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2014-03-18 08:24:38

New product will provide global aluminum industry participants with a new North American benchmark for managing price risk NEW YORK and LONDON, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, announced today it will launch North American physically delivered Aluminum futures contracts to begin trading on May 5, 2014, pending all regulatory approvals. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140123/AQ51408LOGO This new contract...

2014-03-04 08:24:39

- Eurodollar futures average daily volume increased 21 percent and Eurodollar options increased 92 percent CHICAGO, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced that February 2014 volume averaged 14.0 million contracts per day, up 2 percent compared with February 2013 - and up 8 percent from January 2014. Total volume for February 2014 was more than 266 million contracts, of which 86 percent was traded...

2014-02-04 12:21:15

-- Options traded electronically hit single day volume record of 75,778 Contracts NEW YORK, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, announced today average daily volume for its natural gas futures and options complex increased by 30 percent last month compared to January 2013. This provided strong support for the launch of natural gas basis markets on CME Direct, CME Group's electronic trading platform for listed and OTC...

2013-12-03 08:23:15

DUBAI, UAE, December 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- DME (Dubai Mercantile Exchange) today announced record average daily trading volumes ("ADV") of 7,450 lots in November 2013, equivalent to almost 7.5 million barrels of crude oil per day. November's total is 80% higher than November last year and is a 16% increase on last month. DME's previous record performance was 7,381 ADV, which was set in July 2013. Yearly ADVs have grown steadily since the DME was launched, leaping from...

2013-09-30 04:20:33

DUBAI, September 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- DME (Dubai Mercantile Exchange) was named Energy Risk's 'Exchange of the Year' at the magazine's prestigious 2013 Asia awards. Hosted at the Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel in Singapore, the award recognizes the significant achievements of the DME over the past year. Since appointing a new leadership team in mid-2012, the DME has experienced a rapid growth in trading volumes, an increase in its membership base and an upsurge in...

2013-08-13 12:22:02

CHICAGO, Aug. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced it reached a trading volume record for its NYMEX Brent (BZ) crude oil futures contract yesterday, August 12, 2013. Trading volume for NYMEX Brent reached 104,839, compared to August 8, the last record day, when volume reached 90,390 contracts. This is the first time NYMEX Brent has surpassed 100,000 contracts. Additionally, average daily volume (ADV) for...

2013-06-11 16:23:14

NEW YORK, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, announced it reached a record in open interest for its global benchmark NYMEX Light Sweet Crude Oil (WTI) Futures contracts yesterday, June 10, 2013. Open interest for NYMEX WTI reached 1,811,242 contracts, compared to 1,799,167 on June 7, 2013, the last record for this contract. CME Group's global energy complex includes the world's leading benchmarks - NYMEX WTI, Henry Hub...

2013-05-17 12:21:17

NEW YORK, May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced the first Ethanol Renewable Identification Number (RINs) futures contract was cleared yesterday over CME ClearPort. This trade was brokered by StarFuels Inc. "As the most actively traded market for North American gasoline, ultra-low-sulfur diesel and ethanol futures contracts, our new RINs products make a good complement to our existing suite of services," said...

2013-04-25 16:22:43

NEW YORK, April 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced the launch of nine new futures contracts for Renewable Identification Numbers (RINs). These contracts will be listed with, and subject to, the rules and regulations of NYMEX. "With the recent increase in volatility in RINs prices, we've seen strong interest from our customers and other market participants for cost-effective ways to manage their risk in this...

2013-04-18 08:24:58

NEW YORK, April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced the launch of a new physically delivered Silver (1,000 oz.) futures contract, scheduled to begin trading in June 2013. This contract will be listed with, and subject to, the rules and regulations of COMEX. "We're introducing our new 1,000-oz. silver futures contract in response to demand from our customers, who are increasingly looking for cost-effective ways to...