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CME Group Inc (CME.OQ)

CME.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

CME Group And Crypto Facilities Launch Ether Reference Rate, Ether Real Time Index
Monday, 14 May 2018 

May 14 (Reuters) - CME Group Inc ::CME GROUP AND CRYPTO FACILITIES LAUNCH ETHER REFERENCE RATE AND ETHER REAL TIME INDEX.  Full Article

CME Group Reports Q1 Adjusted Earnings Per Share $1.86
Thursday, 26 Apr 2018 

April 26 (Reuters) - CME Group Inc ::. REPORTS RECORD FIRST-QUARTER 2018 FINANCIAL RESULTS.Q1 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.86.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.76.Q1 REVENUE $1.1 BILLION.FIRST-QUARTER 2018 AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME WAS 22.2 MILLION CONTRACTS, UP 30 PERCENT COMPARED WITH FIRST-QUARTER 2017.QTRLY MARKET DATA REVENUE WAS $95 MILLION, DOWN 2 PERCENT COMPARED WITH Q1 LAST YEAR.QTRLY CLEARING AND TRANSACTION FEE REVENUE WAS $974 MILLION, UP 23 PERCENT COMPARED WITH FIRST-QUARTER 2017.FIRST-QUARTER 2018 TOTAL AVERAGE RATE PER CONTRACT WAS $0.706, COMPARED WITH $0.736 IN FOURTH-QUARTER 2017.QTRLY TOTAL REVENUES $1,109.0 MILLION VERSUS $929.3 MILLION.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.85, REVENUE VIEW $1.12 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

CME Group Qtrly Options Volume Contracts Per Day Up 31 Pct
Tuesday, 3 Apr 2018 

April 3 (Reuters) - CME Group Inc ::CME GROUP REACHES HIGHEST-EVER QUARTERLY AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME OF 22.2 MILLION CONTRACTS FOR FIRST-QUARTER 2018.QUARTERLY ADV OF 22.2 MILLION CONTRACTS, UP 30 PERCENT.QTRLY OPTIONS VOLUME CONTRACTS PER DAY UP 31 PERCENT.  Full Article

CME Group Inc To Acquire NEX Group plc
Thursday, 29 Mar 2018 

March 29 (Reuters) - CME Group Inc ::OFFER FOR NEX GROUP PLC.CME AND NEX HAVE REACHED AGREEMENT ON TERMS OF A RECOMMENDED ACQUISITION WHEREBY ENTIRE ISSUED AND TO BE ISSUED SHARE CAPITAL OF NEX​.‍UNDER TERMS OF ACQUISITION, NEX SHAREHOLDERS WILL BE ENTITLED TO RECEIVE: FOR EACH NEX SHARE 500 PENCE IN CASH AND 0.0444 NEW CME SHARES​.‍CME BOARD BELIEVES THERE IS A COMPELLING STRATEGIC AND FINANCIAL RATIONALE FOR UNDERTAKING ACQUISITION​.‍CME BOARD EXPECTS ACQUISITION TO GENERATE RUN RATE COST SYNERGIES OF $200 MILLION, WHICH ARE ANTICIPATED TO BE FULLY ACHIEVED BY END OF 2021​.‍IN ADDITION TO EXPECTED COST SYNERGIES, THERE ARE ANTICIPATED TO BE COMPELLING REVENUE GROWTH​.‍NEX'S HEADQUARTERS WILL BE COMBINED WITH CME'S, AND COMBINED COMPANY'S HEADQUARTERS WILL BE LOCATED AT CME'S HEAD OFFICE IN CHICAGO​.  Full Article

NEX Says Receives Takeover Approach From CME At 10 Pounds Per Share
Wednesday, 28 Mar 2018 

