CME extends comment period again on livestock contract changes

New deadline for industry feedback set for April 4.

On Feb. 19, 2016, CME Group opened a public comment period concerning a possible amendment to the live cattle futures rules that would add a seasonal $1.50/cwt. discount on deliveries tendered to Worthing, S.D., during an October futures contract month.

An extension was granted initially to move the deadline for submitting comments to March 21, 2016. After receiving further industry feedback that more time is needed to complete independent studies and reviews of the topic prior to

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