News Release

NYMEX Statement on Passing of President Gerald Ford

Wed Dec 27 2006

The New York Mercantile Exchange expresses its sympathies and the NYMEX community joins the world in remembering the distinguished legacy of President Gerald Ford. NYMEX will halt its markets from 11:00 AM – 11:02 AM today in honor of President Ford.

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