Dalian Commodity Exchange is set to start trading the first iron ore futures contracts for physical delivery as early as this week as China seeks greater control of price setting for the steel-making material.
Seven natural gas contracts traded on Intercontinental Exchange Inc. will face new regulations including limits on the number of contracts a single trader can hold, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission decided today.
As Europe’s recession recedes, trading via brokers in the $74 billion carbon emissions market is plunging amid a record glut in the commodity Richard Sandor once predicted to reach the highest volume in the world.
While $17 billion of lost market capitalization has cost CME Group Inc. the title of world’s most valuable exchange owner, its stock commands a valuation that would make buying Germany’s Deutsche Boerse AG a bargain.
The U.S. Supreme Court signaled it may tighten the time limits that apply when the Securities and Exchange Commission and other government agencies seek to impose fines on people and companies accused of fraud.