• Position Limits, Accountability Levels and Large Trader Reporting Requirements in Connection with the Initial Listing of Four (4) Financially Settled Black Sea Grain (Platts) Futures Contracts

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      • MSN12-13-17B
      • Notice Date
      • 13 December 2017
      • Effective Date
      • 18 December 2017
    • In connection with the listing of the Board of Trade of the City of Chicago, Inc.’s (“CBOT” or “Exchange”) four (4) financially settled Black Sea grain (Platts) futures contracts on trade date Monday, December 18, 2017 (see SER-8023R dated November 16, 2017), please note below and in Appendix B of CBOT Submission No. 17-424, and in Appendix B of CBOT Submission No. 17-433 the corresponding spot month position limits (Rule 559), aggregation allocations (Rule 559.D.), single month and all month accountability levels (Rule 560) and reportable levels (Rule 561) for the new contracts. The contracts shall have diminishing balances. The spot month limit shall go into effect on the first trading day of the expiring contract month. 

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