News Release

U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor to Visit CME Group Headquarters

Fri May 13 2011


WHAT:            U.S. House of Representatives

                        Majority Leader Eric Cantor will visit 

                        CME Group, tour the Global 

                        Command Center, and speak with 

                        employees about the country’s 

                        current economic growth. 


WHEN:            Tuesday, May 17 at 9:45 a.m. CT


WHERE:         CME Group Headquarters

                        20 South Wacker Drive


TO RSVP:      Print and online media please contact Lacy Quinlan at 312.634.8924 or to RSVP. 

Broadcast media contact Lesley McKeigue at 312.341.5774, 312.446.0728 (cell) or to RSVP. 


            As the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group ( is where the world comes to manage risk.  CME Group exchanges offer the widest range of global benchmark products across all major asset classes, including futures and options based on interest rates, equity indexes, foreign exchange, energy, agricultural commodities, metals, weather and real estate.  CME Group brings buyers and sellers together through its CME Globex® electronic trading platform and its trading facilities in New York and Chicago.  CME Group also operates CME Clearing, one of the world’s leading central counterparty clearing providers, which offers clearing and settlement services for exchange-traded contracts, as well as for over-the-counter derivatives transactions through CME ClearPort®. These products and services ensure that businesses everywhere can substantially mitigate counterparty credit risk in both listed and over-the-counter derivatives markets.


            CME Group is a trademark of CME Group Inc. The Globe Logo, CME, Globex and Chicago Mercantile Exchange are trademarks of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc.  CBOT and the Chicago Board of Trade are trademarks of the Board of Trade of the City of Chicago, Inc.  NYMEX, New York Mercantile Exchange and ClearPort are registered trademarks of New York Mercantile Exchange, Inc.  COMEX is a trademark of Commodity Exchange, Inc.  All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.


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