OneChicago Lists Single Stock Futures

October 30, 2002 ( - OneChicago, LLC has detailed the first single stock futures to be traded at its November 8 launch.

The initial product launch, which will trade with December 2002 contracts as the front month, include:

Bank of America Corp., Best Buy Co. Inc., Brocade Communications Systems Inc., Citigroup, Dell Computer, Exxon Mobil Corp., General Electric, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Hewlett Packard, Home Depot Inc., Johnson & Johnson and JP Morgan Chase & Co.

The list also includes Merck & Co. Inc., Microsoft Corp., Nokia Corp. ADR, Oracle Corp., Philip Morris, Qualcomm Inc., SBC Communications Inc., Schlumberger Ltd., and VERITAS Software Corp.

OneChicago also unveiled additional single stock futures available for trading in the weeks following the launch.

They include: 3M, Alcoa Inc., Altera Corp.,   Boeing Co., Caterpillar, Disney Co., Dupont, Eastman Kodak, Honeywell Int’l Inc. , International Paper Co., Maxim Integrated Products Inc., McDonald’s Corp., San Disk Corp. and United Technologies Corp..

OneChicago is a joint venture of the Chicago Board Options Exchange, Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc., and the Chicago Board of Trade


Trading hours are from 9:15 a.m. to 4:02 p.m. Eastern time.