Quantcast
Last updated on April 23, 2014 at 1:22 EDT

Latest Derivatives Stories

2012-08-02 10:28:52

TEL AVIV, Israel, August 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Elbit Imaging Ltd. (NASDAQ: EMITF) ("EI" or the "Company") today announced that Elbit Imaging Financing Services, Limited Partnership ("Elbit Financing"), a partnership owned and controlled by the Company, had entered into a NIS 75 million bond structured transaction with a leading global financial institution (the "Transaction" and the "Counterparty" respectively), pursuant to which, Elbit Financing has purchased a NIS...

2012-08-02 10:22:24

OKLAHOMA CITY, Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE: SD) today announced financial and operational results for the quarter and six months ended June 30, 2012. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120416/DA88110LOGO) Key Financial Results Second Quarter Adjusted EBITDA of $269 million for second quarter 2012 compared to $157 million in second quarter 2011. Operating cash flow of $222 million for second quarter 2012 compared to $136 million in...

2012-08-02 10:21:52

HOUSTON, Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Harvest Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: HNR) will release its 2012 second quarter operational and financial results before the market opens on Thursday, August 9, 2012. Harvest will hold a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Central Daylight Time on Thursday, August 9, 2012, during which management will discuss Harvest's 2012 second quarter results. The conference leader will be James A. Edmiston, President and Chief Executive Officer. To access the...

2012-08-02 02:33:07

LONDON, August 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday evening, the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) announced that they would not be introducing any new QE measures this month to help boost the flailing US economy, while leaving interest rates unchanged at historic lows. Following the announcement, we look at what effect this has had on the markets and how you can take a position with a spread betting account [http://www.cityindex.co.uk/spread-betting ] from City...

2012-08-02 02:32:30

CHICAGO, Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced that July 2012 volume averaged 10.4 million contracts per day, down 18 percent from July 2011. Total volume for July was more than 218 million contracts, of which 85 percent was traded electronically. In July 2012, CME Group interest rate volume averaged 3.9 million contracts per day, down 37 percent from July 2011. Treasury futures volume averaged 1.7 million...

2012-08-02 02:25:55

ATLANTA, Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- IntercontinentalExchange (NYSE: ICE), a leading operator of regulated global futures exchanges, clearing houses and over-the-counter (OTC) markets, reported volume for July 2012. Average daily volume (ADV) for ICE's futures markets was 1,529,426 contracts, an increase of 17% from July 2011. Year-to-date through July 31, ADV across ICE's futures exchanges was 1,582,564 contracts, an increase of 6% compared to the first seven months of 2011. Total futures...

2012-08-02 02:23:32

HOUSTON, Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Plains Exploration & Production Company (NYSE:PXP) ("PXP" or the "Company") announces 2012 second-quarter financial and operating results. SECOND-QUARTER HIGHLIGHTS Total revenues were $566.7 million, a 10% increase compared to second-quarter 2011. Oil/liquids revenues were $519.5 million, a 30% increase compared to second-quarter 2011. Average crude oil realized price per barrel before derivative transactions was $99.29, a 5% increase compared...

2012-08-01 06:21:42

ATLANTA, Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- IntercontinentalExchange (NYSE: ICE), a leading operator of global regulated futures exchanges, clearing houses and over-the-counter (OTC) markets, today announced the introduction of 29 new cleared OTC contracts. The new contracts include oil and refined petroleum product swaps, North American power swaps and natural gas liquids (NGLs) swaps. ICE is also introducing its first uranium swap, the previously announced Japan/Korea Marker (JKM) liquefied...

2012-08-01 02:31:30

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE: LVLT) today announced that Level 3 Financing, Inc., its wholly owned subsidiary ("Level 3 Financing"), is currently seeking to refinance its existing $1.4 billion senior secured Tranche A Term Loan under its existing senior secured credit facility with new senior secured tranches. In connection with that refinancing, Level 3 Financing is also seeking consents to amend the existing senior secured credit...

2012-08-01 02:29:19

CHICAGO, Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group Executive Chairman and President Terry Duffy will appear before the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry today, Wednesday, August 1, to discuss "Examining the Futures Markets: Responding to the Failures of MF Global and Peregrine Financial Group." "We are committed to restoring confidence in the markets that so many rely on for their risk management needs," said Duffy. "We continue to work with Congress, CFTC, NFA,...