Tags:

New York Mercantile Exchange Plans to Open Monday

Sunday, 28 Aug 2011 11:37 AM

 

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX) plans to open for trade Monday, including the open outcry pits at the commodity trading hub in lower Manhattan, a spokesman for parent company CME Group said Sunday.

"At this time, CME Group plans to open all electronic, open outcry and CME ClearPort markets per each product's regular schedule," the spokesman said in an email to Reuters.

The NYMEX building sits by the Hudson River in New York City's evacuation zone. Hurricane Irene was downgraded to a tropical storm as it made landfall in New York on Sunday morning.

New York power utility Consolidated Edison said on Sunday it has not made a final decision on whether to cut power to Lower Manhattan due to storm surges but flooding in the area appeared less severe than some forecasters had expected. (Reporting by David Sheppard; editing by Bill Trott)

© 2014 Thomson/Reuters. All rights reserved.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Retype Email:
Country
Zip Code:
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
You May Also Like

House Republicans Offer $1.5 Billion for Border Control

Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 12:45 PM

Leading Republicans said on Wednesday they believe an extra $1.5 billion is the most Congress should spend through Decem . . .

Marco Rubio: States Should Determine Gay Marriage Laws

Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 09:55 AM

Florida Republican Sen. Marco Rubio hasn't changed his stance on same-sex marriage, despite a judge's decision last week . . .

Obamacare Rulings Have Consumers, Governors Worried

Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 13:55 PM

Two conflicting court decisions on tax credits for Obamacare have millions of consumers worried, along with some Republi . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved