• Performance Bond Requirement Changes -- Effective Tuesday, June 16th, 2009

      • To
      • Clearing Member Firms and Back Office Managers
      • From
      • CME Clearing
      • #
      • 09-244
      • Notice Date
      • 09 June 2009
      • Effective Date
      • 16 June 2009
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      Effective with the close of business on Tuesday, June 16th, 2009, the following changes will apply.

      1.  The method for calculating SOM charge for Nymex & Comex products will change in order to be consistent with the method for calculating Short Option Minimum (SOM) charge for CME & CBOT products.
      2. New SOM rates for certain products.


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