Research: Iron Ore & Copper Prospects, Natural Gas & Power Generation

View in your browser Iron Ore & Copper Prospects, Natural Gas & Power Generation  Iron Ore & Copper: Prospects Tied to China, Brazil & Australia Iron ore, copper trading sideways after peaking in 2015/16 Flat prices could signal China’s lackluster growth despite stimulus Low U.S. mortgage rates, tight labor market a plus for copper Iron … Read More

Research: Election Event Risk and Equity Short-Dated Options, Gold-Silver Ratio

Election Event Risk and Equity Short-Dated Options, Gold-Silver Ratio U.S. Elections and Equity Short-Dated Options  Video Highlights:  In a season of event risk, short-dated options can be useful tools U.S. elections on Nov 8 could trigger market volatility CME short-dated equity options expire on Nov 9 Short-dated equity options can help mitigate risk Gold-Silver Ratio: … Read More

Dividend Futures Term Structure Tool

Access the new Dividend Futures Term Structure tool – the latest addition to our suite of QuikStrike Analytics Tools – and enhance your view of the Dividend Market. This tool shows the market’s view of expected dividends on a quarterly and annual basis and allows you to analyze changes in the dividend term structure across … Read More

Standard and E-mini S&P 500 Options on Futures: Q3 By the Numbers

Standard and E-mini S&P 500 options on futures offer around-the-clock liquidity, market depth, and access that market participants need to manage their exposure. Capitalize on potential margin offsets on futures and options strategies, advanced on-screen spreading, and the certainty of central clearing. View our infographic, which depicts the benefits of S&P 500 options by the … Read More

Portfolio Margining Expands to Include Ultra 10 and Fed Fund Futures

Recent enhancements to portfolio margining of futures and OTC Cleared Swaps strengthen the margin and capital efficiencies available for client CME interest rate portfolios. Effective October 3, CME Clearing added Fed Fund futures and Ultra 10-Year futures to the products eligible for portfolio margining. Learn about important interest rate updates in the latest Rates Recap. … Read More