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Monthly Notification , Saxo Bank
26 July 2017

New E-mini Russell 2000 Contract Options on CME

​​​​​On 10 July 2017, the world's largest derivatives marketplace, the CME Group, launched futures and options on the Russell 2000® Index. This Russell index...

​​​​​On 10 July 2017, the world's largest derivatives marketplace, the CME Group, launched futures and options on the Russell 2000® Index. This Russell index offers access to US domestic companies with market capitalization of between 50M-10B.

The respective futures and options have traded on the ICE exchange since 2007 but are now returning to CME. The futures will be listed with quarterly contracts, and the September (RTYU7) and December (RTYZ7) ones are already available through Saxo platforms.