Bitcoin Skyrockets During First Day Of Futures TradingSo, what exactly is bitcoin, and what is the risk involved in trying to cash in on the computer-based currency?
Connecticut Investor Charged With Swindling Millions From ChicagoansAlvin Wilkinson; a 58-year-old man from Sharon, Connecticut; faces three counts of mail fraud and one of wire fraud, according to a federal indictment released Thursday.
CBOE Reopens Trading After Half-Day OutageTrading on the biggest exchange for financial options resumed Thursday following an outage caused by software problems.
Illinois House Approves Tax Breaks For Sears, CMEThe Illinois House has approved a package of tax breaks designed to keep retail giant Sears and the Chicago-based financial exchanges
Tax Breaks For CME Group, Sears To Be Discussed After Thanksgiving
Emanuel Gets Split Decision On Springfield AgendaIt was a "split decision" in the state capitol for Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel during the General Assembly’s veto session.
Walter's Perspective: Say No To Tax Breaks For CMEHear ye, hear ye, the Illinois General Assembly is back at work for the people of Illinois and it's not doing very well.
Quinn Hopes For Tax Breaks For Financial Exchanges, SearsThe Illinois General Assembly begins the second round of its fall veto session Tuesday, and Gov. Pat Quinn is hoping tax relief is among the things on the agenda.
'Occupy Chicago' Group Protests Tax Breaks For CME, CBOEAbout "Occupy Chicago" 100 protesters marched on the offices of Mayor Rahm Emanuel and legislative leaders downtown Tuesday.
Bill Would Cut Corporate Taxes For CME, CBOEThe Illinois General Assembly got an early start on a plan to try to keep Chicago's two financial exchange companies in the state Monday, just ahead of today's opening of the fall veto session.