Tag Archives: Economy of London

06Jan/22

The Royal Mint unveils coin collection for Her Majesty’s Platinum Jubilee

The Royal Mint has unveiled a unique commemorative portrait of Her Majesty the Queen for the launch of the Platinum Jubilee coin collection, and the first collectable UK 50p to celebrate a royal event. Continue reading

31Oct/16

Thirty years since Big Bang transformed financial markets

Thursday marks thirty years since the Big Bang, when technology exploded onto the financial markets, transforming the industry.
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06Jul/15

All quiet on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME)

(Reuters Business Report) – They traded everything, from corn and soybeans to crude oil futures, shouting orders and making trades. But for Chicago futures traders, as of Tuesday morning, the floor of the CME will be quiet. Open outcry ended at the closing bell on Monday, capping a 167 year run in the city where it was born.
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