Effective Thursday, February 18, 2016, and pending all relevant CFTC regulatory review periods, Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc., (“CME” or “Exchange”) will resume the listing schedule for the Live Cattle futures and options contracts. More specifically, the Exchange will list the June 2017 Live Cattle futures and options contract month which was originally scheduled to be listed on January 4, 2016. Further, CME will not be amending CME Rule 10101, and will continue to accept only US-origin cattle for delivery.
Questions regarding this Special Executive Report may be directed to Thomas Clark, Director, Agricultural Business Line Management, at 312-930-4595, Thomas.Clark@cmegroup.com, or Andrew Crafton, Manager, Commodity Research & Product Development, at 312-634-8923, Andrew.Crafton@cmegroup.com.
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