News Release

CME Announces Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Trading Hours

Tue Jan 09 2007

CHICAGO, Jan. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CME (NYSE: CME)(NASDAQ: CME) has announced the following trading schedule in conjunction with the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday (all times are Central time):

  Friday, January 12      Commodity futures, foreign exchange (FX), interest
                          rate, housing options, GSCI® and weather option
                          products traded on Exchange trading floors close
                          at 12:00 noon (commodity options close at 12:02
                          p.m.).  Equity index products traded on the
                          trading floor close at their regularly scheduled
                          time of 3:15 p.m.

                          Equity index, interest rate and FX products traded
                          on CME Globex® during regular trading hours will
                          close at 3:15 p.m.  Commodities, weather, GSCI,
                          GSCI Excess Return, fertilizer and ethanol traded
                          on CME Globex will close at 12:00 noon.

                          Additional products closing at their regular times
                          on CME Globex are CPI (2:00 p.m.), Eurozone HICP
                          (10:00 a.m.), TRAKRS® (3:00 p.m.), ETFs (3:15
                          p.m.), housing (2:00 p.m.) and NYMEX/COMEX
                          contracts (4:15 p.m.).

  Sunday, January 14      CME Globex regular open excluding commodities,
                          weather, GSCI, GSCI Excess Return, ethanol, TRAKRS
                          and ETFs for a trade date of Tuesday, January 16.
                          Regular open for NYMEX/COMEX products traded on
                          CME Globex for a trade date of Tuesday, January
                          16.  CME Globex-traded commodities, weather, GSCI,
                          GSCI Excess Return, ethanol, TRAKRS and ETFs do
                          not open for trading.

  Monday, January 15      Exchange trading floors closed in observance of
                          Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day.  CME Globex
                          trading continues uninterrupted, except for equity
                          index products, which observe a 10:30 a.m. to 5:00
                          p.m. trading break, and interest rate, FX, CPI and
                          housing products, which observe a 12:00 noon to
                          5:00 p.m. trading break.  NYMEX/COMEX products
                          will observe a 4:15 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. trading
                          break.

  Tuesday,
  January 16              Regular trading sessions for CME Globex and
                          Exchange trading floors.

For more details, CME Regular Trading Hours (RTH) and CME Globex holiday schedules can be viewed at http://www.cme.com/trading/res/cch/holiday_calendar3513.html .

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SOURCE: CME

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