After a quiet start, the hurricane season is expected to pick up steam in the fall, likely disrupting oil production and exports in the US Gulf of Mexico.
Bluford “Blu” Putnam has served as Managing Director and Chief Economist of CME Group since May 2011. With more than 35 years of experience in the financial services industry and concentrations in central banking, investment research, and portfolio management, Blu serves as CME Group’s spokesperson on global economic conditions.
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