ELX Electronic Liquidity Exchange Sets System Testing Dates in May

Apr 22, 2009, 10:00 ET from ELX Electronic Liquidity Exchange

NEW YORK, April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- ELX Electronic Liquidity Exchange (ELX) said today it will conduct up to four pre-launch testing sessions in May. The tests are in preparation for the scheduled start of live U.S. Treasury Futures trading on ELX in June, subject to approval by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.

More information may be obtained on ELX's website (www.elxfutures.com) or by emailing info@elxfutures.com.

ELX is built on BGC Partners' eSpeed electronic trading platform, widely used by leading financial institutions for trading multiple assets, including U.S. Treasury cash markets and European government bonds. Clearing and delivery services for ELX are provided by The Options Clearing Corporation.

About ELX

ELX Electronic Liquidity Exchange (ELX) is a fully electronic alternative exchange founded by leading global financial institutions with the goal of bringing the benefits of enhanced speed, liquidity and cost-efficiency to all market participants. For information and news about ELX, visit www.elxfutures.com or email info@elxfutures.com. For information on connectivity options, please visit the ELX Web site or email ISV@elxfutures.com.

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