CME Group announces eurodollar options record
March 18, 2019

CME Group, routinely hailed as the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, says it recorded an all-time eurodollar options open interest record of 55.8 million contracts on March 15, 2019. It says that open interest has continued to grow since reaching the previous record of 52.4 million contracts that was set on March 15 a year earlier. 

"This milestone demonstrates CME Group Eurodollar futures and options are the global benchmark for investors around the world when it comes to managing interest rate risk in today's climate of uncertainty," said Agha Mirza, CME Group Global Head of Interest Rate Products. "We're pleased to offer market participants unsurpassed liquidity, flexibility and diverse trading opportunities across our suite of options products."





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CME Group, routinely hailed as the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, says it recorded an all-time eurodollar options open interest record of 55.8 million contracts on March 15, 2019. It says that open interest has continued to grow since reaching the previous record of 52.4 million contracts that was set on March 15 a year earlier. 

"This milestone demonstrates CME Group Eurodollar futures and options are the global benchmark for investors around the world when it comes to managing interest rate risk in today's climate of uncertainty," said Agha Mirza, CME Group Global Head of Interest Rate Products. "We're pleased to offer market participants unsurpassed liquidity, flexibility and diverse trading opportunities across our suite of options products."



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