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As the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group is where the world comes to manage risk. Comprised of four exchanges - CME, CBOT, NYMEX and COMEX - we offer the widest range of global benchmark products across all major asset classes, helping businesses everywhere mitigate the myriad of risks they face in today's uncertain global economy.
August 04, 2022 2:58 PM
  AT A GLANCE Asset managers are increasingly adding futures to ESG portfolios to meet client demand for sustainability-linked investments Glo ...
August 03, 2022 2:17 PM
AT A GLANCE The USDA’s June Acreage report showed less acreage planted in soybeans and more in corn than was expected in the spring Ag produc ...
August 03, 2022 2:17 PM
  AT A GLANCE Palm oil and soybean oil have long been used in cooking, but their growing use as a biofuel is causing a spike in demand Ukraine ...
August 03, 2022 2:17 PM
AT A GLANCE Gold mining supply has fallen 7% from 2016 to 2021, while silver is down 8.5% Over time, mining supply appears to have a strong impact ...
August 03, 2022 1:55 PM
CME Group Fertilizer Swaps and Futures Scan the above QR code for more expert analysis of market events and trends driving opportunities today! T ...
August 01, 2022 3:05 PM
It's highly profitable to mine gold and silver at current prices, but miners are not in a rush to open new mines. Scan the above QR code for m ...
August 01, 2022 2:25 PM
Quarterly overview The first half of 2022 has been a volatile one for wheat. On top of tight global supplies, the war in Ukraine has driven wheat pric ...
August 01, 2022 2:19 PM
AT-A-GLANCE China is offering incentives to bolster consumer spending as economy slows U.S. is removing monetary stimulus Chinese consumer spending r ...
July 27, 2022 1:13 PM
AT A GLANCE: THE CME Group Foundation Scholarship is helping students from underrepresented groups find their way into finance, technology and relate ...
July 26, 2022 11:46 AM
Headline U.S. CPI has surged to 9.1%, and close to 6% for the core rate that excludes food and energy (Figure 1). The more broadly based personal cons ...
July 26, 2022 11:35 AM
AT A GLANCE Prices for organic soybeans in the U.S. rose to $40.52/bushel in May 2022, up nearly 110% from January 2021’s $19.37/bushel Since ...
July 26, 2022 11:26 AM
AT A GLANCE The VIX-yield curve cycle is a powerful economic phenomena that has persisted since at least the end of the 1980s Two-year average yiel ...
July 25, 2022 12:49 PM
Fed rate hikes have raised volatility in equities and flattened the yield curve in a possible sign of an impending recession. Scan the above QR co ...
July 22, 2022 11:26 AM
AT A GLANCE The labor market continues to grow despite two quarters of negative real GDP Slow labor force growth plus low labor force participation ...
July 22, 2022 11:16 AM
AT A GLANCE Despite not meeting the technical definition of a recession, a June YouGov poll showed that 58% of Americans felt the economy was already ...
July 21, 2022 10:12 AM
Analyses of gold and silver often tend to focus on demand-side drivers, with relatively minor attention given to the influence of supply. For example, ...
July 20, 2022 11:58 AM
The labor market remains strong despite the slowing pace of economic expansion. Could a recession change this dynamic? Watch the full video on the CM ...
July 19, 2022 11:14 AM
It’s been five years since we published the first article on the “weirdest chart ever,” which shows the cyclical relationship betwee ...
July 14, 2022 1:15 PM
On June 10, the U.S. Consumer Price Index printed an alarming 8.6% and sent interest rate futures markets into a chaotic repricing of Federal Reserve ...
July 13, 2022 9:53 AM
The euro (EUR) recently fell to its lowest level versus the U.S. dollar (USD) since 2002 after breaching a support level that has held up since 2015. ...
July 11, 2022 2:00 PM
AT A GLANCE Between 2009 and 2012, the euro area experienced a sovereign debt crisis The European Central Bank is ending its bond-buying program an ...
July 11, 2022 1:55 PM
AT A GLANCE Early signs point to both goods demand and manufacturing activity beginning to wane The Federal Reserve has made it clear that their go ...
July 11, 2022 1:50 PM
CME Group Fertilizer Swaps and Futures   Scan the above QR code for more expert analysis of market events and trends driving opportunitie ...
July 11, 2022 1:46 PM
There has been no debt crisis in Europe for over a decade, but could impending rate hikes change that? Watch the full discussion on the CME website h ...
July 11, 2022 1:43 PM
USD Malaysian Crude Palm Oil futures volume and open interest In June 2022, CME Crude Palm Oil volume totaled 31,653 lots (791,325 metric tons) and th ...
July 07, 2022 12:14 PM
AT-A-GLANCE The word “recession” is popping up in the news media, polling data and internet searches with increasing frequency Fixed inco ...
July 06, 2022 12:30 PM
Job growth over the long term could be slowed by an almost stagnant working-age population. Watch the full discussion on the CME website here Scan t ...
July 06, 2022 12:26 PM
AT A GLANCE U.S. employers added 390,000 jobs in May, with the unemployment rate holding at 3.6% A strong labor market is contributing to inflation ...
July 05, 2022 12:35 PM
AT-A-GLANCE Core inflation soared in May, challenging the prospects for a soft landing With aggressive rate hikes, inflation is expected to slow as ...
June 29, 2022 11:42 AM
AT-A-GLANCE China’s zero COVID policy and slowing economic growth could affect its demand for iron ore Iron ore prices have been volatile sin ...