• CBOT Ethanol Swaps on CME ClearPort® Clearing

      • To
      • Clearing Member Firms; Back Office Managers
      • From
      • CME Clearing
      • #
      • 09-29
      • Notice Date
      • 22 January 2009
      • Effective Date
      • 25 January 2009
    • Beginning Sunday, January 25th, for trade date January 26th 2009, CBOT Ethanol Swaps will be available on CME ClearPort® Clearing.
      The following four products will be available:
      The Contract Specifications for these products are unchanged and can be located on the CMEGroup website by clicking on the hyperlink in the table above.
      Trades entered for CME/CBOT products will clear through Chicago CMEGroup systems and follow the existing workflow for trades entered into Front End Clearing (FEC). Trades can be allocated through ACS or averaged and allocated in APS. Firms will receive their clearing confirms form CME Clearing via FIXML.
      Ø These trades will not be available on NYMEX TMS or appear on any CMEGroup New York clearing feeds (Cleared Trades API, etc.)  
      Ø Clearing firms can also continue to submit CBOT Ethanol Swaps directly to CME Clearing via the Clearing 360™ platform.
      For any questions regarding Account Registration, CPC Product Configuration, or any general CPC topics, please contact:
      ClearPort Market Operations
      (800) 438-8616
      (212) 299-2670
      For any questions regarding clearing processing operations, please contact:
      Clearing House
      (312) 207-2525