News Release

CBOT Announces Memorial Day Holiday Trading Schedule

Wed May 16 2007

For Immediate Release

Media Contact:
Nicole L. Rallings
(312) 341-3378
news@cbot.com

CBOT ANNOUNCES MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY TRADING SCHEDULE

CHICAGO, May 16, 2007 – The Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT®) has established the following trading schedule in connection with the Memorial Day holiday:

Friday, May 25

Financial contracts will close at 12:00 p.m. in the open auction market and close at 1:00 p.m. on the electronic trading platform.  Expiring June 2007 U.S. Treasury Note Futures Options will cease trading at 12:00 p.m.

All other contracts (Agricultural, Stock Index, Metals, Dow-AIG Index) will close at their normal times in the open auction and on e-cbot, as applicable.

Sunday, May 27

Overnight electronic trading will be closed.

Monday, May 28

Daytime open auction and electronic trading will be closed.  Electronic trading will reopen at normal evening times.

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