We Asked Traders

Futures Magazine polled trading industry experts for insights on future FOMC interest rate cuts.
So, we asked traders, will there be listed bitcoin futures in 2017? Will it trade? Will one exchange win the liquidity battle for bitcoin futures or will it trade on multiple exchanges?
Before he was fired, former FBI Director James Comey has sought more resources for Russia probe. In a farewell letter to staff, Comey said the President had the full authority to fire him and would not dwell on the decision. Democrats called for an independent probe of the Russia issue.
OPEC has shown unusual discipline in sticking to production cuts in the first half of 2017. We asked traders, will OPEC extend cuts beyond June in the face of increases in U.S. shale production and what would that mean for price.
We asked our contributors, " Where has your insight paid off in the markets over the last 18 months?"
Not too long ago, earlier this month, everyone was expecting the Dow to hit 20,000 soon after, but not only has it not happened, but it has even retreated a bit.
We asked traders, Does the strong job data for June mean the bad May numbers was an anomaly so the Fed can tighten as soon as July? Or is the Fed on hold indefinitely?
After the Brexit bash, global markets are trying to steady themselves as the historic shockwaves of the Brexit vote will continue to cause unease in global markets. We asked traders for their input on what a Brexit really means and what's next.
The United States is producing more crude oil today than it has in over a decade. Exports on coal, natural gas and gasoline are legal. So why, given these factors, is the ban on crude exports still in place? Should the United States lift its ban on crude oil exports?
Entrepreneur James Altucher shares the lessons he learned from his chaotic life as a day trader.