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CME Group Appoints Andrea Pine as Director, Human Resources (HR) Business Partners

Wed Jun 11 2008

CHICAGO, June 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CME Group, the world's largest and most diverse derivatives exchange, today announced the appointment of Andrea Pine as Director, Human Resources (HR) Business Partners. Pine, 45, will be responsible for leading CME Group's new HR Business Partners team, which was created to deliver customized human resources programs to each of CME Group's operating divisions. She will report to Hilda Harris Piell, Managing Director and Chief Human Resources Officer.

Prior to joining CME Group, Pine gained more than 18 years of experience in the HR sector, most recently serving as Director, Human Resources at the Chicago Tribune Company. In this role, she was accountable for a staff of HR professionals aligned to provide strategic direction for all HR functions within the company's core business units. She also held several key HR roles for Arthur Andersen, LLP.

Pine earned both a bachelor's degree in communications and a master's degree in business and industrial counseling management from Wright State University.

CME Group (http://www.cmegroup.com/) is the world's largest and most diverse derivatives exchange. Formed by the 2007 merger of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) and the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT), CME Group serves the risk management needs of customers around the globe. As an international marketplace, CME Group brings buyers and sellers together on the CME Globex electronic trading platform and on its trading floors. CME Group offers the widest range of benchmark products available across all major asset classes, including futures and options based on interest rates, equity indexes, foreign exchange, agricultural commodities, and alternative investment products such as weather and real estate. CME Group is traded on the New York Stock Exchange and NASDAQ under the symbol "CME."

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