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STATISTICS

The recently launched Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) Mexican peso futures contract reached a record volume of 2,073 contracts traded on August 25, officials say. Open interest also hit a record at 12,023 positions that same day. Open interest had surpassed the 10,000 mark two weeks ago, making the peso the fastest growing currency contract in Merc history. "The peso futures contract has outpaced our most optimistic projections," says Jack Sandner, CME chairman. "It heralds a promising st