• REMINDER: Customer Gross Margining Goes Live on Monday, January 14, 2013

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      • Clearing Member Firms
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      • CME Clearing
      • #
      • 13-012
      • Notice Date
      • 11 January 2013
      • Effective Date
      • 14 January 2013
    • Please be reminded that, pursuant to CFTC regulations and in conjunction with the industry, CME Clearing will implement Customer Gross Margining at the end-of-day settlement cycle on Monday, January 14, 2013.


      We have been running in full production parallel for some months now.  Clearing firms must continue daily submission of CGM position datafiles every evening.  The submission deadline is 7:30 pm Chicago time.


      Please note effective Monday, January 14th we will no longer produce the CGM Margins Compare report named:




      We will continue to provide the following datafiles every night to firms in their Outgoing directory on the Firm FTP server:




      Shows the CGM margin requirements, customer account by customer account, by currency and in USD-equivalent.




      Show submitted versus reconciled CGM positions, and the Excess Margin Positions.


       Please contact CME Clearing’s Operations Hotline at 312-207-2525 for any file submission questions. 


      Please contact CME Clearing’s Risk Hotline at 312-648-3888 for any margin questions.