The Weekend Update

The Weekend Update

This Week’s Newsletter

The Weekend Update: November 11-15, 2019

The Weekend Update: November 11-15, 2019

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK Gary Sagui – Open Outcry Traders History Project Gary Sagui started his career at Harris Bank in foreign exchange, then moved to New York for a bond trading job at firm that later failed. However, a chance...

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The Weekend Update: October 28 – November 1, 2019

The Weekend Update: October 28 – November 1, 2019

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK FIA Expo Day Two: Alternatives to LIBOR Transitions, disruptions and outright change are not new to the futures and options industry, but at this year’s FIA Expo, those themes seemed to loom especially large.v...

The Weekend Update: October 14-18, 2019

The Weekend Update: October 14-18, 2019

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK “There Is Definite Hanky-Panky Going On”: The Fantastically Profitable Mystery of the Trump Chaos Trades In the last 10 minutes of trading at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange on Friday, September 13, someone got...

The Weekend Update: October 7-11, 2019

The Weekend Update: October 7-11, 2019

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK U.S. online brokers still profiting from 'dumb money' NEW YORK (Reuters) - People who trade stocks online cheered last week when several large retail brokers slashed stock-trading commissions to zero, a move made...

The Weekend Update: September 23-27, 2019

The Weekend Update: September 23-27, 2019

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK Trump Didn’t Bribe Ukraine. It’s Actually Worse Than That. Reports that President Donald Trump pressured Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to investigate the son of Democratic presidential candidate Joe...

The Weekend Update: September 16-20, 2019

The Weekend Update: September 16-20, 2019

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK HKEX and LSE, A Capitalist's Conundrum Mitsubishi Corp. said a rogue oil trader at its Singapore unit lost $320 million in unauthorized transactions disguised as legitimate hedges for customers. The employee, a...

The Weekend Update (August 26 – 30, 2019)

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK Lunch with the New CME Chairman Terrence DuffyBefore the CME went public in 2002, there was a change in leadership at the top. Terry Duffy ran for the job of chairman of the board against the incumbent, Scott...

The Weekend Update August 19 – August 23, 2019

The Weekend Update August 19 – August 23, 2019

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK CFTC v. Kraft/Mondelez: Agency Reserves Its 5th Amendment Rights Against Self-Incrimination; Agrees to Remove Offending Statements From Website Attorneys for the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission appeared...

The Weekend Update: August 12 – 16, 2019

The Weekend Update: August 12 – 16, 2019

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK John Lothian News Special Report: The Launch of Ameribor The American Financial Exchange (AFX) is set to list its first Ameribor futures products - 3-month and 7-day Ameribor futures - on August 16, 2019, the...

The Weekend Update: August 5 – 9, 2019

The Weekend Update: August 5 – 9, 2019

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK NYSE floor traders are facing job extinction The New York Stock Exchange’s fabled floor traders, fearing steeper job losses in their already diminished ranks, are an endangered species. Read More 10 MOST CLICKED...

The Weekend Update: July 29 – August 2, 2019

The Weekend Update: July 29 – August 2, 2019

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK What is going on at LedgerX? LedgerX may have launched trading on the contract market platform designated by the CFTC in June as reported by the cryptocurrency press on July 31. Read More 10 MOST CLICKED STORIES...

The Weekend Update – July 22-26, 2019

The Weekend Update – July 22-26, 2019

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK USDA Report Sees Dire Climate-Change Impact on U.S. Crops Computer models produce harsh forecasts based on the impact of greenhouse gases Read More 10 MOST CLICKED STORIES OF THE WEEK The Logic Behind the Bonds...

The Weekend Update: July 15-19, 2019

The Weekend Update: July 15-19, 2019

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK Floor Traders Clash With NYSE Disciplinary push is meant to protect opening and closing auctions, where floor-trader errors can have far-reaching consequences Read More 10 MOST CLICKED STORIES OF THE WEEK David...

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