Amendments to Rule 12.69 - with respect to the Settlement Value, Payout Criteria, and Reporting Level for Nonfarm Payroll Binary Contracts


Pursuant to Commission Regulation §40.6(a), the HedgeStreet Rule and Instrument Committees have approved amendments to the current Nonfarm Payroll Binary Contracts, represented by the single rule referenced above. HedgeStreet is increasing the maximum Settlement Value for such Contracts to $100. As a result, HedgeStreet is also amending i) the Payout Criteria and ii) the reporting level for these Contracts.

These rule amendments were made effective at the start of business on Monday, July 10, 2006. Click here to view the rule amendments.

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