Chicago Newswire (Page 2)

Chicago Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Chicago, IL. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 39 of 39 for "u:bloomberg.com" in Chicago, IL

  1. Wheat Set for Biggest Monthly Rally in Two Years on Crop ConcernRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Wheat headed for its biggest monthly advance in two years in Chicago amid mounting concerns about supplies in North America. Benchmark futures rose as much as 3.2 percent to a one-year high on the Chicago Board of Trade, while the spring variety traded in Minneapolis traded near the highest since mid-2014.

    Comment?

  2. Soybeans Jump After USDA Pegs Acreage Below Analyst ExpectationsRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Soybeans jumped after the U.S. government said farmers planted fewer acres than analysts had expected. Wheat extended its rally, with the benchmark winter variety rising by the exchange limit in Chicago.

    Comment?

  3. It's a Scorcher: Dusty Wheat Fields Signal Peak for GlutRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Dry, hot weather from the U.S. to Europe is taking its toll on crops, and the U.S. government is forecasting global output will fall for the first time in five seasons. The adverse conditions have pushed benchmark futures in Chicago to their best start to a year in a decade, a stark reversal from the previous four years when burdensome supplies dragged down prices.

    Comment?

  4. Dusty Fields Signal a Peak for the Global Wheat GlutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | Bloomberg

    Dry, hot weather from the U.S. to Europe is taking its toll on crops, and the U.S. government is forecasting global output will fall for the first time in five seasons. The adverse conditions have pushed benchmark futures in Chicago to their best start to a year in a decade, a stark reversal from the previous four years when burdensome supplies dragged down prices.

    Comment?

  5. Ex-Trader Linked to Deutsche Bank Is Aiding U.S. Spoof ProbeRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2017 | The Washington Post

    A trader who conspired to manipulate futures contracts in precious metals committed those actions while working at Deutsche Bank AG, according to a person familiar with the matter, and he is now cooperating with prosecutors. The trader, David Liew, pleaded guilty to fraud on Thursday in federal court in Chicago for his role in the spoofing of contracts for gold, silver, platinum and palladium, according to court papers.

    Comment?

  6. Trader in Spoofing Case Said to Be Tied to Deutsche Bank 2 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Bloomberg

    A trader who admitted Thursday to conspiring to manipulate futures contracts in precious metals committed those actions while working at The trader, David Liew, pleaded guilty in federal court in Chicago to a fraud conspiracy over the spoofing of futures contracts for gold, silver, platinum and palladium futures, according to court papers. Along with spoofing -- which is placing orders without the intent of executing them in an attempt to manipulate the price -- he acknowledged front-running customers' orders.

    Comment?

  7. Mom-and-Pop Joints Are Trouncing America's Big Restaurant ChainsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Bloomberg

    Americans are rejecting the consistency of national restaurant chains after decades of dominance in favor of the authenticity of locally owned eateries, with their daily specials and Mom's watercolors decorating the walls. It's a turning point in the history of American restaurants, according to Darren Tristano, chief insights officer at Chicago-based restaurant research firm Technomic.

    Comment?

  8. Traders' Furious Land War Erupts Outside the CME's Data CenterRead the original story

    May 12, 2017 | The Washington Post

    It was an odd transaction from the outset: $14 million, double the going rate, for a 31-acre plot of flat, undeveloped land just west of Chicago. In the nine months since, the curious use of the space has only added to the intrigue.

    Comment?

  9. Trading Fortunes Depend on a Mysterious Antenna in an Empty FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Bloomberg

    It was an odd transaction from the outset: $14 million, double the going rate, for a 31-acre plot of flat, undeveloped land just west of Chicago. In the nine months since, the curious use of the space has only added to the intrigue.

    Comment?

  10. Exchanges Still Dreaming of Deals After LSE-Deutsche Boerse DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Bloomberg

    The world's biggest exchanges are still looking for deals even though the merger of Deutsche Boerse AG and London Stock Exchange Group Plc was scuttled by European regulators. Singapore Exchange Ltd. has talked with potential partners including Nasdaq Inc. and CME Group Inc. about collaborations, minority stake sales or even a full merger, people familiar with the matter have said .

    Comment?

  11. Wheat Futures Surge After U.S. Crop Pummeled by SnowstormRead the original story

    May 1, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Wheat prices posted record gains in Chicago on Monday as the U.S. winter crop faced substantial losses from snow and high winds that slammed into four Midwest states including Kansas, the top grower. More than 12 inches of snow fell on ripening wheat in parts of Kansas, Colorado, Oklahoma and Nebraska in the past 24 hours, David Streit, the senior lead forecaster at Bethesda, Maryland-based Commodity Weather Group LLC, said in a telephone interview.

    Comment?

  12. Wheat Futures Surge After U.S. Crop Pummeled by StormRead the original story

    May 1, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Wheat prices headed for record gains in Chicago on Monday as the U.S. winter crop faced substantial losses from snow and high winds that slammed into four Midwest states including Kansas, the top grower. More than 12 inches of snow fell on ripening wheat in parts of Kansas, Colorado, Oklahoma and Nebraska in the past 24 hours, David Streit, the senior lead forecaster at Bethesda, Maryland-based Commodity Weather Group LLC, said in a telephone interview. 1 comment

  13. So Far It's Milk, Not Corn, That's Down on Trump Trade RhetoricRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2017 | The Washington Post

    The war of words between the U.S. and Mexico over trade has prompted concern over what might happen to cross-border shipments of corn and meat -- even avocados. But there's one market that's already feeling the effects: nonfat dry milk.

    Comment?

  14. The Best Steaks in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | Bloomberg

    Is there a better steak town in the U.S. than Chicago? Experts make a good case for the Windy City: They've picked their favorite cuts from their top steakhouses and told us why they're remarkable. If you haven't eaten steak in Chicago in a while, you might want to start making plans.

    Comment?

  15. A Spurious Anecdote Masquerades as an Investment SignalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | Bloomberg

    Barry Ritholtz is a Bloomberg View columnist. He founded Ritholtz Wealth Management and was chief executive and director of equity research at FusionIQ, a quantitative research firm.

    Comment?

  16. Americans Are Eating More Butter Than Ever an hour agoRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2017 | Bloomberg

    Hipsters are dropping it into cocktails and coffee. A major food distributor is packing it into a trendy new pastry.

    Comment?

  17. Ulta Is Retail's Beauty QueenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | Bloomberg

    Shelly Banjo is a Bloomberg Gadfly columnist covering retail and consumer goods. She previously was a reporter at Quartz and the Wall Street Journal.

    Comment?

  18. Chicago Wants to Be a Hub for China Stock Trading an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | Bloomberg

    After more than a century in the shadow of New York's Big Board, the Chicago Stock Exchange has been short on cash and searching for relevance. Now the exchange, which handles less than half a percent of U.S. stock trades, is approaching the final hurdle in an audacious plan to become a player in international equity markets.

    Comment?

  19. Blackstone to Spend $500 Million Remaking Chicago's Willis Tower 19 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Bloomberg

    Blackstone Group LP said it plans to spend $500 million to revamp Chicago's Willis Tower as it tries to draw more tourists and office tenants to the country's second-tallest building. The makeover of the 110-story skyscraper will be the first major renovation in the tower's 43-year history, according to a statement today by Blackstone.

    Comment?

Chicago Job Listings
View or post Chicago job listings on Topix.
Chicago Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Chicago from Topix.
Chicago Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Chicago on Topix.