Posts written by Jeff Bergstrom

Banks roll out robots as pandemic shakes up IT plans

Banks roll out robots as pandemic shakes up IT plans

First Read $11,441/$300,000 (3.8%) Thomas F. Chlada, Earle Combs, Gerry Corcoran and Martin Mosbacher ++++ Steptoe & Johnson LLP Makes Good Use of Pandemic Time with Financial Services University Video Series By John J. Lothian Matthew Kulkin of Steptoe &...

CFTC Votes to Pass Final Rule on Position Limits

First Read ++++ $6,491/$300,000 (2.2%) Thank you today's backers: Rama Pillai and Blake Brockway ++++ Joe Sullivan's Influence and Success, Part 2 John Lothian - JLN Wayne Luthringshausen is another person whose career was influenced by the arc of Joseph Sullivan's...

Water futures meet cool reception

Water futures meet cool reception

First Read $5,291/$300,000 (1.8%) Thank you today's backers: Les Male, Ananda Radhakrishnan, Julie Bauer and a donation in honor of TJC. ++++ Hits & Takes JLN Staff It is with sadness I report to you the death of longtime SG/Newedge technology executive Ed Netter....

Cboe mourns the death of first president and founder

Cboe mourns the death of first president and founder

First Read Hits & Takes JLN Staff Joseph Sullivan, one of the founders of the Chicago Board Options Exchange and its first president, has passed away at the age of 82. He was such an influential figure in the establishment of the CBOE, and the U.S. options...

The Great Wall (Street) of China

The Great Wall (Street) of China

First Read Hits & Takes JLN Staff The JLN MarketsWiki Education GoFundMe campaign had some additional contributions on Friday and over the weekend. Thank you to Russell Levens, Tony Pettipiece, Cliff Histed, Joanna Mallers, and Third Street Ag Investments for...

Tokyo Stock Exchange Trading Is Halted by System Problem

Tokyo Stock Exchange Trading Is Halted by System Problem

First Read Hits & Takes JLN Staff The thing I like about JPX is that when one of their markets has an issue, they apologize for the inconvenience to investors. I appreciate their apology, even if it was the hardware's malfunctioning's fault. Bloomberg is reporting...

Trump Embarrassed His Country and Himself

Trump Embarrassed His Country and Himself

First Read JPMorgan: "tens of thousands of episodes of unlawful trading" Government Settles Complaint Against Banking Giant For Almost $1 Billion Thom Thompson - John Lothian News JPMorgan Chase and Co has agreed to pay the U.S. government $920 million in fines and...

Jeff Bergstrom

Jeff Bergstrom

CIO & Editor

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Jeff Bergstrom is an editor at John Lothian News and chief information officer of John J. Lothian & Company, Inc. Bergstrom is also a contributing editor of JLN Options and JLN Financials.

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