The Weekend Update

This Week’s Newsletter

THE WEEKEND UPDATE: NOVEMBER 16-20, 2020

THE WEEKEND UPDATE: NOVEMBER 16-20, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK THE CRYPTOMARKETSWIKI PODCAST EPISODE 15: DIGITIZING THE CAPITAL MARKETSCarlos Domingo is the founder of Securitize, the aptly-named blockchain company that securitizes assets in the form of digital tokens. The company recently signed a...

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The Weekend Update: August 3-7, 2020

The Weekend Update: August 3-7, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK JENNIFER JUST – MARKETSWIKI EDUCATION WORLD OF OPPORTUNITY Jennifer Just is a co-founder of the Chicago trading firm Peak6. She started at O’Connor & Associates after graduating from the University of Michigan and not even knowing...

The Weekend Update: July 27-31, 2020

The Weekend Update: July 27-31, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK Cboe Proposes Plan That Could Curb Advantages of Fast Traders Cboe Global Markets Inc. is seeking to introduce a new mechanism on one of its U.S. stock exchanges that could limit the advantages of high-frequency traders over other...

The Weekend Update: July 20-24, 2020

The Weekend Update: July 20-24, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK JOYCE SELANDER – MARKETSWIKI EDUCATION OPEN OUTCRY TRADERS HISTORY PROJECT Joyce Selander is a former open outcry trader and one of the few women who found a home in a trading pit of men much bigger and stronger than her. But she found...

The Weekend Update: July 13-17, 2020

The Weekend Update: July 13-17, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK THE D-LIMIT ORDER TYPE OF IEX HAS MY SUPPORT Most of you know I prefer markets that are listed. You also know I prefer markets that are not dark. I also prefer markets that have many and a multitude of...

The Weekend Update: July 6-10, 2020

The Weekend Update: July 6-10, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK SO FAR, SO GOOD – UPDATES FROM CBOE’S OPTIONS TRADING FLOOR Cboe Global Markets has been reopened for more than two weeks now. How have things been going? According to Cboe, it’s been a smooth ride. Read Now 10...

The Weekend Update: June 29-July 2, 2020

The Weekend Update: June 29-July 2, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK Here's how to stop the virus from winning Case surges, overrun hospitals, and a second lockdown this summer could deal a heavy blow to the United States. Here's what we need to turn the tide. Read Now 10 MOST...

The Weekend Newsletter: June 22-26, 2020

The Weekend Newsletter: June 22-26, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK CHRIS HEHMEYER: AN ENDORSEMENT OF THE CRYPTO WORLD LIKE NONE IT’S EVER SEEN The crypto world received a large and powerful endorsement yesterday from a pillar of the futures world. Chris Hehmeyer, in a blog post...

The Weekend Newsletter: June 15-19, 2020

The Weekend Newsletter: June 15-19, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK Suicide of young Robinhood trader exposes dark side of small-investing boom Suicide of young Robinhood trader exposes dark side of small-investing boom Read Now 10 MOST CLICKED STORIES OF THE WEEK Suicide of...

The Weekend Update: June 8-12,2020

The Weekend Update: June 8-12,2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK What are the differences between ICE Brent and NYMEX WTI futures? The world oil market is in the midst of a massive collapse in demand, driven by the impact of the coronavirus, combined with severe oversupply....

Weekend Update: June 1-5, 2020

Weekend Update: June 1-5, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK A Goldman Executive Has Advice for His White Colleagues Expressions of solidarity are appreciated. Here’s what I would appreciate more. Read Now 10 MOST CLICKED STORIES OF THE WEEK A Goldman Executive Has Advice...

The Weekend Newsletter: May 25-29, 2020

The Weekend Newsletter: May 25-29, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK This Is How Deeply the Coronavirus Changed Our Behavior Twenty graphics that show how fear transformed human activity in 2020. Read Now 10 MOST CLICKED STORIES OF THE WEEK This Is How Deeply the Coronavirus...

The Weekend Update: May 18-22, 2020

The Weekend Update: May 18-22, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK CHESS OBERMEIER – MARKETSWIKI EDUCATION OPEN OUTCRY TRADERS HISTORY PROJECT Chess Obermeier started working for his cousin, Charles Obermeier, at the Cboe, and was able to purchase his first membership by his...

The Weekend Update: May 11-15, 2020

The Weekend Update: May 11-15, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK REALITY CHECK You could be forgiven for being surprised that global futures markets opened up this morning, or any recent morning, because, at least since trading went electronic and exchanges went for profit,...

The Weekend Update: May 4-8, 2020

The Weekend Update: May 4-8, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK Jack Sandner – Open Outcry Traders History Project – Part Two Jack Sandner is a former chairman of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and longtime board member of the CME Group. In part two of this interview with...

The Weekend Update: March 27-May 1, 2020

The Weekend Update: March 27-May 1, 2020

JLN PRESS ROOM PICK OF THE WEEK Jack Sandner – Open Outcry Traders History Project – Part One John F. (Jack) Sandner is a boxer, lawyer, trader and former CME chairman who served as a director of CME Group from July 2007 to February of 2018....

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