Ausecure at the CMEGroup on the floor of the Chicago Board of Trade. Take a peek at the calm and the flurry. Electronic markets are a big part of how we do things but there is something else to be said about the open-outcry..."from pit to paper?" - Ausecure.com — at CME Group.
The yellow badges represent full trading membership privileges at the Chicago Board of Trade. The bald, red-bearded traded in the maroon jacket with the honey-yellow lapels is my friend, Bryan Shaughnessy. He cries out "O bid!" at 1:05 in the clip. You also see him bidding on 100 bushels of Soybean futures at 2:13 in the clip. Good days. Good days. Bryan Shaughnessy cut his jib of pit trading in the Dow Jones futures pit at the Chicago Board if Trade. Bryan and I are still friends.