Media Alert: CME Group Issues Update About Its New York Trading Floor

    Media Alert: CME Group Issues Update About Its New York Trading Floor

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Oct. 28, 2012

NEW YORK, Oct. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --CME Group, the world's leading and
most diverse derivatives marketplace issued the following notice today.

New York City has issued a mandatory evacuation of Zone A, which includes CME
Group's NYMEX World Headquarters and New York trading floor. As a result, the
New York trading floor will be closed on Monday, October 29. We will open all
of our electronic markets at their regularly scheduled times on CME Globex and
CME ClearPort, our online electronic platforms. We will continue to update as additional information becomes available.

About CME Group
As the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group
( is where the world comes to manage risk. CME Group
exchanges offer 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 commodities, metals, weather
and real estate.CME Group brings buyers and sellers together through its CME
Globex^® electronic trading platform and its trading facilities in New York
and Chicago. CME Group also operates CME Clearing, one of the world's leading
central counterparty clearing providers, which offers clearing and settlement
services across asset classes for exchange-traded contracts and
over-the-counter derivatives transactions. These products and services ensure
that businesses everywhere can substantially mitigate counterparty credit

CME Group is a trademark of CME Group Inc. The Globe Logo, CME, Globex and
Chicago Mercantile Exchange are trademarks of Chicago Mercantile Exchange
Inc. CBOT and the Chicago Board of Trade are trademarks of the Board of Trade
of the City of Chicago, Inc. NYMEX, New York Mercantile Exchange and
ClearPort are registered trademarks of New York Mercantile Exchange, Inc.
COMEX is a trademark of Commodity Exchange, Inc. All other trademarks are the
property of their respective owners. Further information about CME Group
(NASDAQ: CME) and its products can be found at



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Investor Contact, John Peschier, +1-312-930-8491,
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