CME Group announces effective on Sunday, January 9, 2011, for the trade date of Monday, January 10, 2011, sixteen (16) additional Brazilian real futures contract months in the March, June, September and December quarterly cycle will be listed for trading on CME Globex® so that a total of 20 March quarterly cycle months will always be listed (i.e., March cycle maturities out five years in addition to the current 12 consecutive contract month listings, which include the nearby 4 March cycle months). The exchange is responding to customer interest in trading more deferred contract months in the Brazilian real futures. Brazilian real options on futures listings will be unchanged.
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