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Options and futures exchange giant $CME reported a higher quarterly profit as higher volume and transaction fees drove revenue. For 2Q16, $CME posted earnings of $320.1MM, or $0.95 per share, compared to $265.0MM, or $0.78 per share a year ago. Revenue rose more than 10% to $906MM.
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The U.S. Treasury will be receiving $10 billion as dividends from the combined government-backed mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. This is a sign that a recovered housing market is allowing the once-ailing firms to subsidize federal government spending.