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May 07, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

CME Group launches Micro E-mini futures for trading

Derivatives marketplace CME Group (NASDAQ:CME) announced that more than 310,000 Micro E-mini futures contracts traded yesterday across all four indices - the S&P 500, Nasdaq-100, Russell 2000 and Dow Jones Industrial Average indexes. Total cumulative volume makes Micro E-minis the most successful new product launch in CME Group's history. We are pleased to see strong…

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Crypto security conference in Amsterdam draws family of Bitcoiners
March 12, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

CME Group receives green light to operate in Amsterdam

CME Group (NASDAQ:CME)'s new legal entity CME Amsterdam B.V. will be fully operational from 18 March 2019, since the approval from the Dutch Minister of Finance is already a fact. The newly formed Amsterdam establishment will ensure that CME Group's BrokerTec and EBS venues and CME Regulatory Reporting services (formerly NEX Regulatory Reporting) can continue to service…

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January 15, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

CME Group's Asia Pacific ADV up 45% from Q4 2017

Derivatives marketplace CME Group (NASDAQ:CME) has announced that it achieved Asia Pacific average daily volume (ADV) of 921,000 contracts in Q4 2018, up 45% from the corresponding period in 2017: Equity products up 201%, Interest Rates up 42%, and Energy products up 35%. For the full year 2018, Asia Pacific ADV stood at 862,000 contracts,…

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CME Group record
January 03, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

CME Group with multiple records in 2018 volumes report

Derivatives marketplace CME Group (NASDAQ:CME) has just released its volumes report for 2018. The average daily volume (ADV) reached a record 19.2 million contracts, up 18% YoY. Highlights include: Record Interest Rate ADV, up 22 percent to 9.95 million contracts Record Metals ADV, up 12 percent to 638,000 contracts Record FX ADV, up 9 percent…

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CME Group record
November 16, 2018 BY Valentina Kirilova

CME Group energy futures and options volume reaches record 5.1 million contracts

Derivatives marketplace CME Group (NASDAQ:CME) has announced its suite of energy futures and options reached a daily trading volume record of 5,103,881 contracts on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, surpassing the previous record of 5,067,833 contracts set on Dec. 1, 2016. Customers are increasingly accessing the deep liquidity across our energy markets to manage price risk during this…

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CME Group completes acquisition of NEX Group
October 31, 2018 BY Valentina Kirilova

CME Group receives CMA clearance for proposed NEX acquisition

Derivatives marketplace CME Group (NASDAQ:CME) and NEX Group (LON:NXG) have announced they have received clearance from the UK Competition and Markets Authority for CME Group's proposed acquisition of NEX. Completion of the transaction remains subject to sanction by the UK Court. The parties have scheduled the court hearing for November 1, 2018 and expect the closing to…

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