Remarks of Craig Donohue, OCC Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer – IOMA Opening Session
April 12, 2018
The Man Who Molded Chicago's Merc;
Leo Melamed, chairman emeritus of CME Group,
helped make his company the world's largest manager of financial exchanges.
By Jacob Bunge, March 02, 2018
Keynote address by the CFTC Chairman, Christopher Giancarlo
at the FIA Annual Conference -
Boca Raton, Florida - March 14, 2018
(We are providing a link to the CFTC website carrying these remarks.) http://www.cftc.gov/PressRoom/SpeechesTestimony/opagiancarlo40
CME Group legend Leo Melamed, who modernized Chicago trading, is retiring:
'Risk was really a part of my being'
By Robert Reed, February 16, 2018
Area Residents Remember Elie Wiesel Glencoe News - July 8, 2016
Interview of Leo Melamed by Soundcloud, The Sun Also Rises - Sugihara’s Stand – June 9, 2016
Leo Melamed among the recipients of the 2016 Order of Lincoln Award, February 12, 2016
A Futures Trader’s Debt to the Past, Crain’s Chicago Business, April 17, 2015
The Day the Shouting Stopped, Opinion by Leo Melamed. Wall Street Journal, February 11, 2015
Interview with the Business Times of Singapore on the 30th Anniversary of the SIMEX, February 10, 2015
Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, Leo Melamed: The market maker, September 9, 2014
A Historical Flash Back in the special 500th issue of Futures Magazine, July/August 2014.
CME Group Chairman Emeritus Leo Melamed Helps Honor the Humanitarian Acts of Chiune Sugihara in Japan, PRNewswire/ -- CME Group 6/30/2014
Financial Futures Pioneer Honors Japanese Consul Who Saved 6,000 Jews, The New York Times – Blog – DealBook 6/30/2014
Leo Melamed retraces path of escape from Nazis to Japanese port, The Jewish Daily Forward 6/27/2014
Man saved from Nazis by “Japan’s Schindler” returns on journey of homage, Reuters News 6/30/2014
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan Report, 07/01/2014
American Chamber of Commerce in Japan - Unsung Hero
Financial futures founder applauds China's bond futures launch, Xinhua, english.news.cn
Leo Melamed and Dick Grasso speak at the Global Exchange & Brokerage Conference in New York City.
Article by Jacob Bunge, Wall Street Journal 6/7/2013.
“Futures Markets Focuses on the 40th Anniversary of the IMM”
An interview with Leo Melamed by Futures Magazine
Now You Can Trade Black Sea Wheat -
An interview with Leo Melamed by Bloomberg News – May 24, 2012
FIA Interview: Leo Melamed and CME
Have a Long Standing Partnership
with Japan - as published in FIA Japan Newsletter - March, 2012
High Frequency Cheetahs
by Leo Melamed - January 4, 2012
Milton Friedman’s 1971 Feasibility Study “The Need for Futures Markets in Currencies,” with an introduction by Leo Melamed. Published by The Cato Journal.
Report on the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum event in Chicago as reported in the The Jewish Daily Forward - November 30, 2011.
Mr. Melamed's response relating to the direction of globalization and the free market ideal as published by the International Economy magazine symposium - Summer 2011.
Radio interview : The Free Market: A Talk with Commodities Expert Leo Melamed which appears on the Arutz Sheva Website - August 9, 2011.
Office flair - Leo Melamed: Chairman emeritus of the CME Group and "Founder of financial futures" describes his office décor; wants visitors to feel comfortable. By Kristin Samuelson - Chicago Tribune -
July 4, 2011.
Wall Street's Legendary Innovators - The current state of high-speed trading, derivatives and dark pools owes its history to a long line of innovators. By Ivy Schmerken -
Advanced Trading - June 1, 2011
2010 issue of Chicago Magazine.
Leo Melamed is in
fourth place among a list of "40 Visionaries" during
the past 40 years.
Behind the Scenes Exclusive" -
Book Review of "For Crying
Out Loud" in the SFO Magazine
(Stock, Futures and Options
Magazine) February 2010 issue.
Drives Markets and the Maker of Financial Futures" -
Recent review of "For Crying Out Loud" which
appeared in The Heartland Institute.
Screams to Screens"
Book Review of "For
Crying Out Loud"
appeared in the Wall Street Journal (11/17/2009)
Research: Inventing Financial Futures
By Kenneth Silber - Researchmag.com. (11/01/2009)