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2014-10-21 00:20:43

SINGAPORE, October 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Asian spot prices fell in the first half of October as the region struggled to absorb abundant supply of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the Pacific basin amid weak demand fundamentals. Falling crude oil prices also weighed on the near curve, as buyers anticipated lower contractual rates later in the winter. The ICIS November '14 East Asia Index (EAX) was assessed at $13.950/MMBtu on 15 October, having shed $0.775/MMBtu from...

2014-10-20 08:38:24

New service allows exchange operators to immediately create a robust, scalable bitcoin exchange, serving cash, futures, and prediction markets. BOULDER, Colo. and NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Mimetic Markets, Inc. (https://m2.io/) announced the launch of its turnkey bitcoin exchange service, marking the beginning of a proliferation of bitcoin exchanges worldwide. Previously if a firm wished to create a bitcoin exchange, it would have to develop software...

2014-10-20 04:22:26

NEW YORK CITY, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - OANDA, a global provider of innovative forex trading services, reports that it has closed the books on September with a record-breaking month in both trading volume and new client accounts since it launched the award-winning fxTrade platform in 2001. Further, October is poised to give September a run for its money: the first day of the month saw a record-breaking single day of trading volume, only to be broken on October 2(nd) and again on...

2014-10-19 23:01:37

Because competition is mostly price based, suppliers are motivated to lower prices to win over customers; this factor has kept prices fairly stable in the three years to 2014 despite rising input costs. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the procurement of Computer Keyboards in its growing collection of procurement category market research reports. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB)...

2014-10-17 16:25:46

Last Surviving Founding CME Member Recognized with Award Ceremony CHICAGO, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicago-based R.J. O'Brien & Associates (RJO), the oldest and largest independent futures brokerage and clearing firm in the United States, turned 100 years old today. Celebrating the milestone at CME Group this morning, RJO was recognized as the exchange's last surviving founding member firm with an award ceremony overlooking the agricultural trading floor....

2014-10-17 12:27:06

NAFB Foundation Celebrates Presentation of 100th Scholarship CHICAGO and PLATTE CITY, Mo., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group and the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB) Foundation today announced the first-ever recipient of the Orion Samuelson Scholarship. Elizabeth (Liz) Koehler, a senior at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, has been selected as the recipient of this $5,000 NAFB Foundation scholarship sponsored by CME Group, and named in honor of...

2014-10-17 04:21:02

Despite month-over-month gains, uptrend appeared short-lived as inventories build up SINGAPORE, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices of spot liquefied natural gas (LNG) for November delivery to Asia increased 12.4% month over month to average $14.426 per million British thermal units (/MMBtu), according to the latest Platts Japan/Korea Marker (Platts JKM(TM)) for month-ahead delivery. The marker moved up for the second month in a row, as buyers were drawn back into the market to...

2014-10-16 23:09:45

PanXchange, Inc. concluded a successful pilot launch for the online negotiation and matching of physical maize and wheat in East Africa. The pilot fine tuned the customization of the Kenyan domestic grain market and illustrated the system’s benefits for the regions’ major physical market participants. Denver, CO (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 Julie Lerner, PanXchange’s Founder and CEO stated, “The program exceeded our expectations. Within the first three weeks we had numerous farmers,...

2014-10-16 23:03:46

New feature to be showcased at upcoming AFP Annual Conference San Jose, California (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 Hedge Trackers LLC, a premier advisor to, and technology provider for, corporations using hedges and hedge accounting to protect margin, has announced the launch of Reconcile-to-Zero™ (RTZ). RTZ is a first to market feature for Capella Foreign Currency hedge accounting software, which will be debuted by Hedge Trackers at the 2014 AFP Annual Conference in Washington, D.C., Nov....

2014-10-15 12:28:29

CHICAGO, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Risk Ranch, the educational children's app developed by CME Group has been awarded the Best Children's App Award by BestMobileAppAwards.com. Since its release earlier this summer, the app has been downloaded by kids and families in 85 countries around the world. Risk Ranch is an exciting agriculture-based learning application for children of all ages. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140123/AQ51408LOGO A must-download this fall,...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
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