  CME has a lot of great things going for it, and it has a lot of issues …






How Would You Vote On This Proxy?

Recently, I was part of a piece that was posted at Futures Magazine.  Obviously, I am very disappointed with the way that $CME is trying to backdoor the B shares.  I is my current intent to vote NO on the …






Who’s Looking Out for the Little Guy?

Steve Zwick wrote a nice article in Futures Magazine.  Here is the link to the entire article.  I would suggest reading the whole thing.  It talks about the exchange and regulatory apparatus that governs futures markets today.  No one is …






Floored, the Full Documentary

Futures Magazine is making this film available.    Some of what the film is about I don’t really endorse.  A lot of it is very very true.  It’s impossible to relate to you what it was like to put a …






Onion Futures, India Prime Minister Future

In India, a Prime Minister’s future can be made or broken by the price of onions.  In today’s FT, there is a short blurb about it.  Onions are an essential ingredient in northern Indian food.  When the cost of onions …