CME Group is providing the market with two new clearable Benzene Futures contracts with a reliable forward curve to manage price risk and mitigate credit counterparty risk exposure. These contracts will provide clients the ability to hedge their underlying physical exposure, lock in arbitrage opportunities, or establish proprietary trading strategies with the financial security of clearing. CME Group Benzene Futures are aligned with the underlying physical Benzene contracts and the futures can be executed on a bilateral basis and cleared using CME ClearPort.
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