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Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group

After Costing Americans Billions, Federal Reserve Reexamines Banks' Commodity Speculation

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 09.23.2013 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

It is one of the grossest miscarriages of Wall Street power and government obeisance resulting in billions of consumer dollars going into the pockets of banks, hedge funds and traders producing and adding nothing to the economic wellbeing of the nation, other than lining their own pockets.

CME Group Dumps Charity in 2012

David Ormsby | Posted 02.20.2012 | Chicago
David Ormsby

In lobbying Illinois lawmakers for tax breaks, CME cited its charitable giving to lawmakers as a talking point in their favor. It was clearly a misleading talking point.