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Think Tank Points to U.S. Growth Slowing

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

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Gold/Silver Options Skews: Upside Risk Ahead?

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

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U.S-China Trade War: The Perils of Escalation

Any failure of the US and China to amicably resolve their festering trade war could have serious consequences for the world’s two largest

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Will ECB Change Course to End Negative Rates?

Negative rates aimed at boosting European bank lending instead had the opposite effect. Will the ECB end this policy and raise rates in

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CME Group Supports ISDA’s LIBOR Fallback Provisions

CME Group is fully supportive of efforts by the official sector, ARRC, ISDA and their industry-wide working groups, to improve and strengthen LIBOR

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