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John Lothian News Features

Ethan Kahn, Principal, Wolverine Trading, LLC – Exploring ETF’s

JLN Staff » 9.16.14

“It’s a very competitive market out there. Constantly innovating and constantly adapting is what makes opportunities occur.” Ethan Kahn, principal at Wolverine Trading, gives an explanation of ETF’s and shows why the product has become popular over the years. Kahn discusses the differences between ETF’s and mutual funds, breaking down how much lower the costs of ETF’s are and how there is more buying and selling flexibility compared to mutual funds. Finally, Kahn explains the … Read more

Addendum to the CME Gold Futures Story

Sarah Rudolph » 9.11.14

Jamie Farmer, Managing Director, S&P Dow Jones Indices – Indexing 101

JLN Staff » 9.11.14

Steve Brodsky, CEO, Spot Trading – My LIFFE: Markets Then and Now

JLN Staff » 9.10.14

Riders on the Storm: Orc Group’s Troels Philip Jensen Looks at Consolidation in the Vendor Space

JLN Staff » 9.9.14

John Lothian News Launches New site and Brings A World of Opportunity to London

Doug Ashburn » 9.5.14

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When: Mon Sep 22, 2014
Where: Chicago, IL, USA
Event Description: NIBA's fall membership meeting in scheduled for September 22, 2014 in Chicago, IL.This is full-day of education, and information focusing on compliance and marketing for IBs and CTAs. A networking reception is included.Morning Sessions at the Chicago Board of Trade Building & Afternoon Sessions at the CME Group Building. Read More

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When: Tue Sep 23, 2014 to Thu Sep 25, 2014 
Where: InterContinental Hotel Geneva, Switzerland
Event Description: Join us for SFOA/FIA/FIA Europe Bürgenstock: The Global Forum for Derivatives Markets which will take place on September 23-25 in Geneva, Switzerland. The Bürgenstock conference, now in its fourth decade, has a long history of attracting distinguished speakers and prominent names from the economic, academic and political worlds for high-level debate and discussion. Please check back for information about this year’s program.  Read More

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MarketsWiki World of Opportunity Intern Series Goes to London

When: Tue Oct 14 to Wed Oct 15, 2014
Where: London, United Kingdom
Event Description: John Lothian & Co. is pleased to announce the MarketsWiki World of Opportunity Summer Intern Education Series is coming to London on July 1st and 2nd, 2014 with the generous support of the CME Group. For the second year in a row, JLN is holding a series of market-focused educational events aimed at interns and young people interested in careers in the financial markets. This three-part series will be held at CME Group's office at One New Change (near St. Paul's Cathedral) in the heart of London. There will also be a social event following the Oct 15th afternoon event for speakers and students. Read More

IFM: Making Sense of Cleared Swaps

When: Thu Sep 18, 2014
Where: NFA Conference Room - New York, NY, United States
Event Description: Offered by the Institute for Financial Markets (IFM), a non-partisan, nonprofit educational foundation, this one-day course is designed to introduce swaps and the key features and characteristics of these contracts. The educational program explores the world of swaps by taking a closer look at two of the most popular swaps— interest rate swaps (IRS) and credit default swaps (CDS) — and how financial institutions and corporates use swaps in their portfolio management strategies. In addition, the program looks at how swaps differ from listed derivatives and the changing landscape with a migration to the CCP model.This course is recognized by GARP and valid for 6.5 credits. $495 Early-bird | $550 Standard registration Read More

2014 High Performance Computing for Wall Street

When: Mon Sep 22, 2014
Where: The Roosevelt Hotel, 45 E 45th St, New York, NY, United States
Event Description: This 11th Annual HPC networking opportunity will assemble 600 Wall Street IT professionals at one time and one place in New York. This free HPC for Wall Street Conference is focused on High Put=through, Low Latency, Networks, Data Centers and lowering costs of

IFM: Lifecycle of a Derivative Trade: Uncovering the Middle- and Back-Office Functions

When: Wed Sep 24, 2014
Where: The CME Group Conference Roon - Chicago, IL, United States
Event Description: Offered by the Institute for Financial Markets (IFM), a non-partisan, nonprofit educational foundation, this one-day course takes you "behind the scenes" to explore how brokers and investors on the buy-side and sell-side of the industry perform these functions for both listed and OTC derivatives. Participants will explore the functional building blocks of middle and back office operations that support trade lifecycle activity, from the inception of an order or request for quote (RFQ) through clearance and settlement of payments. The infrastructure or "plumbing" that links together these functions, and the points of failure representing operational risk will be highlighted throughout the program. Particular attention is paid to the lifecycle of both a cleared and uncleared swap. $595 Early-bird bird ends 4 weeks prior to course date | $650 Standard registration  Read More

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