Spring 2014 In Brief…

CME Europe LTD Receives Regulatory Approval for Launch On March 11, CME Group announced that its European exchange, CME Europe Ltd., received approval from the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority as a Recognised Investment Exchange. The new venture is expected to launch on April 27. The London – based exchange will initially list biodiesel products and

Magazine Offer

The CFBTA is offering members free, industry specific magazines to our members. These magazines are available in print or digital versions. There is no commitment or credit card needed. Choose from hundreds of magazines tailored to your interests. Advertisers cover the cost of mailing. This is one of many perks of membership.

Important Insurance Changes

This March, the CFBTA was advised by Prudential Insurance, their Life and Long Term Disability (LTD) carrier, that they would not be renewing the association’s contract. The carrier, Prudential, will be letting the policies expire effective June 30, 2014 at the end of the association’s two-year contract renewal period. After a lengthy search by Harmony

Fall 2013 In Brief…

CME Group Named “International Exchange of the Year” Futures and Options World (FOW) named CME Group “International Exchange of the Year” at the 2nd annual FOW Awards for Asia 2013. The awards ceremony, which took place in Singapore, recognized CME for its excellence in launching products and services for the Asian market over the past

Upcoming Events of Interest – Fall 2013

MFA Outlook 2013, October 17-18, New York MFA’s Hedge Fund Leadership Conference will feature a distinguished panel of speakers, including NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and Chief Investment Officers. Outlook 2013 is designed to bring leaders together to discuss the political, regulatory, and investment global landscapes. CME Group is a platinum sponsor. Singapore International Energy Week,