Video – CME’s Duffy focused on NYMEX deal

By Reuters Staff
May 5, 2008

The marriage of the CME and CBOT in 2007 appears to be going smoothly but will it’s acquisition of the NYMEX follow the same path?Nearly a year after the CME’s marriage with the CBOT it appears the deal is working. But will it continue to impress as trading volume could potentially decline? Only time will tell. CME Group Chairman Terry Duffy says his focus right now is ensuring the NYMEX offer goes as smoothly as the deal with its crosstown rival.

Ruben Ramirez reports from Chicago.

Speaker: Terence Duffy, Chairman, CME Group

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