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Monday, February 25, 2013

CME said to approach Deutsche Boerse for merger talks -Bloomberg, (NASDAQ: CME)

CME Group Inc is said to have approached Deutsche Boerse AG to consider merger talks, Bloomberg tweeted on Monday. Shares in Deutsche Boerse surged over 10 percent on news of a possible deal.

CME Group Inc. (CME Group) offers a range of global products across all asset classes based on interest rates, equity indexes, foreign exchange, energy, agricultural commodities, metals, weather and real estate. Shares of CME remained unchanged at $58.31. In the past year, the shares have traded as low as $49.54 and as high as $60.92. On average, 2142700 shares of CME exchange hands on a given day and today's volume is recorded at 0.