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CME Group’s

2014 Trading Challenge
Competition Rules, Regulations and Requirements

2014 Trading Challenge Overview
CME Group, in coordination with CQG, hosts an annual electronic trading competition
exclusive to currently enrolled college and university students at the graduate and
undergraduate levels.
This electronic trading team competition is designed to provide student teams with an
educational experience consistent with that of professional trading of CME Group products.
Teams trade using live data in a simulated environment.

Students compete as school teams for the competition. Registered teams comprised of 3 to 5
currently enrolled students will compete for cash prizes and unique CME Group experiences.

Teams will use the CQG Integrated Client trading platform to execute trades on the CME
Globex platform. CQG will provide access to the technical analysis and trading software as
well as training before the competition begins. CQG’s software only works on a PC platform
and port 2823 must be open in firewalls. The CQG help line is 24 hours a day.

Teams should refer to the website www.cmegroup.com/tradingchallenge for updates
and daily trading results during the competition.

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2014 Trading Challenge
Competition Eligibility

2 graduate and 2 undergraduate teams are eligible to compete per school.

Each team is required to have 3 to 5 students from the same undergraduate or graduate school.

Every student involved must be enrolled in an accredited college or university at the undergraduate
or graduate level. All participants must be enrolled for the duration of the competition at the university
identified by the team lead in the registration form.

Faculty Advisors are highly recommended to oversee each school’s participation. Advisors will have
early registration access to register their teams.

A student who was part of a winning team in the previous year’s competition is not eligible to win
cash prizes during the current year’s competition. If a team partially consists of members who were
part of a previous year’s winning team, that team is still eligible to win, but the ineligible member(s)
will forfeit their portion of any cash prize.

Three Don’ts:


Teams may not mix graduate and undergraduate members.
Recent graduates are not eligible to participate.
Creating a team of students from different schools is not permitted.

NOTE: If it is discovered at any time before, during or after the competition, that a team/individual does not meet ALL of the requirements
listed above, that team/individual will be immediately disqualified and will forfeit any prizes.

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the team lead will be notified that they are not able to participate this year.m. If your team has registered after the maximum number of teams has been reached. first served basis.cmegroup. Teams will be confirmed as registered on a first come. 2014 @ 5:00 p.m. CT • Registration for general student population opens Thursday. All rights reserved . January 2. 2014 @ 9:00 a. January 23. during or after the competition. the faculty advisor or student leader is required to acknowledge that their entire team and its individual registrants are currently enrolled students. 2013 @ 9:00 a. CT • Registration for the competition closes on Thursday. CME Group reserves the right to request official student enrollment verification at any time before. CT © 2013-14 CME Group. CME Group will contact teams within 72 hours of initial registration with confirmation or denial of team status.2014 Trading Challenge Registration During the registration process.com/tradingchallenge • Pre-registration (via Faculty Advisor) opens Tuesday. December 10.m. The team lead will receive an e-mail confirmation after their team has successfully registered. Teams can register at www.

All rights reserved EUR/USD FUTURES Contract Month: MAR 2014 Teams are penalized $10. TREASURY NOTE FUTURES Contract Month: MAR 2014 Foreign Exchange Energy CRUDE OIL FUTURES Contract Month: APRIL 2014 NATURAL GAS FUTURES Contract Month: APRIL 2014 Metals GOLD FUTURES Contract Month: APRIL 2014 © 2013-14 CME Group.S.000 a trading day for trades outside the specified products and contract months.2014 Trading Challenge Preliminary Round Competition Contracts Agriculture Equity Index CORN FUTURES Contract Month: MAR 2014 E-MINI S&P 500 FUTURES Contract Month: MAR 2014 SOYBEAN FUTURES Contract Month: MAR 2014 Interest Rates LIVE CATTLE FUTURES Contract Month: APRIL 2014 10-YEAR U. . All profit and losses for these trades are expunged.

