William R. Shepard
William R. Shepard is the founder and president of Shepard International, Inc., an introducing broker guaranteed by FC Stone, LLC. Shepard is a member of CME Group Inc. board of directors, where he has served since 1997.
Sheppard serves on the CME Group executive committee, as well as the compensation, finance and nominating committees.
Previously Shepard served as second vice chairman from 2002 to July 2007. He has been a member of CME for more than 40 years.
Shepard is the only member of the board of the CME Group without a picture displayed on the site.
In 2010, after the CME Group share prices were down 23 percent in the previous three months, Shepard bought 5,000 A shares for a total of $1.2 million.
Shepard attended the University of Oklahoma.
JLN News Feed
CME Group and National 4-H Council Partner for Sixth Year, Commodity Carnival to Visit 120 State and County Fairs
CME Group and BarclayHedge Honor Managed Futures Leaders at Seventh Annual Managed Futures Pinnacle Awards
CME Group Agricultural Futures and Options Surpass 10 Million Contracts Open Interest and Reach All-Time Daily Volume Record of 3.2 Million Contracts
We visit more than 100 websites daily for financial news (Would YOU do that?). Read the John Lothian Newsletter.