Soyoil prices, which have a 15-year history of forerunning the crude oil market, are signaling the crude oil rally has peaked, if politics is not a factor.
See what’s happening in the Ags markets, including how the African Swine Fever crisis in China may affect the global hog market, latest on Black Sea Wheat and Corn markets, and more.
The U.S. government is facing twin challenges – avoiding another government shutdown and a technical debt default. Will there be a compromise?
Any failure of the US and China to amicably resolve their festering trade war could have serious consequences for the world's two largest economies.
Major selloffs in equities are often followed by sharp rallies. Do out-of-the-money options skews offer clues if the market is oversold or about to rally?
Anxious about the U.S. economy? The Conference Board think tank is pointing to growth slowing to 1.5-2.0% but there are no imminent signs of a recession.
Do out-of-the-money put options in gold and silver offer any investment guidance? We created a model of a fully-funded long futures position to find out.
Negative rates aimed at boosting European bank lending instead had the opposite effect. Will the ECB end this policy and raise rates in 2019?
The U.S. shale oil revolution has given out-of-the-money put options a persistently negative skew over the past decade, overshadowing likely supply woes.
Short-term forces centered on supply constraints are driving the oil market higher but increasing fuel efficiency could temper prices over the long term.
The Fed is facing five issues that could play a key role in its forward guidance on monetary policy, chief among them being the trade war and the economy.
Is the US about to wrap up talks with China to end their trade war while it considers imposing new tariffs against Europe? Equities could be in play.
Are skews in Treasury options, especially when in the extreme, sending reliable investment signals? Here's what our analysis found.
Learn the basics of trading Eurodollar futures, how they work, how they trade and how they relate to adjacent money markets.
Read about the critical components that make CME Group ags markets the best in the world, including order matching process, market integrity and more.
Did the Fed over-tighten monetary policy with its nine rate hikes, paving the way for an investment 'winter' in equities and bond markets?
Take a look back at the launch of Relationship-Based Trading and the year since, including trading data and volume over the last year.
Read the April Ags Update for a look at falling hog supply in China, the Cross Correlation Report Tool in QuikStrike, and more.
Could U.S. political brinkmanship cause a government shutdown and technical debt default, putting the economy at risk in the fourth quarter?
Read about Ags options in March, including an open interest record of 364,316 for Lean Hogs and historic lows in Grain and Oilseed implied volatility.