CME Group Reviews

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CME Group CEO Phupinder Gill
Phupinder Gill
56 Ratings
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    Interesting company company with great opportunities but also growing pains

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    Former Employee - Intern  in  Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Intern in Chicago, IL

    I worked at CME Group as an intern for less than a year

    Pros

    Very little hierarchy. Great people. Interesting and unique work. Appreciate all perspectives. At the intersection of many different aspects of the industry.

    Cons

    Lack of HR process and procedures. Somewhat out of touch with the rest of the financial industry. Leadership structure that is at times hard to understand and work with.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Emulate other financial institutions when it comes to recruitment and leadership structure.

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CME Group Interviews

Updated Sep 4, 2014
Updated Sep 4, 2014

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    Trading & Business Systems Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Chicago, WI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chicago, WI
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3+ weeks - interviewed at CME Group in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    I had 1 Phone Interview, and we talked for around 30 minutes. They asked basic questions about my leadership skills and a few technical questions. It was a very easy going interview, and we were able to just talk about my experiences.

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Website www.cmegroup.com
Headquarters Chicago, IL
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 2001
Type Company - Public (CME)
Industry Finance
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

CME Group doesn't predict futures, but it does sell them. The company owns the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (or CME, launched in 1898 as The Chicago Butter and Egg Board), the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT), the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX), and the Commodity Exchange (COMEX). The exchanges provide marketplaces for agricultural commodities, as well as for interest rate, equity, government paper, and foreign exchange futures. Products are traded on CME's Globex electronic trading system, on its floors via an open outcry system using elaborate hand signals, and through... More

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