News Release

CME Group Launches Next Generation of CME E-quotes

Mon Oct 06 2008

CHICAGO, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CME Group, the world's largest and most diverse derivatives exchange, today announced the launch of the latest version of CME E-quotes™, a premiere real-time streaming market data application offering quotes, charting, advanced analytics and news on CME Group traded products.

E-quotes will enable users to access prices for all CME Group listings, including interest rates, equity indexes, foreign currencies, commodities, energy, metals and alternative investments. In addition, there is also access to prices for products listed on the Minneapolis Grain Exchange and the Kansas City Board of Trade, which are available for electronic trading on CME Globex®.

"CME Group partnered with Chicago-based Computer Voice Systems Inc. to transform their data system into a platform that will provide market participants a sophisticated and intuitive tool to reliably engage the latest news, analytics and quotes," said Brian McElligott, CME Group Director of Information Products Management. "This is another example of our continued focus on providing our customers with the latest market data technology at a significant value to view and analyze our markets and to better reach more informed decisions."

The E-quote Basic, Advanced and Professional editions enable users to track the markets with customizable features including quote monitors, market depth, advanced charts, time and sales and more. E-quotes supports Simplified Chinese, Russian and Japanese languages and is expandable to add additional languages.

  Features of E-quotes include:

  -- Free bundled delayed quote/chart access to all CME Group exchanges
  -- Bundled Dow Jones News Select news in E-quotes Advanced and
     Professional editions
  -- Cutting edge technology and a robust, growing feature set
  -- Advanced edition is packed full of top analytics and powerful quote
     display features plus bundled news and free agricultural weather maps
  -- Professional edition is everything obtained in Advanced plus
     sophisticated new quote views and options analytics
  -- All new Wireless edition to track the markets on the go; around the
  -- The best market combination of sophistication, usability, performance
     and price for accessing CME Group products

For more information and a free two-week trial, visit

CME Group ( is the world's largest and most diverse derivatives exchange. Building on the heritage of CME, CBOT and NYMEX, CME Group serves the risk management needs of customers around the globe. As an international marketplace, CME Group brings buyers and sellers together on the CME Globex electronic trading platform and on trading floors in Chicago and New York. CME Group offers the widest range of benchmark products available across all major asset classes, including futures and options based on interest rates, equity indexes, foreign exchange, energy, agricultural commodities, metals, and alternative investment products such as weather and real estate. CME Group is listed on NASDAQ under the symbol "CME."

Computer Voice Systems Inc. has been providing robust, reliable solutions to the financial services and telecommunications industries since 1989. Headquartered in Chicago, CVS specializes in solutions for the futures industry. For more information on CVS, visit their website at



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