All rights reserved EUR/USD FUTURES Contract Month: MAR 2014 Teams are penalized $10.2014 Trading Challenge Championship Round Competition Contracts Agriculture Equity Index CORN FUTURES Contract Month: MAY 2014 E-MINI S&P 500 FUTURES Contract Month: MAR 2014 SOYBEAN FUTURES Contract Month: MAY 2014 Interest Rates LIVE CATTLE FUTURES Contract Month: APRIL 2014 10-YEAR U. All profit and losses for these trades are expunged. .000 a trading day for trades outside the specified products and contract months.S. TREASURY NOTE FUTURES Contract Month: JUNE 2014 Foreign Exchange Energy CRUDE OIL FUTURES Contract Month: APRIL 2014 NATURAL GAS FUTURES Contract Month: APRIL 2014 Metals GOLD FUTURES Contract Month: APRIL 2014 © 2013-14 CME Group.

CT • Concludes Thursday. Teams in violation of specified start times below will be fined $10. February 17 in observance of the Presidents Day holiday in the U.2014 Trading Challenge Trading Rounds/Dates/Hours Trading hours vary per contract. Practice Round • Begins Monday. • A percentage of the top teams competing in the final round will be invited to Chicago for CME Group’s Day of Market Education.000 per occurrence. Please refer to the contract specifications for open and closing times.m. (number of invitees is based on capacity of event space) © 2013-14 CME Group. February 23 @ Market Open • Concludes Friday.m. March 7 @ Market Close • The top 4 teams receive a cash prize and are determined by the final account balance at the conclusion of trading. February 20 will advance to the Final Round. January 27 @ 8:00 a. NOTE: Competition trading start times (except the final round) do NOT coincide with CME GLOBEX trading openings. February 4 @ 7:00 a.S. CT • Concludes Monday. February 20 @ Market Close • Trading hours will be adjusted on Monday. All rights reserved . • The top 10% of teams with the highest account balance at the close on Thursday. Final Round • Begins Sunday. Holiday hours will be announced during the competition. February 3 @ Market Close Preliminary Round • Begins Tuesday. All open contract commissions and penalties will be calculated and applied to determine final balance.

CQG will provide access to the technical analysis and trading software as well as training before the competition begins. Each team member will receive their own check with their prize money.S. CQG’s software only works on a PC platform and port 2823 must be open in firewalls. The top 4 teams. NATURAL GAS FUTURES. It is the team’s responsibility to be aware of all trading rules. receive a cash prize. GOLD FUTURES CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND MARCH 2014: E-MINI S&P 500 FUTURES. determined by the final account balance at the conclusion of the Championship Round. will result in a $10. No lump sums will be awarded to the team lead or other team member. the first team member will be logged out. All members of a team receiving a cash prize will be required to fill out an individual W-9 or W-8 form and submit an unofficial transcript to claim their prize. SOYBEAN FUTURES. it is the team leader’s responsibility to make sure all members are adequately updated. All rights reserved . GOLD FUTURES MAY 2014: CORN FUTURES. omissions. Students will have access to Dow Jones newswires throughout the duration of the competition. CRUDE OIL FUTURES. Participants can only trade in the specified contracts and months listed below. Only one team member can be logged into the CQG trading platform at a time. The CQG help line is open 24 hours a day. EUR/USD FUTURES APRIL 2014: LIVE CATTLE FUTURES. • • • • • • CQG will create a simulated trading account for each team. Please note.S. E-MINI S&P 500 FUTURES. © 2013-14 CME Group. 10-YEAR U. All pertinent information regarding the competition will be communicated via e-mail to the e-mail addresses provided at registration. NATURAL GAS FUTURES. SOYBEAN FUTURES JUNE 2014: 10-YEAR U. TREASURY NOTE FUTURES PLEASE NOTE: Any errors. during and after the competition are subject to resolution only by CME Group and CQG. contract specifications and expiration dates. TREASURY NOTE FUTURES. EUR/USD FUTURES APRIL 2014: LIVE CATTLE FUTURES.Challenge Specifications Teams will use the CQG Integrated Client trading platform to execute trades on the CME Globex platform. Algorithmic trading is not permitted. or discrepancies in competition related materials that occur before. If a second team member logs in while another team member is in the system. While each member of the team will receive this communication. restrictions. only team members that were confirmed prior to the start of the preliminary round are eligible for the prize. PRELIMINARY ROUND MARCH 2014: CORN FUTURES.000 penalty for the team. CRUDE OIL FUTURES. Failure to do so. All cash prizes are distributed amongst confirmed registered team members.

