Thank you DePaul University & Exchange Analytics

Thank you DePaul University & Exchange Analytics   Over 130 industry professionals and supporters were registered for the NIBA Joint Briefing at the Chicago downtown campus of DePaul University, July 14. Thank you to co-sponsors DePaul University — especially Dr. Carl Luft, Alex Perry and Kelly Bakas of DePaul’s Arditti Center, and Exchange Analytics.   Both business sessions were videotaped…

CME Cattle Volatility FAQ

CME Group addresses increased volatility within the livestock sector and answers the most frequently asked questions. CME Group values our relationship with the cattle community and is committed to helping producers and other cattle market participants manage their price risk.  Since the NCBA’s convention in January, we’ve implemented a messaging efficiency policy in our CME livestock contracts, formed a joint…

2016 NIBA DePaul Futures Panel Introduction

Marketing and raising assets for managed futures is more than talking to investors and explaining your respective fund. It also includes adhering to proper compliance, regulations and operational activities to market managed futures. Your portfolio may find an interest with investors, but could your operations and processes turn investors away or worse? This panel will discuss some of the do’s…

Resources, Resources, Resources

Resources, Resources, Resources by Tom Sandy & Ryan Griffeth Resources are part of NIBA’s mission to provide the information and education you need to grow your business. At a meeting of our Advisory Group (AG), several members wondered if we were doing enough to collect and offer industry resources to the membership. As a result of the AG’s suggestions, we…

June’s Chairman Letter

Resources: A source of supply, support or aid, especially one that can be readily drawn upon when needed — Dictionary.com Dear Members – NIBA is excited to announce two new resources designed to help members grow their businesses. First, the NIBA Resource Center. In addition to other services and products unique to the derivatives industry, this member benefit includes white…

Register Now for NIBA/DePaul Joint Briefing – July 1

Register Now for NIBA/DePaul Joint Briefing – July 14 Registration is open for the NIBA/DePaul University Joint Briefing, July 14 at DePaul University, Chicago Downtown Campus. REGISTER HERE We are excited to be partnering with DePaul University for the third year in a row to present an afternoon of can’t-miss business education and networking — all designed to help you grow…

NIBA/DePaul Joint Program Announcement

We are excited to announce our third annual joint summer event with DePaul University. The afternoon meeting will be held on the downtown Chicago campus of DePaul University, Jackson Blvd at State Street, and includes two business sessions and a networking cocktail reception.  Compliance and Regulation of Marketing Managed Futures, led by Mark Shore, Adjunct Professor at DePaul University takes…

CFTC Statements on NFA CEO Departure

Statement of CFTC Chairman Timothy Massad: “It has been a privilege to work closely with Dan Roth throughout my time as Chairman of the CFTC. We have forged an excellent relationship over the past two years, one which I have very much enjoyed. The NFA plays an important role in the markets that the CFTC regulates, and Dan’s knowledge, experience,…

NFA CEO Daniel Roth to Retire

NFA announced on May 23rd that President and CEO Daniel Roth has announced his plan to retire in the coming year. NFA’s Board of Directors has authorized the formation of a committee to conduct a search for his successor. The search will consider both internal and external candidates. Mr. Roth joined NFA in September 1983 as an attorney and has…