Certain Changes to the Binary Federal Funds Contracts, Re-listing Effective on March 22, 2007.
Pursuant to Section 5c(c)(1) of the Commodity Exchange Act, and Commission Regulation §40.6(a), the HedgeStreet Rule and Instrument Committees have approved the re-listing of the Binary Federal Funds Contracts ("Contracts") as defined in HedgeStreet Rule 12.25. In addition, HedgeStreet also a) amended the Payout Criteria for the Contracts; b) changed the Minimum Tick Size for the Contracts from $0.50 to $1.00; and c) amended certain terms and conditions of the Contracts, specifically as they relate to the Last Trading Date and Settlement Date. Lastly, the definition of Rule 12.1(n) was added to accommodate the listing of new Federal Funds Binary "4th meeting" strikes.
These additions/amendments were made effective at the start of business on Thursday, March 22, 2007.
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