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Here come CME bitcoin futures: What you need to know, By WILLIAM WATTS

(MarketWatch)-After a week of slow but steady trading on Cboe Global Markets, a new player is set to enter the bitcoin futures market on Monday. CME Group Inc. CME, +0.43% the world’s largest futures exchange, is set to introduce its bitcoin contract, trading under the symbol “BTC.” Cboe January bitcoin futures XBTF8, +7.68%  settled at $18,105 …

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Americas roundup: Dollar index firmer as tax hopes boosts greenback, Gold heads to first weekly gain in 4 weeks, Oil holds below 2-year highs with focus on U.S. output-december 16th 2017

Americas roundup: Dollar index firmer as tax hopes boosts greenback, Gold heads to first weekly gain in 4 weeks, Oil holds below 2-year highs with focus on U.S. output-december 16th 2017 Market Roundup   • US Nov Industrial Production MM, 0.2%, 0.3% forecast, 0.9% previous 1.2% revised. • US Nov …

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Americas roundup: Dollar gives up gains on doubts about passage of tax bill, Wall St. ends down, U.S. treasury yield gap shrinks, Oil prices up slightly on pipeline outage support-december 15th 2017

Americas roundup: Dollar gives up gains on doubts about passage of tax bill, Wall St. ends down, U.S. treasury yield gap shrinks, Oil prices up slightly on pipeline outage support-december 15th 2017 Market Roundup • US w/e Initial Jobless Claims, 225k, 239k forecast, 236k previous. • US w/e Jobless Claims …

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Americas roundup: Dollar weakens as FED leaves rate outlook unchanged, U.S. treasury yields fall, Oil slips as U.S. gasoline stock build overshadows Crude draw-december 14th 2017

Americas roundup: Dollar weakens as FED leaves rate outlook unchanged, U.S. treasury yields fall, Oil slips as U.S. gasoline stock build overshadows Crude draw-december 14th 2017 Market Roundup • Fed raises interest rates, keeps 2018 policy outlook unchanged. • Fed’s Yellen says if there were a negative shock to the …

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The Fed hikes rates, America gains allies targeting China trade practices, and the global cost of Beijing’s drive to curb smog. Here are some of the things people in markets are talking about.

The Fed hikes rates, America gains allies targeting China trade practices, and the global cost of Beijing’s drive to curb smog. Here are some of the things people in markets are talking about. The Fed Speaks (Bloomberg)-As expected, the Fed raised interest rates as well as their economic growth forecast for the new year. They stuck …

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