CME Group

Chicago Mercantile Exchange

CME Group May Strike Deal To Stay In Chicago

The CME Group confirmed to CBS 2 Monday that a deal in the next few weeks may keep the trading firm in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–09/12/2011


Libertyville Man Arrested For Theft Of Trade Secrets From CME Group

A northwest suburban man who was employed as a senior software engineer with the Chicago-based CME Group, was arrested Friday after being charged with theft of trade secrets.


CME Florida

Florida Governor Trying To Lure CME Group

In the wake of a threat by the CME Group to leave Chicago, Florida Gov. Rick Scott is now trying to lure the parent company of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and Board of Trade to his state.

CBS Chicago–06/22/2011

Chicago Mercantile Exchange

Group Mocks CME’s Financial ‘Struggle’ With Bake Sale

A group held a bake sale this morning, mocking the “struggling” Chicago Mercantile Exchange and its threats to leave the state because it’s losing money due to a tax hike.

CBS Chicago–06/13/2011

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.)

Durbin: State Had No Choice But To Raise Taxes

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) says he is concerned that many large companies have threatened to leave his home state due to higher taxes, but he says Illinois lawmakers had to take action to pay the state’s vendors.

CBS Chicago–06/13/2011