Chicago Board of Trade contests CFTC dual trading ruling
- CBOT wants new electricity contract. Koning, Rachel // Bond Buyer;11/23/98, Vol. 326 Issue 30526, p4
Reports on the plan of the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) to seek the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission's approval to add a futures contract to its line of electricity products. Municipal utilities' use of futures to offset price risks associated with unexpected temperature and power...
- Chicago Board of Trade. Littman, Margaret // Crain's Chicago Business;09/22/97, Vol. 20 Issue 38, p50
Reports that the Commodity Futures Trading Commission officials have rejected a plan by the Chicago Board of Trade (CBT) to change delivery points for corn and soybean contracts. Why the CFTC rejected the proposal; Reference to a threat issued by Patrick Arbor, chairman of the CBT.
- CBOT, CME at loggerheads over futures regulation. Reynolds, Katherine M. // Bond Buyer;07/28/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30196, p28
Focuses on the conflict between the Chicago Board of Trade and the Chicago Mercantile Exchange in Illinois over futures deregulation. Release of letters to Senator Richard Lugar expressing opposite positions on the matter; Disagreement over the regulation of clearinghouses for futures contracts...
- 21-Hour CBOT Grain Futures Trade Starts. Brock, Richard // Corn & Soybean Digest Exclusive Insight;5/22/2012, p3
The article reports that the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grain futures started trading expanded hours after the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) granted fast approval to a proposal for 21-hour trade from CME Group Inc. The plan was submitted by CME to the CFTC after pulling a...
- Industry stands at attention. Szala, Ginger // Futures: News, Analysis & Strategies for Futures, Options & Deri;Dec94, Vol. 23 Issue 14, p12
Reports on the first speech by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) chairman, Mary Schapiro. Reaction to opposition of the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) to the proposed pro-market exemption rules of the CFTC; Threat of CBOT to take its case to Congress.
- Pro market proposed. Nusbaum, David // Futures: News, Analysis & Strategies for Futures, Options & Deri;Dec94, Vol. 23 Issue 14, p12
Reports on the proposed pro-market exemption rules of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). Rules affecting the Chicago Mercantile Exchange's rolling spot products and the Chicago Board of Trade's `Professional Trading Market'; Three-year pilot program; Possible addition of...
- Bringing back retail biz. Nusbaum, David // Futures: News, Analysis & Strategies for Futures, Options & Deri;Nov94, Vol. 23 Issue 13, p14
Reports on Chicago Board of Trade's proposal to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission for rule changes allowing member firms to bring back the retail speculator through individual managed futures accounts. Advantages for members; Smaller firms as most likely to benefit from the proposal.
- CFTC: Dual trading ban to be lifted when CBT addresses monitoring needs. Reynolds, Katherine M. // Bond Buyer;11/17/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30274, p35
Announces the Commodity Futures Trading Commission's (CFTC) plan to give market participants free rein to trade the futures exchange's top-volume contracts when the Chicago Board of Trade beefs up its monitoring system. Background on the traditional practice of dual trading; Conditional...
- CBOT seeks purchase limit. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;11/15/99, Vol. 330 Issue 30768, p1
Reports on the Chicago Board of Trade's (CBOT) proposal to limit the position that anyone can hold in Municipal Bond Index futures during the last trading days before the contracts expire. Need for approval by the United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission; Address of industry concerns...