IntercontinentalExchange Market Update; All Markets and Clearing Operations Open Wednesday, Oct. 31

 IntercontinentalExchange Market Update; All Markets and Clearing Operations
                           Open Wednesday, Oct. 31

PR Newswire

ATLANTA, Oct. 30, 2012

ATLANTA, Oct. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --IntercontinentalExchange, Inc. (NYSE:
ICE), a leading operator of global markets and clearing houses, announced
today that the Russell equity index futures and options markets will open
tonight at 8 p.m. ET and proceed with regular hours. ICE's clearing houses,
including North American CDS clearing house ICE Clear Credit, will be open
tomorrow, Wednesday, October 31 and follow regular hours.

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Access to ICE trading facilities at One North End Avenue will open upon
lifting of the Evacuation Order for Zone A in New York.

All other ICE markets and clearing houses remain open and will continue to
follow regular hours.

About IntercontinentalExchange

IntercontinentalExchange (NYSE: ICE) is a leading operator of regulated
futures exchanges and over-the-counter markets for agricultural, credit,
currency, emissions, energy and equity index contracts. ICE Futures Europe
hosts trade in half of the world's crude and refined oil futures. ICE Futures
U.S. and ICE Futures Canada list agricultural, currencies and Russell Index
markets. ICE is also a leading operator of central clearing services for the
futures and over-the-counter markets, with five regulated clearing houses
across North America and Europe. ICE serves customers in more than 70

The following are trademarks of IntercontinentalExchange, Inc. and/or its
affiliated companies: IntercontinentalExchange, ICE, ICE and block design, ICE
Futures Europe, ICE Clear Europe, ICE Clear Canada, ICE Clear US, ICE Futures
U.S., and ICE OTC. All other trademarks are the property of their respective
owners. For more information regarding registered trademarks owned by
IntercontinentalExchange, Inc. and/or its affiliated companies, see

Safe Harbor Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of
1995 - Statements in this press release regarding IntercontinentalExchange's
business that are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements" that
involve risks and uncertainties. For a discussion of additional risks and
uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ from those contained
in the forward-looking statements, see ICE's Securities and Exchange
Commission (SEC) filings, including, but not limited to, the risk factors in
ICE's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011, as
filed with the SEC on February 8, 2012, and ICE's Quarterly Report on Form
10-Q for the quarter ended June 30, 2012, as filed with the SEC on August 1,


SOURCE IntercontinentalExchange, Inc.

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