SOURCE: ELX Futures, L.P.

ELX Futures, L.P.

April 19, 2010 11:09 ET

ELX Futures to Launch Eurodollar Futures Contract on June 18, 2010

New Eurodollar Futures Contract to Begin Trading Friday, June 18, 2010

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - April 19, 2010) -  ELX Futures, L.P. (ELX Futures), a fully electronic futures exchange, announced today that it will launch its Eurodollar Futures contract on Friday, June 18, 2010. The Eurodollar Futures contract will join ELX's suite of U.S. Treasury futures products already trading, including the 2, 5 and 10 Year Notes, and the 30 Year and the Ultra Long-Term Bonds.

Neal Wolkoff, Chief Executive Officer of ELX Futures, said, "The upcoming launch of our Eurodollar Futures contract will provide cross margining and broaden our liquid suite of futures contracts, and add new opportunities for market participants to trade Eurodollars in a fully electronic exchange."

ELX Futures will initially list the first two years of the Eurodollar Futures quarterly and serial contracts, corresponding calendar spreads with implieds, one year packs and two year bundles. ELX Eurodollars is available through the ELX System's existing API and FIX interface and is available now for client testing and integration efforts. ELX Eurodollars will be available through our growing list of vendor solutions and market data relationships, which are available on our website: www.elxfutures.com.

About ELX Futures

ELX Futures, L.P. is a fully electronic alternative exchange founded by leading global financial institutions with the goal of bringing the benefits of enhanced speed, liquidity and cost-efficiency to all market participants. For information and news about ELX, visit www.elxfutures.com or email us at info@elxfutures.com.

Contact Information

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    ELX Futures, L.P.
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