Protesters To CME Group: Give Your Tax Break BackAbout 1,500 protesters slowly marched from the Thompson Center to the Chicago Board of Trade on Wednesday, calling for the company that runs the financial exchange to give back millions in state tax breaks.
Activists Deliver 'Tax Bills' To Big Corporations On Tax DayAbout 200 people gathered at Federal Plaza on Tuesday to send a message on this Tax Day 2012.
Old-School Pit Traders Protest Latest Changes By CME Group The last vestige of the frenetic trading in the pits of Chicago's option exchanges could be in jeopardy under a new plan to use electronic trading to set closing prices.
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
State Lawmakers To Vote On Tax Breaks For CME Group, SearsThe CME Group and Sears could be closer to deciding whether they will stay in Illinois, after two key tax votes in Springfield Monday.
House Reaches Deal For Tax Breaks For Sears, CMEIllinois lawmakers will try again to pass a measure aimed at keeping two of the state’s largest companies from jumping ship.
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.
CME Group: Hurry Up With Tax Relief, Or We Might LeaveAs the Illinois General Assembly fall veto session winds down, the head of the company that owns Chicago's two big trading exchanges warns that time is running out to keep the firm from moving to another state.
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.
CME Group May Strike Deal To Stay In ChicagoThe CME Group confirmed to CBS 2 Monday that a deal in the next few weeks may keep the trading firm in Chicago.
Group Mocks CME's Financial 'Struggle' With Bake SaleA 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.