Price Limit and Margin for October 2007

2007.9.26

Margins and price limits to be applied for the trades in October 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 Oct 2007 75,000 37,500 - - 0.3 1.0
Nov 2007-
Apr 2008
75,000 - - 10.0
Gold
(Standard)
Oct 2007 90,000 45,000 - - 3 8
Dec 2007-
Oct 2008
90,000 - - 120
Gold
(Mini)
Oct 2007 12,000 - - - 3 8
Dec 2007-
Apr 2008
12,000 - - 120
Gold
(Options)
All other series 45,000
- - 120 3 8
Silver Oct 2007 81,000 40,500 - - 0.7 2.0
Dec 2007-
Oct 2008
81,000 - - 18.0
Platinum Oct 2007 75,000 75,000 - - 3 10
Dec 2007-
Oct 2008
75,000 - - 100
Palladium Oct 2007 45,000 45,000 - - 3 10
Dec 2007-
Oct 2008
45,000 - - 60
Crude Oil Oct 2007 135,000 - - - 30 200
Nov 2007-
Mar 2008
135,000 - - 2,700
Gasoline Nov 2007 135,000 67,500 - - 30 200
Dec 2007-
May 2008
135,000 - - 2,700
Kerosene Nov 2007 135,000 67,500 - - 30 200
Dec 2007-
May 2008
135,000 - - 2,700
Aluminum Oct 2007 60,000 30,000 - - 0.5 1.2

8.0
Dec 2007-
Oct 2008
60,000 - -

*1 Initial : Maintenance Amount for Initial Clearing Margin
*2 Spot Month : Spot Month Additional Clearing Margin
*3 Extraordinary : Extraordinary Clearing Margin
*4 EPR : Executable Price Range
*5 RP: Reference Price
*6 WPR: Warning Point Range

<Spot Month Additional Clearing Margin>
* For the November 2007 contract of Rubber, Spot Month Additional Clearing Margins (JPY 37,500) shall be required on and after October 26, 2007.
* For the December 2007 contracts of Gold (except Gold Mini and Gold options), Silver, Platinum and Palladium, Spot Month Additional Clearing Margins (the same amounts required for October 2007 for each commodity) shall be required on and after October 29, 2007.
* For the December 2007 contract of Gasoline and Kerosene, Spot Month Additional Clearing Margins (JPY 67,500) shall be required on and after October 26, 2007.
* For the December 2007contract of Aluminum, Spot Month Additional Clearing Margin (the same amount required for October 2007) shall be required on and after October 29,2007.

<Price Limit>
* No price limit will be imposed on and after October 26, 2007 for the November 2007 contract of Rubber, as well as for the December 2007 contracts of Gasoline and Kerosene, and on and after October 29, 2007 for the December 2007 contracts of Gold, Silver, Platinum, Palladium and Aluminum.

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