TOCOM Agrees with TGE' s Possible Use of the TOCOM System



Following discussions since August last year, the Board of Directors of the Tokyo Commodity Exchange, Inc. (“TOCOM” or the “Exchange”) decided at the meeting today that is was possible to agree on conditions to allow Tokyo Grain Exchange, Inc. (“TGE”) to use TOCOM’s system and to work towards its realization.

The main conditions are the following:

Should TGE’s Board of Directors agree upon the conditions at their meeting to be held on the same day, we shall move forward in finalizing the details of the system set-up, contract, scheduling etc. with TOCOM, NTT Data Corporation and other relevant parties.