Exchange of the Year, Asia: CME Group’s Nymex Exchange

Exchange of the Year, Asia: CME Group’s Nymex Exchange

Energy Risk - Asia Awards 2012

Chicago-based CME Group’s Nymex Exchange has scooped the Exchange of the Year in our 2012 Asia awards for demonstrating determination and increased focus on the Asian region this year. Of particular note is the launch of a raft of new Asia-specific cleared swaps and an increase in its stake in the Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME).

The exchange doubled its stake in the nascent DME to 50% in February as part of a broader equity restructuring of the bourse.

This is considered by many as a shrewd mov