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The Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc., Clearing House Risk Management staff approved the performance bond requirements for the following products listed below. The rates are effective with the close of business on Tuesday, July 7, 2009.
MARGIN CHANGES FOR:
NATURAL GAS FUTURES (NG)
HENRY HUB SWAP FUTURES (NN)
NATURAL GAS PENULTIMATE (HP)
NATURAL GAS LAST DAY (HH)
GLOBEX NATURAL GAS miNY™ FUTURES (QG)
HENRY HUB SWING SWAP FUTURES (SN)
HENRY HUB PENULTIMATE SWAP (NP) CONTRACTS
Note: Rates are in terms of NG, HP, HH, & SN contract size. Contracts for NN, NP, and QG are ¼ of the size.
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