• Performance Bond Requirement Changes - New NGL APOs Launching 10/12/09

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      • Clearing Member Firms; Chief Financial Officers; Back Office Managers; Margin Managers
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      • 09-437
      • Notice Date
      • 09 October 2009
      • Effective Date
      • 12 October 2009

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      As per the normal review of market volatility to ensure adequate collateral coverage, the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc., Clearing House Risk Management staff approved the performance bond requirements for the following products listed below.
      The rates will be effective with the launch of these products on:
      Monday October 12, 2009


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