March 28 (Reuters) - NEX Group Plc ::STATEMENT RE PRESS SPECULATION.CONFIRMS HAS RECEIVED NON-BINDING PROPOSAL FROM CME GROUP INC REGARDING A POTENTIAL ACQUISITION OF NEX AT A PRICE OF £10 PER SHARE.‍DISCUSSIONS ARE AT AN ADVANCED STAGE; THERE CAN BE NO CERTAINTY THAT AN OFFER FOR NEX WILL BE MADE, NOR AS TO TERMS OF ANY OFFER​.  Full Article

CME said to near accord on $5.7 bln takeover of Nex - Bloomberg
Wednesday, 28 Mar 2018 

March 28 (Reuters) - :CME IS SAID TO NEAR ACCORD ON $5.7 BILLION TAKEOVER OF NEX - BLOOMBERG, CITING SOURCES.  Full Article

CME Says ‍Working With NEX To Determine Whether Firm Offer Can Be Made​
Friday, 16 Mar 2018 

March 16 (Reuters) - CME Group Inc ::‍CME AND NEX CURRENTLY ARE WORKING TOGETHER TO ALLOW CME TO COMPLETE DUE DILIGENCE ​.STATEMENT RE POSSIBLE OFFER.‍CME AND NEX CURRENTLY ARE WORKING TOGETHER TO DETERMINE WHETHER A FIRM OFFER CAN BE MADE​.‍CME IS REQUIRED, BY NOT LATER THAN 5.00 P.M. ON APRIL 12, 2018, TO EITHER ANNOUNCE A FIRM INTENTION TO MAKE AN OFFER OR NOT​.  Full Article

CME Considers Bidding For Michael Spencer's NEX Group - Bloomberg
Thursday, 15 Mar 2018 

March 15 (Reuters) - CME Group Inc ::CME CONSIDERS BIDDING FOR MICHAEL SPENCER'S NEX GROUP - BLOOMBERG, CITING SOURCES ‍​.CME AND NEX GROUP HAVE HELD PRELIMINARY TALKS ABOUT A POSSIBLE DEAL - BLOOMBERG, CITING SOURCES ‍​.  Full Article

CME Group Reaches Highest-Ever Monthly Volume Of 27.3 Million Contracts For February 2018
Friday, 2 Mar 2018 

March 2 (Reuters) - Cme Group Inc ::CME GROUP REACHES HIGHEST-EVER MONTHLY VOLUME OF 27.3 MILLION CONTRACTS FOR FEBRUARY 2018.CME GROUP INC - ‍FEBRUARY 2018 E-MINI DOW FUTURES ADV, UP 181 PERCENT TO 348,000 CONTRACTS​.CME GROUP INC - ‍ EQUITY INDEX VOLUME AVERAGED 4.9 MILLION CONTRACTS PER DAY IN FEB 2018, UP 93 PERCENT FROM FEB 2017​.CME GROUP INC - ‍OPTIONS VOLUME AVERAGED 6.1 MILLION CONTRACTS PER DAY IN FEBRUARY 2018, UP 59 PERCENT FROM FEBRUARY 2017​.CME GROUP INC - ‍ ENERGY VOLUME AVERAGED 2.8 MILLION CONTRACTS PER DAY IN FEB 2018, UP 13 PERCENT FROM FEB 2017​.CME GROUP INC - ‍METALS VOLUME AVERAGED 690,000 CONTRACTS PER DAY IN FEBRUARY 2018, UP 32 PERCENT FROM FEBRUARY 2017​.  Full Article

CME Group Says CEO Reports Open Market Sale Of 20,000 Shares Of Co
Thursday, 8 Feb 2018 

Feb 8 (Reuters) - Cme Group Inc ::CME GROUP SAYS CEO TERRENCE DUFFY REPORTS OPEN MARKET SALE OF 20,000 SHARES OF COMMON STOCK AT AVERAGE PRICE OF $151.66/SHARE ON FEB 6 - SEC FILING.  Full Article

U.S. beef packer margins soar as cattle prices fall

CHICAGO, May 23 U.S. beef packers including Tyson Foods Inc and Cargill Inc are racking up historically high margins, thanks to slumping cattle prices amid a supply glut and as Americans turn to beef for their backyard summer barbecues.