On May 4, 2021, CME Group announced it would permanently close most open outcry trading pits, while the Eurodollar Options pit would remain open for trading Eurodollar and SOFR options. All products continue to trade on CME Globex. Read more below and check this page for any additional relevant trading updates.
|August 27, 2021||SER 8833: Permanent Closure of Most CME and All CBOT Open Outcry Trading Pits, Associated Amendments to CME, CBOT, NYMEX, and COMEX Rules, and Updated Frequently Asked Questions for Members and Member Firms|
|April 29, 2022||Updated Guidelines for Trading Floor Access|
|January 5, 2022||Eurodollar Options Pit Migration Update|
|February 24, 2022||Modified Guidance for Vaccinated Individuals on the Trading Floor|
|March 17, 2022||Eurodollar/SOFR Options Pit Migration Update|
Block trades are privately negotiated futures, options, or combination transactions that meet certain quantity thresholds and are permitted to be executed apart from the public auction market. Block trades are governed by Rule 526.
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