Seeking Expansion, CME Plans to Trade Korean Futures on Globex

Law, Gene
November 2007
Securities Industry News;11/5/2007, Vol. 19 Issue 38, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on a partnership between CME Group and the Korea Exchange (KRX) which will allow Kospi 200 index futures contract to be traded, beginning 2008, on the CME Globex electronic trading platform. Under the partnership agreement, the Kospi 200 will trade on Globex for 5 years. Kospi 200 is a listing South Korea's largest companies.


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