CRUDE OIL FUTURES.S. SOYBEAN FUTURES. NATURAL GAS FUTURES.com/clearing/cme-clearing-overview/performance-bonds. GOLD FUTURES MAY 2014: CORN FUTURES. 10-YEAR U.) All teams are required to execute at least 5 trades (five round turns as a minimum) per day in one product or a combination of the products. TREASURY NOTE FUTURES • • • • A commission of $2. CRUDE OIL FUTURES. © 2013-14 CME Group. Teams are penalized $1.S. SOYBEAN FUTURES JUNE 2014: 10-YEAR U. Daily required minimum is five trades. Teams are penalized $10. only orders that reduce or exit a position will be accepted. If a team loses 20% of its available account balance in one day. All team accounts are reset after the preliminary round. NATURAL GAS FUTURES.000 per day for every day they make less than 5 trades. consisting of an entry (long or short) and an exit.cmegroup. Rates are available at http://www.html If a team’s available balance drops below the required margin level.Challenge Specifications General Rules for Trading • • • • Beginning account balances: • Preliminary Round: $100.50 is charged per traded contract (side). E-MINI S&P 500 FUTURES.000 (Preliminary round results do not impact the final round starting account balance. Teams may only trade: PRELIMINARY ROUND MARCH 2014: CORN FUTURES. All rights reserved .000 if they trade outside the specified contracts and months. GOLD FUTURES CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND MARCH 2014: E-MINI S&P 500 FUTURES. All accounts should maintain proper margin at all times. Margin rates may fluctuate during the competition. TREASURY NOTE FUTURES. The number of contracts traded is limited to the margin requirements posted in the rules.000 • Final Round: $250. EUR/USD FUTURES APRIL 2014: LIVE CATTLE FUTURES. the account is locked for the remainder of the trading day. including the practice round. EUR/USD FUTURES APRIL 2014: LIVE CATTLE FUTURES.

receive a cash prize. determined by the final account balance at the conclusion of the Championship Round. Please note. • • • • First Place Team: $1.000 per student Second Place Team: $700 per student Third Place Team: $500 per student Fourth Place Team: $300 per student All members of a team receiving a cash prize will be required to fill out an individual W-9 or W-8 form and submit an unofficial transcript to claim their prize. All rights reserved . only team members that were confirmed prior to the start of the preliminary round are eligible for the prize. © 2013-14 CME Group. Each team member will receive their own check with their prize money noted below. No lump sums will be awarded to the team lead or other team member.Challenge Specifications Prizes The top 4 teams. All cash prizes are distributed amongst confirmed registered team members.

Last Trading Day 3/14/2014 Exchange CBT Price Example 4264 ($4.000 bushels Trading Hours Sunday – Friday. CT Price per Tick $12.50 Minimum Tick 1/4 of one cent per bushel Margin (per contract) $2.750 maint.cmegroup. 7:00 p. 8:30 a. All rights reserved .m. – 1:15 p.m.m.363 initial/$1.m. – 7:45 a. CT and Monday – Friday. Check here for current amounts: http://www.Challenge Specifications Contract Specifications Note: Margin amounts are subject to change.26 ½) Delivery Month March © 2013-14 CME Group.com/clearing/margins Commodity Corn Futures CQG Symbol Preliminary Round: ZCEH4 (MARCH CONTRACT) Championship Round: ZCEK4 (MAY CONTRACT) Contract Size 5.

– 7:45 a.000 bushels Trading Hours Sunday – Friday. CT Price per Tick $12.com/clearing/margins Commodity Soybean Futures CQG Symbol Preliminary Round: ZSEH4 (MARCH CONTRACT) Championship Round: ZSEK4 (MAY CONTRACT) Contract Size 5. Last Trading Day 3/14/2014 Exchange CBT Price Example 12676 ($12.m.725 initial/$3.Challenge Specifications Contract Specifications Note: Margin amounts are subject to change.50 Minimum Tick 1/4 of one cent per bushel Margin (per contract) $4. All rights reserved .m.500 maint. Check here for current amounts: http://www. – 1:15 p. 7:00 p. CT and Monday – Friday.cmegroup.m. 8:30 a.64 ¾) Delivery Month March © 2013-14 CME Group.m.

