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Allan Aldridge Parts Ways with CME Group’s NEX

October 15, 2019

Allan Aldridge, the head of tax for CME Group’s NEX recently parted ways with the firm to join another UK based investment and financial service provider. The move was made public via changes made to Allan’s LinkedIn profile. Allan had been serving as head of Tax at NEX for nearly 3 years now having taken up the role in December 2016.

Leverage Ratio Examined for Derivative Trading

August 6, 2019

In the wake of the global financial crisis of 2008–2009, Basel III introduced a more comprehensive set of capital and liquidity requirements for banks in order to address shortcomings in the pre-crisis capital framework and improve the resilience of the financial system.

CME Group’s Terry Duffy to Appear Before the U.S. House Committee on Agriculture Subcommittee to Discuss Impact of E.U. Foreign Clearinghouse Regulation on U.S. Futures Markets

June 30, 2019

 CME Group Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Terry Duffy will appear before the U.S. House Committee on Agriculture Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy and Credit today to discuss the potential implications of recent European Union (E.U.) legislation that could grant sweeping new regulatory power to European regulators over U.S. futures markets.

CFTC Staff Issues Clearinghouse Supervisory Stress Test Report

May 7, 2019

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (CFTC) Division of Clearing and Risk (DCR) and the Office of the Chief Economist (OCE) today issued Stress Test Report, CCP Supervisory Stress Tests: Reverse Stress Test and Liquidation Stress Test, a two-part report that includes the results of a reverse stress test of central counterparties (CCPs) or clearinghouses resources and an analysis of stressed liquidation costs.