Price Limit and Margin for January 2007

2006.12.27

Margins and price limits to be applied for the trades in January 2007 are as follows: (Unit: JPY)

Commodity Contract Month Initial*1 Spot Month*2 Extra-ordinary*3 Price Limit EPR*4
(+/-RP*5)
WPR*6 (+/-
R P*5)
Rubber Jan 2007 75,000 37,500 - - 0.3 1.0
Feb 2007-
Jul 2007
75,000 - - 10.0
Gold Feb 2007 90,000 45,000 - - 3 8
Apr 2007-
Dec 2007
90,000 - - 60
Gold Options All series
45,000 - - 60 3 8
Silver Feb 2007 162,000 81,000 - - 0.7 2.0
Apr 2007-
Aug 2007
162,000 - - 18.0
Oct 2007-
Dec 2007
81,000 - -
Platinum Feb 2007 75,000 75,000 - - 3 10
Apr 2007-
Dec 2007
75,000 - - 100
Palladium Feb 2007 45,000 45,000 - - 3 10
Apr 2007-
Dec 2007
45,000 - - 60
Crude Oil Jan 2007 90,000 - - - 30 200
Feb 2007-
Jun 2007
90,000 - - 1,200
Gasoline Feb 2007 135,000 67,500 - - 30 200
Mar 2007- Aug 2007 135,000 - - 1,800
Kerosene Feb 2007 135,000 67,500 - - 30 200
Mar 2007- Aug 2007 135,000 - - 1,800
Aluminum Feb 2007 120,000 60,000 - - 0.5 1.2
Apr 2007-
Aug 2007
120,000 - - 8.0
Oct 2007-
Dec 2007
60,000 - -

*1 Initial : Minimum Initial Trading Margin
*2 Spot Month : Spot Month Additional Trading Margin
*3 Extraordinary : Extraordinary Trading Margin
*4 EPR : Executable Price Range
*5 RP: Reference Price
*6 WPR: Warning Point Range

<Spot Month Additional Trading Margin>
* For March 2007 contracts of Gasoline and Kerosene, Spot Month Additional Trading Margins  
 (JPY67,500 for each) shall be required on and after January 26, 2007.
* For the February 2007contract of Rubber, Spot Month Additional Trading Margins (JPY37,500) shall be required on and after January 26, 2007.


 <Price Limit>
* For March 2007 contracts of Gasoline, Kerosene, as well as for the February 2007contract of Rubber, no price limit will be imposed on and afterJanuary 26, 2007.

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