CBOT Contacts Several Firms in Attempt to Jump-Start Interest

Fine, Jacob
August 2004
Bond Buyer;8/27/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31957, p6
Trade Publication
Reports that the Chicago Board of Trade has contacted in August 2004 some firms about becoming market makers on an electronic platform for the contract. Move to bolster usage of the municipal bond futures contract; Use of the electronic trading platform to generate for interest for the product; Implications on municipal bond futures.


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