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E-mini Russell 2000® Index Futures and Options Return to CME

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E-mini Russell 2000® Index Futures and Options Return to CME Group July 10

By: CME Group


Beginning July 10, market participants can manage their small cap equity index exposure using E-mini Russell 2000® Index futures and options available at CME and take advantage of the operational and margin efficiency of trading benchmark U.S. equity index products under one roof.


"We're pleased to bring the Russell 2000® index back to CME Group where traders will now be able to access major equity indices on a single platform," said Tim McCourt, CME Group's Global Head of Equities. "Offering these new products at CME Group will provide our customers a more cost-effective opportunity for global exposure using futures and options, with margin offsets of up to 75 percent against the S&P 500, S&P MidCap 400, Nasdaq and Dow Jones indices."


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RISK DISCLAIMER: Trading in futures products entails significant risks of loss which must be understood prior to trading and may not be appropriate for all investors. Past performance of actual trades or strategies cited herein is not necessarily indicative of future performance. The information contained herein is provided to you for information only and believed to be drawn from reliable sources but cannot be guaranteed; Phillip Capital Inc. assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions. The views and opinions expressed in this letter are those of the author and do not reflect the views of Phillip Capital Inc. or its staff.