IntercontinentalExchange Sets New Daily Record for ICE NYH RBOB Futures
ATLANTA, Feb. 8, 2013
ATLANTA, Feb. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --IntercontinentalExchange (NYSE: ICE), a
leading operator of global markets and clearing houses, reported record daily
volume in the ICE NYH RBOB Gasoline futures contract. ICE NYH RBOB Gasoline
futures traded 29,559 contracts on Feb. 7. The new record is more than 10,000
above the previous daily record of 18,832 contracts on June 26, 2012.
Additionally, ICE Brent Crude futures and ICE WTI Crude options both set open
interest records on Feb. 7 of 1,535,748 and 737,719 contractsrespectively.
ICE NYH RBOB Gasoline futures trade 22 hours a day, from 8 p.m. through 6 p.m.
Eastern time the next day, and from 1 a.m. through 11 p.m. London time. The
contract is sized at 42,000 gallons and priced in U.S. dollars and cents per
gallon. It trades for 12 consecutive months at a time and is based on
Reformulated Gasoline Blendstock for Oxygenate Blending for delivery in New
IntercontinentalExchange (NYSE: ICE) is a leading operator of regulated
exchanges and clearing houses serving the risk management needs of global
markets for agricultural, credit, currency, emissions, energy and equity index
products. ICE serves customers in more than 70 countries. www.theice.com
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 Clear
Credit, 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 https://www.theice.com/terms.jhtml
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, 2012, as
filed with the SEC on February 6, 2013.
Contact: Media, Brookly McLaughlin, Communications Director, +1-312-836-6728,
email@example.com; Investor, Kelly Loeffler, VP Investor Relations
& Corp. Communications, +1-770-857-4726, firstname.lastname@example.org
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.