.5:00 p.m.cmegroup.m. Last Trading Day 4/30/2014 Exchange CME Price Example 132675 ($1.32675 per pound) Delivery Month April-May © 2013-14 CME Group.m. All rights reserved . . CT Price per Tick $10.00025 per pound Margin (per contract) $1. Check here for current amounts: http://www.013 initial/$750 maint.000 pounds Trading Hours MON 9:05 a. CT Daily trading halts 4:00 p.Challenge Specifications Contract Specifications Note: Margin amounts are subject to change.FRI 1:55 p.00 Minimum Tick $.m.com/clearing/margins Commodity Live Cattle Futures CQG Symbol GLEJ4 (APRIL CONTRACT) Contract Size 40.

m.Friday 5:00 p.Challenge Specifications Contract Specifications Note: Margin amounts are subject to change.34 per barrel) Delivery Month April © 2013-14 CME Group. Check here for current amounts: http://www.com/clearing/margins Commodity Crude Oil Futures CQG Symbol CLEJ4 (APRIL CONTRACT) Contract Size 1.4:15 p.m. . All rights reserved .00 Minimum Tick $0.m.01 per barrel Margin (per contract) $3. CT 45-minute break each day beginning at 4:15 p.450 maint. Last Trading Day 3/20/2014 Exchange NYMEX Price Example 9434 ($94.000 barrels Trading Hours Sunday .795 initial/$3.cmegroup. CT Price per Tick $10.

m.00 Minimum Tick $0.668 per mmBtu) Delivery Month April © 2013-14 CME Group. CT 45-minute break each day beginning at 4:15 p.cmegroup.000 million British thermal units (mmBtu) Trading Hours Sunday – Friday 5:00 p. CT Price per Tick $10.900 maint. Last Trading Day 3/27/2014 Exchange NYMEX Price Example 3668 ($3.m. – 4:15 p.Challenge Specifications Contract Specifications Note: Margin amounts are subject to change. Check here for current amounts: http://www.090 initial/$1. All rights reserved .m.001 per MMBtu Margin (per contract) $2.com/clearing/margins Commodity Natural Gas Futures CQG Symbol NGEJ4 (APRIL CONTRACT) Contract Size 10.

10 per troy ounce Margin (per contract) $8. CT Price per Tick $10. CT 45-minute break each day beginning at 4:15 p.00 Minimum Tick $0.000 maint.7 per ounce) Delivery Month April © 2013-14 CME Group. Last Trading Day 4/28/2014 Exchange NYMEX Price Example 12627 ($1.800 initial/$8. All rights reserved .Challenge Specifications Contract Specifications Note: Margin amounts are subject to change.m. – 4:15 p.m. Check here for current amounts: http://www.m.com/clearing/margins Commodity Gold Futures CQG Symbol GCEJ4 (APRIL CONTRACT) Contract Size 100 troy ounces Trading Hours Sunday – Friday 5:00 p.262.cmegroup.

previous day – 4:15 p. Check here for current amounts: http://www.0.75 index points) © 2013-14 CME Group.50 Minimum Tick OUTRIGHT .m.cmegroup.m.m. CT Price per Tick $12.510 initial/$4. Last Trading Day 3/21/2014 Exchange CME Price Example 178275 (1782.25 index points Margin (per contract) $4. CT trading halt from 3:15 p.100 maint.com/clearing/margins Commodity E-MINI S&P 500 FUTURES CQG Symbol EPH4 (MARCH CONTRACT) Contract Size $50 x S&P 500 Index Trading Hours MON – FRI: 5:00 p. – 3:30 p.m. All rights reserved .Challenge Specifications Contract Specifications Note: Margin amounts are subject to change.

5/32. .623 initial/$1.475 maint.com/clearing/margins Commodity 10-YEAR U. Last Trading Day 3/20/2014 Exchange CBT Price Example 125150 (125’150 points) © 2013-14 CME Group.cmegroup. All rights reserved .4:00 p. TREASURY NOTE FUTURES CQG Symbol Preliminary Round: TYAH4 (MARCH CONTRACT) Championship Round: TYAM4 (JUNE CONTRACT) Contract Size One U.FRI: 5:00 p. For example.000) and halves of 1/32 of a point.m. Treasury note having a face value at maturity of $100. Check here for current amounts: http://www.S. where the minimum price fluctuation shall be onequarter of one thirty-second of one point ($7.m. Minimum Tick One-half of one thirty-second (1/32) of one point ($15. 126-16 represents 126 16/32 and 126-165 represents 126 16. except for intermonth spreads.625. rounded up to the nearest cent per contract). Margin (per contract) $1.S. Par is on the basis of 100 points. CT Price per Tick Points ($1.Challenge Specifications Contract Specifications Note: Margin amounts are subject to change. Trading Hours SUN .000.8125 per contract).

