The CME futures exchange considers brokerage, taking a cue from crypto rival FTX

CME Group Inc. has criticized the plan of the cryptocurrency exchange FTX eliminate intermediaries in futures markets. Now, the Chicago trading giant is taking a step in the same direction. In August, CME ECM, -0.86% filed documents to register a futures commission trader, or FCM, in essence, an intermediary that would allow investors to buy … Read more

Netflix reduces payments for comic specials in some new offerings

Netflix Inc. NFLX 0.08% has become an important platform for comedians, funding a series of specials and offering them to its audience of over 220 million subscribers. Now, the streaming giant is changing the way it offsets some of the comics it features, a move that could cut costs and pass some financial burden to … Read more

Buy Netflix stock now for these reasons, says the analyst

Shares of Netflix Inc. rose Monday, to counter the selloff in the broader stock market, after Oppenheimer’s new analyst covering the streaming video giant explained why it’s time for investors to get back into the game. The NFLX title, + 2.02% was up 2.3% in pre-market trading, while ES00 futures, -0.70% for the S&P 500 … Read more

Netflix investor sentiment is growing ahead of the ad-supported new level, says the analyst

Shares of Netflix Inc. have underperformed the overall stock market by a large margin this year, but the upcoming launch of its new advertising tier is starting to grab the attention of investors. The streaming giant shares NFLX, + 2.75%, which fell 0.5% in Wednesday morning trading, have risen 7.7% since Netflix reported Q2 results … Read more

Netflix estimates the ad-supported tier will reach 40 million viewers by the end of 2023

Executives of Netflix and its advertising partner, Microsoft corporate MSFT 0.02% have been meeting with ad buyers over the past few weeks, looking to strike deals ahead of the planned launch later this year. Netflix’s number of subscribers declined for the first time in nearly a decade, posting its worst one-day percentage drop since 2004. … Read more