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ICE Futures U.S. Announces Memorial Day Holiday Trading Schedule
May 19, 2008 (08:05 AM EDT)
NEW YORK, May 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ICE Futures U.S.(TM), a wholly- owned subsidiary of IntercontinentalExchange , announced today its 2008 Memorial Day holiday trading schedules:
AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS* DATE OPEN OUTCRY** ELECTRONIC TRADE Friday, May 23 Regular Hours Regular Hours Monday, May 26 Closed Closed * Including RJ/CRB and CCI contracts FINANCIAL PRODUCTS (Currency Pairs - U.S. Dollar Index(R)) DATE OPEN OUTCRY** ELECTRONIC TRADE Friday, May 23 Early Close - 1:00 pm ET Early Close - 4:15 pm ET Monday, May 26 Closed Early Close - 1:00 pm ET STOCK INDEX PRODUCTS (NYSE Composite Index(R) - Russell Indexes) DATE OPEN OUTCRY** ELECTRONIC TRADE Friday, May 23 Regular Hours Early Close - 4:15 pm ET Monday, May 26 Closed Early close - 11:30 am ET ** For those futures and options contracts which continue to trade on the floor.
IntercontinentalExchange(R) www.theice.com is a leading operator of global exchanges and over-the-counter (OTC) markets. ICE offers futures and OTC markets on a single trading platform, including markets for crude oil and refined products, natural gas, power and emissions, as well as agricultural commodities and financial products such as canola, cocoa, coffee, cotton, ethanol, orange juice, wood pulp, sugar, foreign currency and equity index futures and options. ICE(R) conducts its energy futures markets, including the leading oil benchmark contracts, through its London-based exchange, ICE Futures Europe(TM). ICE conducts its global agricultural commodity, foreign exchange and equity index futures markets through its U.S. and Canadian exchanges, ICE Futures U.S.(TM) and ICE Futures Canada(TM), and offers clearing services through ICE Clear U.S.(TM) and ICE Clear Canada(TM). ICE's state-of-the-art electronic trading platform serves market participants in more than 55 countries. ICE is included in the Russell 1000(R) Index and the S&P 500 Index. Headquartered in Atlanta, ICE has offices in Calgary, Chicago, Houston, London, New York, Singapore and Winnipeg. For more information, please visit .
Safe Harbor Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 - Statements in this press release regarding IntercontinentalExchange's business that are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements" that involve risks and uncertainties. For a discussion of such risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking statements, see ICE's Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filings, including, but not limited to, the risk factors in ICE's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2007, as filed with the SEC on February 13, 2008.
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