CME GROUP INC. (NASDAQ:CME) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition

CME GROUP INC. (NASDAQ:CME) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition
Item 2.02.

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Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

The information set forth under “Item 2.02. Results Of Operations and Financial Condition,” including the Exhibit attached hereto, shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.

Attached and incorporated herein by reference as Exhibit 99.1 is a copy of a press release of CME Group Inc. dated February 14, 2019, reporting CME Group Inc.’s financial results for the quarter ended December 31, 2018.

To supplement CME Group’s financial statements on a GAAP basis, the attached press release includes financial measures that are not in accordance with GAAP, consisting of non-GAAP net income and earnings per share. Management believes that the presentation of non-GAAP net income and earnings per share provide important supplemental information to management and investors about financial and business trends relating to CME Group Inc.’s financial condition and results of operations. Management believes that the use of these non-GAAP financial measures provide a better measure of comparability with the Company’s prior financial reports. Management acknowledges that non-GAAP adjustments may include recurring items. These non-GAAP measures should be considered as a supplement to, and not as a substitute for, or superior to, the corresponding measures calculated in accordance with GAAP. to the requirements of Regulation G, CME Group Inc. has included a reconciliation of the non-GAAP financial measures to the most directly comparable GAAP financial measures in the press release.

Item 2.02

Financial Statements and Exhibits.

A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.

EX-99.1 2 exhibit99112312018.htm EXHIBIT 99.1 Exhibit Exhibit 99.1   Media contactInvestor contact Anita Liskey,…
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CME Group Inc. is a provider of products across all major asset classes, based on interest rates, equity indexes, foreign exchange, energy, agricultural commodities and metals. The Company’s products include both exchange-traded and privately negotiated futures and options contracts and swaps. The Company connects buyers and sellers together through its CME Globex electronic trading platform across the globe and its open outcry trading facilities in Chicago and New York City. Its CME Direct technology offers side-by-side trading of exchange-listed and privately negotiated markets. The Company provides clearing and settlement services for exchange-traded contracts, as well as for cleared swaps, and provides regulatory reporting solutions for market participants through its global repository services in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada and Australia. It offers a range of market data services, including live quotes, delayed quotes, market reports and a historical data service.

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