CT Price per Tick $12.25/contract) for EUR/USD futures intra-currency spreads executed on the trading floor and electronically.00005 per euro increments ($6.m.750 initial/$2.m.000 euro Trading Hours Sundays: 5:00 p. CT the next day except on Friday . All rights reserved .Challenge Specifications Contract Specifications Note: Margin amounts are subject to change.m. – 4:00 p.com/clearing/margins Commodity EUR/USD FUTURES CQG Symbol EU6H4 (MARCH CONTRACT) Contract Size 125. CT next day Monday – Friday: 5:00 p.3546) © 2013-14 CME Group. Margin (per contract) $2. $.500 maint.m.closes at 4:00 p.0001 per euro increments ($12. – 4:00 p. and for AON transactions.cmegroup. and reopens Sunday at 5:00 p.m.50/contract). Last Trading Day 3/17/2014 Exchange CME Price Example 13546 ($1.50 Minimum Tick $. Check here for current amounts: http://www.m.

Challenge Specifications Delivery Month Codes F G H J January February March April K M N Q May June July August U V X Z September October November December © 2013-14 CME Group. All rights reserved .

holiday.S. Holiday hours will be announced during the competition. Treasury Note Futures (Championship Round Only) Jun-14 03/20/2013 06/19/2014 06/19/2014 EUR/USD Futures Mar-14 9/18/2012 3/17/2014 3/17/2014 Trading Hours Alert: Trading hours will be adjusted on Monday. a U. February 17 in observance of Presidents Day.Challenge Specifications Contract Calendar Contracts Contract Month First Trade Last Trade Settlement Corn Futures (Preliminary Round Only) Mar-14 12/15/2011 3/14/2014 3/14/2014 Corn Futures (Championship Round Only) May-14 12/15/2011 05/14/2014 05/14/2014 Soybean Futures (Preliminary Round Only) Mar-14 11/15/2011 3/14/2014 3/14/2014 Soybean Futures (Championship Round Only) May-14 11/15/2011 05/14/2014 05/14/2014 Live Cattle Futures Apr-14 11/1/2012 4/30/2014 4/30/2014 Crude Oil Futures Apr-14 11/21/2008 3/20/2014 3/20/2014 Natural Gas Futures Apr-14 2/19/2008 3/27/2014 3/27/2014 Gold Futures Apr-14 5/31/2012 4/28/2014 4/28/2014 E-mini S&P 500 Futures Mar-14 12/21/2012 3/21/2014 3/21/2014 10-Year U. © 2013-14 CME Group. All rights reserved .S. Treasury Note Futures (Preliminary Round Only) Mar-14 12/20/2012 3/20/2014 3/20/2014 10-Year U.S.

leg out roundtrip. © 2013-14 CME Group. • Marked to market – the most recent day’s settlement price. When trading the required amount will be charged a minimum of $25 commission per day. All rights reserved .50 per contract side (= $5.00 per trade). You are required to make 5 trades per day which equals 5 roundtrips. • Open equity – the unrealized gain or loss of an open position.Challenge Specifications Challenge Specific Definitions • Trade – one trade is defined as a leg in. • Commission – $2. • Daily account value – based on the closed trades at the end of the day and does not reflect open trade equity of positions.

