Effective Sunday, November 2, 2014 for trade date Monday, November 3, 2014, The Chicago Board of Trade of the City of Chicago, Inc., (CBOT or Exchange) will implement the early listing of the November 2016 contract month in the Options on Soybean Futures contract (Rulebook Chapter: 11A; Clearing Code: S; CME Globex Code: OZS; Trading Floor Codes: CZ / PZ). The November 2016 contract month was originally scheduled to be listed for trading on the CME Globex and the CBOT trading floor on July 27, 2015.
This is a one-time change rather than a permanent revision to the Exchange’s Options on Soybean Futures contract listing schedule. The early listing will not impact any other specifications of the contract.
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will be notified of the early listing schedule of this contract during the week of November 10, 2014 via the weekly notification procedures set forth in Part 40 of the CFTC Regulations.
Questions may be directed to Fred Seamon (312-634-1587 or Fred.Seamon@CMEGroup.com).