The Variable Storage Rate (VSR) mechanism in The Board of Trade of the City of Chicago, Inc. (“CBOT”):
(1) Wheat futures contract (CME Globex Code: ZW; Clearing and CME ClearPort Code: W; Rulebook Chapter: 14); and
(2) KC HRW Wheat futures contract (CME Globex Code: KE; Clearing and CME ClearPort Code: KW; Rulebook Chapter: 14H)
examines nearby calendar spreads to determine adjustments in maximum contract premium (storage) rates. Below are the results of the March 2019 – May 2019 calendar spread relative to financial full carry during the period of December 19, 2018 through February 22, 2019.
Questions may be directed to Dominic Sutton-Vermeulen in Research and Product Development (312-715-6145 or Dominic.Sutton-Vermeulen@CMEGroup.com).
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