Derivatives

Cboe and BlackRock to launch corporate bond index futures

Cboe and BlackRock to launch corporate bond index futures

Published 16/05/2018

(Reuters) - Exchange operator Cboe Global Markets Inc said on Wednesday it has collaborated with the world’s largest asset manager, BlackRock Inc, to develop U.S. [more…]

Investors see big oil surge, but physical markets suggest caution

Investors see big oil surge, but physical markets suggest caution

Published 15/05/2018

NEW YORK/LONDON/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil futures prices have soared past three-year highs, OPEC’s deal has cut millions of barrels of inventory worldwide and investors are [more…]

Foes of market data fee hikes encouraged by SEC scrutiny

Foes of market data fee hikes encouraged by SEC scrutiny

Published 04/05/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A recent move by U.S. securities regulators demanding stock exchanges do a better job justifying price changes for public market data [more…]

China vows to open up more futures markets as iron ore goes…

China vows to open up more futures markets as iron ore goes…

Published 04/05/2018

DALIAN/MANILA (Reuters) - China plans to open more of its futures contracts to foreign investors, a senior official said on Friday, as Beijing launched its [more…]

Speculative U.S. 10-year T-note net shorts hit record high: CFTC

Speculative U.S. 10-year T-note net shorts hit record high: CFTC

Published 27/04/2018

(Reuters) - Speculators’ net bearish bets on U.S. 10-year Treasury note futures climbed to a record high earlier this week when the 10-year yield rose [more…]

New York high-speed firm Tower must face Korean ‘spoofing’ claims:…

New York high-speed firm Tower must face Korean ‘spoofing’ claims:…

Published 29/03/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court on Thursday revived a lawsuit by five Korean traders accusing the New York high-frequency trading firm Tower [more…]

Exclusive: China taking first steps to pay for oil in yuan this…

Exclusive: China taking first steps to pay for oil in yuan this…

Published 29/03/2018

HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) - China is taking its first steps towards paying for imported crude oil in yuan instead of the U.S. dollar, three people [more…]

Exchange operator CME Group to buy Britain’s NEX for $5.5 billion

Exchange operator CME Group to buy Britain’s NEX for $5.5 billion

Published 29/03/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. exchange operator CME Group has made a $5.5 billion offer to buy NEX Group to create a cross-border powerhouse for investors [more…]

U.S. volatility fund sponsor tweaks strategy after market plunge

U.S. volatility fund sponsor tweaks strategy after market plunge

Published 24/02/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A company behind U.S.-based funds tied to Wall Street’s “fear gauge” is making changes to its investment strategy after a sudden [more…]

Stock volatility: back with a bang and here to stay

Stock volatility: back with a bang and here to stay

Published 18/02/2018

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York, U.S., February 16, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas JacksonNEW [more…]