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CME Group Inc (CME.OQ)

CME.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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NYMEX to amend NY Harbor ULSD and RBOB Gasoline Futures: CME Group
Friday, 3 Mar 2017 01:45pm EST 

CME Group : CME Group says effective March 26, for trade date March 27, and pending approval, New York Mercantile Exchange Inc. (NYMEX) will amend rules 150101. and 190101. of the NY Harbor ULSD Futures and RBOB Gasoline Futures contracts respectively . CME Group says NYMEX is inserting language within the contracts' product chapters to address the exchange's actions in the event the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issues a temporary waiver which impacts fuel standards at NYMEX-approved terminals in the New York Harbor (Reporting by Vijaykumar Vedala in Bengaluru) ((BLRCEEditorial@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

CME Group increases dividend by 10 percent
Wednesday, 8 Feb 2017 05:50pm EST 

CME Group Inc : CME group increases dividend by 10 percent .Increases quarterly dividend by 10 percent to $0.66per share.  Full Article

CME Group CEO on CNBC - Some parts of Dodd-Frank don't need to be changed
Thursday, 2 Feb 2017 10:59am EST 

: CME Group CEO Terry Duffy on CNBC - Some parts of Dodd-Frank don't need to be changed ((Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

CME Group reports Q4 EPS of $1.10
Thursday, 2 Feb 2017 07:00am EST 

Cme Group Inc - : CME Group Inc. Reports strong fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 financial results . Says annual average daily volume reached a 15.6 million contracts in 2016 . Says fourth-quarter 2016 volume averaged 16.3 million contracts per day, up 24 percent versus fourth-quarter 2015 . Fourth-Quarter 2016 total average rate per contract was $0.731 cents, down from $0.750 in third-quarter 2016 . Says q4 clearing and transaction fee revenue was $769 million, up 13 percent compared with fourth-quarter 2015 . Says fourth-quarter 2016 total average rate per contract was $0.731 cents, down from $0.750 in third-quarter 2016 . Q4 adjusted earnings per share $1.14 . Q4 earnings per share $1.10 . Q4 revenue $913 million . Q4 earnings per share view $1.11 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .Fourth-quarter 2016 average daily volume was 16.3 million contracts, up 24 percent from fourth-quarter 2015.  Full Article

CME Group to pay interest rate of 40 basis points/annum on overall clearing member proprietary initial margin cash balances
Monday, 31 Oct 2016 06:25pm EDT 

CME Group Inc : As of Nov. 14, to move portion of clearing member proprietary initial margin cash balances from existing commercial depositories to Chicago fed . On and after Nov. 14, co to pay interest rate of 40 basis points/annum on overall clearing member proprietary initial margin cash balances .CME spokeswoman says account will hold $1.5 billion to $2 billion of clearing member proprietary initial margin cash balances.  Full Article

CME Group Q3 adj EPS $1.05; avg rate per contract was 75 cents
Thursday, 27 Oct 2016 07:00am EDT 

CME Group Inc : Says third-quarter 2016 average daily volume was 14.3 million contracts, flat compared with an exceptionally strong third-quarter 2015 . Qtrly clearing and transaction fee revenue was $704 million, down 2 percent compared with third-quarter 2015 . Qtrly third-quarter 2016 total average rate per contract was 75.0 cents, down from 78.2 cents in second-quarter 2016 . Qtrly market data revenue was $101 million, up 2 percent compared with q3 last year . Cme group inc - third-quarter 2016 average daily volume was 14.3 million contracts, flat compared with an exceptionally strong third-quarter 2015 . Cme group inc. Reports strong third-quarter 2016 financial results . Q3 adjusted earnings per share $1.05 . Q3 earnings per share $1.39 . Q3 revenue $842 million . Q3 earnings per share view $1.04 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .CME group inc - third-quarter 2016 total average rate per contract was 75.0 cents, down from 78.2 cents in second-quarter 2016.  Full Article

CME Group Q2 adjusted earnings per share $1.14
Thursday, 28 Jul 2016 07:00am EDT 

CME Group Inc : Second-Quarter 2016 average daily volume was 15.1 million contracts, up 13 percent from second-quarter 2015 . Qtrly clearing and transaction fee revenue was $768 million, up 13 percent compared with second-quarter 2015 . Qtrly market data revenue was $103 million, up slightly compared with q2 last year. . Q2 earnings per share view $1.11, revenue view $911.9 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Second-Quarter 2016 total average rate per contract was 78.2 cents, up from 75.6 cents in first-quarter 2016 . Quarter 2016 financial results . Q2 adjusted earnings per share $1.14 . Q2 earnings per share $0.95 . Q2 revenue $906 million . Q2 earnings per share view $1.11 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Q2 market data revenue was $103 million, up slightly compared with q2 last year .Second-Quarter 2016 total average rate per contract was 78.2 cents, up from 75.6 cents in first-quarter 2016.  Full Article

BM&F Bovespa SA Bolsa de Valores Mercadorias e Futuros sells its stake in CME Group Inc
Friday, 8 Apr 2016 07:33am EDT 

BM&F Bovespa SA Bolsa de Valores Mercadorias e Futuros:Says it has sold its entire stake of 4 percent in CME Group Inc, corresponding to 13.6 million common shares of Class A.Says that sale is aimed at raising funds to meet the company's needs in context of proposed business combination with CETIP SA - Mercados Organizados.Says the company and CME Group Inc will keep working together on development and cross listing of products and will maintain technological cooperation.  Full Article

CME Group Inc - GFI shareholders may pursue lawsuit over aborted merger -judge - Reuters
Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016 03:24pm EST 

CME Group Inc:Shareholders of the former GFI Group Inc may pursue a lawsuit accusing two top executives of fraudulently causing them to sell their stock prematurely as part of a plan to take the firm's main brokerage unit private, a federal judge ruled on Tuesday. - RTRS.U.S. District Judge William Pauley in Manhattan said former GFI Chairman Michael Gooch, former Chief Executive Colin Heffron and the company must face claims of improperly touting its sale to CME Group while spurning a more shareholder-friendly bid from Howard Lutnick's BGC Partners.CME had agreed on July 30, 2014, to buy GFI for $4.55 per share, a 46 percent premium at the time, with the intent of keeping some units and spinning off the wholesale brokerage to a group led by GFI management.But GFI became the target six weeks later of a $5.25-per-share hostile takeover from BGC, prompting a bidding war that ended with New York-based BGC agreeing in a tender offer to pay $6.10 per share.GFI shareholders led by Benjamin Gross, who sought class-action status, claimed they missed the initial run-up by selling their shares during the six-week period, having been led to believe the original CME bid would not be topped.BGC and a lawyer for GFI Group did not immediately respond to requests for comment. Tariq Mundiya, a lawyer for Gooch and Heffron, declined to comment.  Full Article

CME Group Inc. Declares Annual Variable Dividend of $2.90 per Share
Wednesday, 9 Dec 2015 06:36pm EST 

CME Group Inc:declared its annual variable dividend, amounting to $2.90 per share.The dividend is payable January 12, 2016, to shareholders of record on December 28, 2015.Annual variable dividend of $2.90 per share to be paid in January 2016 totals approximately $977 million.  Full Article

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