Driving Global Growth and Commerce. As the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group (www.cmegroup.com) is where the world comes to manage risk. Through its exchanges, CME Group offers the widest range of global benchmark products across all major asset classes, including futures and options based on interest rates, equity indexes, foreign exchange, energy, agricultural products and metals. CME Group provides electronic trading globally on its CME Globex platform. The company also offers clearing and settlement services across asset classes for exchange-traded and over-the-counter derivatives through its clearinghouse, CME Clearing. CME Group’s products and services ensure that businesses around the world can effectively manage risk and achieve growth. Social Media: Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Youtube, Instagram, RSS Feed
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Ring in Micro E-mini Futures at the May 6 Nasdaq Opening Bell
On Sunday, May 5th (trade date May 6th), CME Group launched Micro E-mini S&P 500, Nasdaq-100, Dow Jones Industrial Average and Russell 2000 futures contracts. These latest additions to the current suite of Equity Index futures will have all the same specifications as the current E-mini Equity Indexes but will be 1/10 the notional size, allowing for participation amongst a broader customer base and the ability to precisely manage notional exposure to the different indexes.