Tag: CME Group Inc

April 03, 2018 BY Valentina Kirilova

CME Group with highest ever quarterly ADV in 1Q 2018, up 30% YoY

Derivatives marketplace CME Group Inc (NASDAQ:CME) has announced it has reached an all-time high quarterly average daily volume (ADV) of 22.2 million contracts during first-quarter 2018, up 30% from first-quarter 2017. Highlights include: Record quarterly average daily volume (ADV) in five of six asset classes Record quarterly ADV across Options Record Eurodollar futures ADV of…

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December 01, 2017 BY Mariela Naydenova

Bitcoin Futures by the end of 2017

CME Group is now in the process of launching the first bitcoin futures and the event is scheduled to take place by December 18, 2017. This will eventually put an end to doubts whether the derivatives "giant" will trust that the new bitcoin-related product will be successful or not. What is more, CME reported that…

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December 01, 2017 BY Valentina Kirilova

CME Group self-certifies Bitcoin Futures to launch December 18

New contract to provide regulated trading venue for cryptocurrency futures market Derivatives marketplace operator CME Group Inc (NASDAQ:CME) just announced that it has self-certified the initial listing of its Bitcoin futures contract to launch Monday, December 18, 2017. We are pleased to bring Bitcoin futures to market after working closely with the CFTC and market…

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May 02, 2017 BY Valentina Kirilova

CME Group reports FX volumes down 19% MoM in April

Derivatives marketplace operator CME Group Inc (NASDAQ:CME) today announced that April 2017 average daily volume (ADV) reached 16.3 million contracts, up 18% from April 2016. Highlights for April 2017 include: FX volume was 788,000 contracts in April - down 19% from March 2017 (or 978,000 contracts), options volume averaged 4 million contracts per day, up 52% versus April…

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April 27, 2017 BY Valentina Kirilova

CME Group posts strong Q1 results on record trading volumes

Average daily volume reached a record 17.1 million contracts, including records in Interest Rates, Metals, Interest Rate Options and Equity Options Derivatives marketplace operator CME Group Inc (NASDAQ:CME) today reported revenue of $929 million and operating income of $601 million for the first quarter of 2017. Net income was $400 million and diluted earnings per…

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March 15, 2017 BY Valentina Kirilova

CME Group to serve as administrator for MAC swaps contract

Derivatives marketplace operator CME Group Inc (NASDAQ:CME) announced that it will serve as the administrator for SIFMA Asset Management Group's (AMG) Market Agreed Coupon (MAC) swap contract, which was previously administered by SIFMA. MAC swaps are interest rate swap (IRS) contracts with pre-defined, market-agreed terms developed by SIFMA AMG and ISDA in 2013. CME Group…

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