CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, announced it set a total open interest record of 123.1 million contracts on March 9, 2017, driven primarily by strong open interest in the interest rates complex. The new record surpassed the previous open interest record of 122.7 million contracts set on Dec. 15, 2016.
CME Group reached a record high in single-day volume with 44,516,949 contracts traded across all asset classes on Nov. 9, 2016, breaking the previous record of 39,567,064 contracts set on Oct. 15, 2014.
CME Group Inc. declared a first-quarter dividend of $0.60 per share, a 20% increase from the prior rate of $0.50 per share. The dividend is payable March 28, 2016, to shareholders of record as of March 10, 2016.
CME Group Inc., the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today declared a fourth-quarter dividend of $0.50 per share, payable December 28, 2015, to shareholders of record as of December 10, 2015.