TITLE

Chicago Futures Falloff

AUTHOR(S)
Fine, Jacob
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;7/23/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31683, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that a safeguard built into the settlement procedure for the Chicago Board of Trade's (CBOT) municipal futures contract to reduce its price volatility miscarried the settlement reached in June 2003, potentially curtailing efforts of the CBOT to increase its trading volume. Final settlement price for the contract quoted by the CBOT; Basis of the contract's settlement value; Impact of the settlement on traders who had purchased contracts.
ACCESSION #
10341646

 

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