Key Takeaways With Craig

By Craig Bewick
AUG 07 2020

Today’s Department of Labor employment report showed that the US economy generated more jobs than the consensus estimates had predicted but US Equity prices ended mixed after Congressional negotiations over a coronavirus relief package failed to yield an agreement. 

The image below is a recap of this week’s price and volatility action in some of CME Groups major products.  As you can see, Gold and Silver remain active as both metals continue their tremendous price rallies and implied volatility in Silver options remains at historically high levels. 

As always, we wish all of our In FOCUS readers a nice summer weekend and we’ll see you on Monday. 

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Craig Bewick has spent 25 years in futures and options markets, starting at CBOT and CME working in risk management, regulatory, technology, product management and client development. 

After 8.5 years with WH Trading LLC, Craig returned to CME Group as the Director, Client Development and Sales, working to educate and promote futures trading. Craig currently writes for InFocus Options Corner.

Connect with Craig at activetrader@cmegroup.com

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