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IntercontinentalExchange 4Q net income up 18 pct

IntercontinentalExchange Inc., a futures and over-the-counter exchange operator, said Wednesday net income rose nearly 18 percent as revenue increased on strong futures trading volume. Full story

ICE says January trading volume rises 30 percent

IntercontinentalExchange Inc. on Wednesday reported a 30 percent year-over-year increase in average daily volume of futures trading in January. Full story

Factbox: CFTC drafts commodity position limits rules

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission on Thursday unveiled its eighth set in a series of rules as it works to take oversight of the $600 trillion over-the-counter derivatives market. Full story

Pump prices headed higher in time for holidays

Retail gasoline prices are poised to test highs for the year just as the holiday season pushes into high gear. Full story

Analysts' View: SEC/CFTC issue flash crash report

Market regulators say a massive sale of futures contracts by Waddell & Reed exacerbated the market's plunge on May 6, in what has become known as the "flash crash." Full story

Coming to an Exchange Near You

   The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has approved the first-ever contracts for box-office futures trading, with Robert Swagger, Trend Exchange CEO and CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

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  Waddel & Reed

They mystery of futures contracts during last week's market plunge may have been identified, with CNBC's Mary Thompson.

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