CME Group Announces Treasury Options Trading Volume Record

          CME Group Announces Treasury Options Trading Volume Record

PR Newswire

CHICAGO, Feb. 4, 2013

CHICAGO, Feb. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --CME Group, the world's leading and most
diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced a record in daily trading
volume for its Treasury options complex on Friday, February 1, 2013. These
contracts are listed by and subject to the rules of CBOT.

Total daily volume for Treasury options reached 1,174,227 on February 1,
breaking the previous record of 1,172,710 set on June 8, 2007. This included a
record 639,306 Treasury options executed on CME Globex.

Additional information about CME Group's Treasury complex can be found at:
www.cmegroup.com/ir.

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that businesses everywhere can substantially mitigate counterparty credit
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