CHICAGO, March 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 8, Phupinder Gill, CEO of CME Group, will discuss "Future of the Futures Industry: Risk Management for the Next 150 Years."
From its humble beginnings trading goods and services on the Chicago River in 1848, CME Group has become vital in meeting global risk management needs, contributing significantly to growth and commerce – and a big part of why Chicago remains a preeminent center for risk management around the world.
As the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, each year CME Group handles an average of 3 billion contracts, helping clients hedge approximately $1 quadrillion of exposure. The company offers the widest range of global benchmark products across all major asset classes, including futures and options based on interest rates, equity indexes, foreign exchange, energy, agricultural commodities, and metals. For the global economy, this unparalleled access to more than 200 countries translates into opportunity.
Hear how the company's CME Ventures arm is investing in the future of financial technology and gain strategy insights from the CEO of this leading company.
The discussion will be moderated by John Lothian, Publisher, John J. Lothian & Company, Inc.
- Chicago CEO Breakfast with Phupinder Gill: Tuesday, March 8, 2016
The Mid-America Club, 200 E. Randolph St., Chicago, IL 60601
Registration and Networking: 7:15 a.m.; Program: 8:00-9:15 a.m.
Diversity Leadership Platinum Series Sponsor: Deloitte LLP
Chicago CEO Breakfast Series Gold Sponsor: JLL
Chicago CEO Breakfast Series Media Sponsor: Modern Counsel
About The Executives' Club of Chicago:
The Executives' Club of Chicago is the city's premier membership and networking organization focused on senior executives networking, development and innovation. The Club serves as a platform for executives to build relationships, share ideas, develop new business opportunities and participate in world-class programming. The Club helps executives with their personal and professional development and prepares the next generation of business leaders for success. For more information, visit www.ExecutivesClub.org.
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