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March 31, 2017

RCG Client Notifications:

Please be aware that the Contracts listed below, last trade date is today 03/31/2017. A last trade date delivery risk management fee of $200.00 may be assessed to any account holding or initiating new trades of deliverable products on the last trade day. If you are planning on making delivery, (including Hedge accounts), please notify us 3 days prior to the last trade day , per exchange rules so we can assess your ability to do so.

Please do not trade in an expiring contract.

Last trade day: Friday, March 31,2017
March CBOT 2 - 3 - 5 YEAR T-NOTE

Please be aware that the Contracts listed below, last trade date is Wednesday 04/05/2017. Please roll or liquidate your positions no later than the close of business on Tuesday 04/04/2017 to avoid RCG’s last trade date delivery risk management fee of $200.00. This fee may be assessed to any account holding or initiating new trades of deliverable products on the last trade day. If you are planning on making delivery, (including Hedge accounts), please notify us 3 days prior to the last trade day , per exchange rules so we can assess your ability to do so.

Please do not trade in an expiring contract.

Last trade day: Wednesday, April 05, 2017
APRIL 2017 CBOT ETHANHOL

712.B. Registration of Warehouse Receipts and Shipping Certificates
(2) No notice of intention to deliver a certificate shall be tendered to the Clearing House unless said certificate is registered and in possession of the clearing member tendering the notice or unless a shipping certificate is registered and outstanding. When a notice of intention to deliver a certificate has been tendered to the Clearing House, said certificate shall be considered to be “outstanding” until its registration is cancelled.
(3) From his own records, the Registrar shall maintain a current record of the number of receipts and certificates that are registered and shall be responsible for posting this record on the Exchange website. The record shall not include any receipts or certificates that have been declared withdrawn.

716. DUTIES OF CLEARING MEMBERS
Prior to the last day of trading in a physically delivered contract, each clearing member shall be responsible for assessing the account owner’s ability to make or take delivery for each account on its books with open positions in the expiring contract. Absent satisfactory information from the account owner, the clearing member is responsible for ensuring that the open positions are liquidated in an orderly manner prior to the expiration of trading.

Please note that RCG reserves the right to liquidate positions. Also note that it is the responsibility of the account manager or account holder to be aware of futures contracts that are going into delivery or expiration.

NOTICES FROM CME GROUP

Please be advised of the CME Group’s Globex Notices in the link below.

A few highlights below:
-Starting Sunday, April 2, CME will expand the listing of Live Cattle TAS futures and Lean Hog TAS futures.
-CME will continue rolling at Market By Order.

As of today, CME Direct is the only platform that will offer the ability to see queue position. Please contact RCG eHelp if you have any questions about how each ISV is handling MBO. The full rollout schedule for MBO can be found below.

The full CME Globex Notice can be found here:
http://www.cmegroup.com/notices/electronic-trading/2017/03/20170327.html

The full rollout schedule for MBO can be found here:
http://www.cmegroup.com/confluence/display/EPICSANDBOX/Market+by+Order#MarketbyOrder-KeyEventsandDates

Get Ready for a Great Return - The Russell 2000 Returns to CME Group July 10

Get ready for E-mini Russell 2000® Index futures and options, returning to CME Group on July 10, 2017.

The launch of E-mini Russell 2000 futures and options will round out our benchmark U.S. index contracts and offer you even more ways to manage risk and tap into liquidity.

-More products: E-mini Russell 2000 futures and options, as well as E-mini Russell 2000 Growth and Value futures
-More ways to trade: via the CLOB, block trades, BTIC and EFPs
-More capital efficiencies: potential margin offsets against other equity index products and potentially lower all-in costs compared to ETFs

DETAILS: http://www.cmegroup.com/campaigns/russell-2000.html