Understanding Futures Transaction Flow – A Basic Introduction

Over the years, I have heard everything from overly-simplified to overly-complex descriptions of how listed futures trades are processed. For the purpose of clarity, the following flow diagram is one that I have used to explain the trade flow process to many people entering the industry. However, each Futures Commission…

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Worlds of Opportunity: Talking with FINTECH interns in Chicago

“As you seek worlds of opportunity, look for areas in which there are problems, because if somebody is having problems, there are going to be opportunities.” — Tayloe Draughon, 2016 This talk was done in July of 2016 as part of the MarketsWiki Education conferences for interns in Chicago.    

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