$10. TREASURY NOTE FUTURES • Trading before the preliminary round begins at 7:00 a. • Trading outside the specified contracts and months .S.000 a trading day . PRELIMINARY ROUND MARCH 2014: CORN FUTURES. NATURAL GAS FUTURES. All profit and losses for these trades are expunged. • A contract held past expiration – $1. All rights reserved . Teams may only trade the below contract months. CRUDE OIL FUTURES. Open trade equity profit and loss will also be calculated to determine the final account balance. © 2013-14 CME Group.m. EUR/USD FUTURES APRIL 2014: LIVE CATTLE FUTURES. 10-YEAR U. • Open contracts at the conclusion of a round – $1.000 per day.000 penalty.$10. TREASURY NOTE FUTURES. SOYBEAN FUTURES JUNE 2014: 10-YEAR U.000 per contract plus commission expenses on the open contracts.S. SOYBEAN FUTURES. GOLD FUTURES MAY 2014: CORN FUTURES. NATURAL GAS FUTURES.000 per contract. CRUDE OIL FUTURES.Challenge Specifications Penalties • Not completing 5 required trades per day – $1. EUR/USD FUTURES APRIL 2014: LIVE CATTLE FUTURES. E-MINI S&P 500 FUTURES. February 4 . CST on Tuesday. GOLD FUTURES CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND MARCH 2014: E-MINI S&P 500 FUTURES.

you have made $0.27) – Buy Price (94.Challenge Specifications Profit and Loss Profit / Loss Calculation Example: If you buy 10 lots of NYMEX Crude Oil at $94. The price per tick for NYMEX Crude Oil is $10.000 ) * # of Contracts (10)= Profit/Loss (8.43 and liquidate the position by selling 10 at $95.00.400) Profit of $8.84 (points) on 10 lots.84) Step 2: Calculate Profit/Loss Point Difference (. Step 1: Calculate Point Difference Sell Price (95. The following procedure provides an elementary example of calculating profit or loss.00 © 2013-14 CME Group.43) = Point Difference (.84) * Contract Size (1. All rights reserved . * Refer to the Contract Specifications page for calculation details.400. ** Always use the decimal point in the calculation.27.

All executions should be manually recorded and checked daily against the CQG trade log.” If you sell to initiate a position.” If you are long 10 lots of April Crude Oil. you can sell 10 lots of April Crude Oil to liquidate the position and become “flat”.Challenge Specifications Buying and Selling If you buy to initiate a position. To calculate your profit or loss. your account is “short. Open positions are marked to market (the most recent day’s settlement price). your account is “long. You can also increase your position or reverse and go short 10 contracts by selling 20. You do not realize a profit or loss until you liquidate your position. © 2013-14 CME Group. you should use the criteria specific for each commodity. All rights reserved .

A Stop order is a resting order used to initiate or offset a position at a specific price level. Stop Order ( X ) .Challenge Specifications Order Types Market Order (MKT) – The order is submitted without a price. however the order may not be filled at the exact price selected. All rights reserved . Buy Limit orders should be entered below the current market. Sell Limit orders should be entered above the current market. © 2013-14 CME Group. Limit Order – The order is submitted with a specific price limit. A Stop order becomes a Market order when the market reaches the stated price level. A Market order is executed immediately at the current market price. You will be filled at the stated price limit. Buy Stop orders should be entered above the current market. Sell Stop orders should be entered below the current market.

All rights reserved . © 2013-14 CME Group.Challenge Specifications How are your orders filled? • Market orders are filled immediately at the last traded price. • Limit orders are filled when the market trades at the limit price. • Stop orders are filled when the market trades at the stop price.

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CME. and should not be considered investment advice or the results of actual market experience. KCBT and Kansas City Board of Trade are trademarks of The Board of Trade of Kansas City. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. whose determinations regarding such will be deemed final and binding to the participants. The information within this presentation has been compiled by CME Group for general purposes only. Inc. Inc. Missouri.cmegroup. Rules are subject to change without any notice. CBOT and the Chicago Board of Trade are trademarks of the Board of Trade of the City of Chicago. KCBOT. used for explanation purposes only. regulations. contest decisions and participation requirements are determined by CME Group Inc. Additionally. CME Group assumes no responsibility for any errors or omissions. It is the team leader’s responsibility to share all of the information within this presentation with all team members to ensure all participating parties are aware of the competition rules. Further information about CME Group (NASDAQ: CME) and its products can be found at www. Globex and Chicago Mercantile Exchange are trademarks of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. COMEX is a trademark of Commodity Exchange. all examples in this presentation are hypothetical situations. Inc. © 2013-14 CME Group..com. All rights reserved . Although every attempt has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information within this presentation. New York Mercantile Exchange and ClearPort are registered trademarks of New York Mercantile Exchange.Disclaimer – CME Group is a trademark of CME Group Inc. The Globe Logo. All rules. regulations and requirements. Inc. NYMEX.

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