• Performance Bond Requirement Changes - Effective Friday, September 18, 2009 - All CME Markets

      • To
      • Clearing Member Firms; Chief Financial Officers; Back Office Managers; Margin Managers
      • From
      • CME Clearing
      • #
      • 09-402
      • Notice Date
      • 17 September 2009
      • Effective Date
      • 18 September 2009
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      As per the normal review of market volatility to ensure adequate collateral coverage, the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc., Clearing House Risk Management staff approved the performance bond requirements for the following products listed below.
      The rates will be effective on the launch of the product
      Friday, September 18, 2009.

      Current rates as of:


      Thursday, September 17 2009.