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CME Group launches ether reference rate service
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CME Group launches ether reference rate service

CME Group said it has introduced the CME CF ether-dollar reference rate in partnership with crypto-trading platform Crypto Facilities Ltd to provide real-time ether price in dollars. Specifically, the CME CF Ether-Dollar Reference Rate (Ether Reference Rate), will provide a daily benchmark price in U.S. dollars at 4 pm London […]

CME acquires NEX Group for
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CME acquires NEX Group for

World’s largest futures exchange, CME Group Inc., and NEX Group plc have reached an agreement in which CME Group will acquire NEX in a transaction valued at £10 per share. The acquisition according to CME Group is consisting of 500 pence in cash and 0.0444 CME Group shares (based on […]

CME Group set to launch Bitcoin futures
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CME Group set to launch Bitcoin futures

CME Group announced it intends to launch bitcoin futures in the fourth quarter of 2017, pending all relevant regulatory review periods. The new contract will be cash-settled, based on the CME CF Bitcoin Reference Rate (BRR) which serves as a once-a-day reference rate of the U.S. dollar price of bitcoin. […]

CME Group, JPX launch TOPIX futures contract
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CME Group, JPX launch TOPIX futures contract

America’s CME Group and the Japan Exchange Group have launched Japanese Yen-denominated TOPIX- Tokyo Stock Price Index futures contracts to begin trading on CME Globex by Q1 2018, pending all relevant regulatory review periods. This new financially-settled TOPIX futures contract will be listed with and subject to the rules and […]