• Revisions to CME Rule 871 (“Contract Eligibility”)

      • To
      • Members, Member Firms and Market Users
      • From
      • Market Regulation Department
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      • SER-5815
      • Notice Date
      • 27 June 2011
      • Effective Date
      • 27 June 2011
    • Effective immediately, CME has adopted revisions to Rule 871 (“Contract Eligibility”) in Chapter 8A (“Mutual Offset System”) of the CME Rulebook.  The changes update the Rule to reflect the products for which mutual offset is currently available.


      The revisions to Rule 871 are set forth below, with additions underscored and deletions overstruck.


                              871. CONTRACT ELIGIBILITY

      The Mutual Offset System may be utilized for the following futures contracts: Three-Month Eurodollar, Three-Month Euroyen, Three-Month Euroyen TLIBOR, yen- and dollar-denominated Nikkei 225, and E-micro S&P CNX Nifty IndexJapanese Government Bonds.


      Questions regarding this Special Executive Report should be directed to Robert Sniegowski, Associate Director, Rules & Regulatory Outreach, at 312.341.5991.


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