• Delisting of American-Style Option Contracts on Six (6) Major Foreign Exchange Futures Contracts

      • To
      • Members, Member Firms and Market Users
      • From
      • Research and Product Development
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      • SER-7934
      • Notice Date
      • 09 June 2017
      • Effective Date
      • 09 June 2017
    • Effective upon the close of trading today, Friday, June 9, 2017, Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. (“CME” or “Exchange”) will delist the American-style exercise foreign exchange (“FX”) option contracts detailed in the below table (the “Contracts”) for trading via open outcry on the CME trading floor and on the CME Globex electronic trading platform and for submission for clearing through CME ClearPort.  The delisting of the Contracts is a result of the Exchange’s prior announcement to delist previously-listed contract months.  The Contracts are being replaced with European-style FX option contracts which were initially listed for trading via open outcry on the CME trading floor and on the CME Globex electronic trading platform and for submission via CME ClearPort on trade date Monday, August 8, 2016 (see SER-7688 dated July 13, 2016). 

      Please direct questions regarding this notice to:

      Asia

      Ravi Pandit                 +65 6593 5562                Ravi.Pandit@cmegroup.com

      Europe

      Paul Houston              +44 20 3379 3355             Paul.Houston@cmegroup.com                                                             

      U.S.

      Matthew Gierke             +1 312 930 8543               Matthew.Gierke@cmegroup.com

      Craig LeVeille                +1 312 454 5301               Craig.LeVeille@cmegroup.com

      Simon Burnham            +1 312 930 3426                Simon.Burnham@cmegroup.com

      Kevin McMillin               +1 312 930 8264                Kevin.McMillin@cmegroup.com

      Please click here for PDF of SER-7934.