CHICAGO, Dec. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ: CME) today announced that it changed the payment date for its annual variable dividend, amounting to $3.50 per share, to January 16 from the previously announced date of January 15, which is Martin Luther King Day, when banks will be closed. The dividend is payable to shareholders of record as of December 28, 2017.
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