N2EX launched trading of UK power futures and traded its first contract.
LCH.Clearnet is looking into accepting gold bullion as collateral, following a move by J.P.Morgan which now accept gold as collateral.
Singapore Exchange (SGX) and the London Metal Exchange (LME) launched LME-SGX copper, aluminium and zinc futures to provide retail investors in Asia and beyond easy access to global metals markets.
ICE launched 26 new cleared OTC energy contract for global oil and refined petroleum products, North American power and North American natural gas.
BVMF3 launched cash-settled soybean futures.
Interactive Brokers launched IB Spot Gold and IB UK CFDs through an UK affiliate.
CME Group announced the introduction of three new natural gas futures contracts physically delivered at Pine Prairie Energy Center (PPEC), which is owned by PAA Natural Gas Storage, L.P.