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Exchange to Delist Gasoline Swaps Contracts on NYMEX Clearport

Wed Aug 24 2005

NEW YORK, N.Y., August 24, 2005 —The New York Mercantile Exchange, Inc., today announced that it will delist four gasoline swap futures contracts from NYMEX ClearPort® for all contract months beyond December 2006.

The four contracts are New York Harbor gasoline calendar swap futures (MS); New York Harbor gasoline crack spread futures swap (UK); New York Harbor gasoline vs. heating oil spread swap futures (MR); and New York Harbor gasoline up-down swap futures (UU).

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