• Performance Bond Requirements-Effective August 25, 2009-CME Energy Futures Intra Spread Rates

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      • Clearing Member Firms; Chief Financial Officers; Back Office Managers; Margin Managers
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      • CME Clearing
      • #
      • 09-372
      • Notice Date
      • 26 August 2009
      • Effective Date
      • 27 August 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 became effective on Tuesday, August 25, 2009.


      CME Energy Futures Intra Spread Rates

      MACI Index Futures Contract (XC)
      Rate Type
      Non-Member Customer Initial Rate
      Clearing Member/Hedger/Member Initial & Maintenance Rate