IntercontinentalExchange Announces Hurricane Sandy Market Update
ATLANTA, Oct. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- IntercontinentalExchange, Inc. (NYSE: ICE), a leading operator of global markets and clearing houses, announced that due to U.S. equity and equity option markets remaining closed tomorrow, ICE's Russell equity index futures and options markets will open at 8 p.m. ET tonight and close at 9:15 a.m. ET on Tuesday, October 30.
Additionally, based on the announced closure of the U.S. fixed income markets, ICE Clear Credit will be closed on October 30.
All other ICE markets and clearing houses will remain open and follow regular market hours, including ICE Clear Europe for CDS clearing.
Updates will be available on the ICE website at: https://www.theice.com/market_status.jhtml.
IntercontinentalExchange (NYSE: ICE) is a leading operator of regulated futures exchanges and over-the-counter markets for agricultural, credit, currency, emissions, energy and equity index contracts. ICE Futures Europe hosts trade in half of the world's crude and refined oil futures. ICE Futures U.S. and ICE Futures Canada list agricultural, currencies and Russell Index markets. ICE is also a leading operator of central clearing services for the futures and over-the-counter markets, with five regulated clearing houses across North America and Europe. ICE serves customers in more than 70 countries. www.theice.com
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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 additional 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, 2011, as filed with the SEC on February 8, 2012, and ICE's Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended June 30, 2012, as filed with the SEC on August 1, 2012.
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