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Form 8 (DD) - CME GROUP INC

BARCLAYS PLC

FORM 8 (DD)

PUBLIC DEALING DISCLOSURE BY A PARTY TO AN OFFER OR PERSON ACTING IN CONCERT (INCLUDING DEALINGS FOR THE ACCOUNT OF DISCRETIONARY INVESTMENT CLIENTS)

Rules 8.1, 8.2 and 8.4 of the Takeover Code (the “Code”)

1. KEY INFORMATION

(a)   Full name of discloser:   Barclays PLC.
     
(b) Owner or controller of interest and short
  positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):  
(c) Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose CME GROUP INC
  relevant securities this form relates:  
(d) Status of person making the disclosure: CONNECTED TO THE OFFEROR
(e) Date position held/dealing undertaken: 16 April 2018
(f) In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making NO
  disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer?  

2. POSITIONS OF THE PERSON MAKING THE DISCLOSURE

If there are positions or rights to subscribe to disclose in more than one class of relevant securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(c), copy table 2(a) or (b) (as appropriate) for each additional class of relevant security.

(a) Interests and short positions in the relevant securities of the offeror or offeree to which the disclosure relates following the dealing

Class of relevant security:       USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK
Interests   Short Positions
    Number   (%) Number   (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 83,393 0.02% 14,081 0.00%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 197,100 0.06% 309,500 0.09%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 280,493 0.08% 323,581 0.10%

All interests and all short positions should be disclosed.

Details of any open stock-settled derivative positions (including traded options), or agreements to purchase or sell relevant securities, should be given on a Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions).

Details of any securities borrowing and lending positions or financial collateral arrangements should be disclosed on a Supplemental Form 8 (SBL).

(b) Rights to subscribe for new securities (including directors’ and other employee options)

Class of relevant security in relation to which subscription right exists:  
Details, including nature of the rights concerned and relevant percentages:  

3. DEALINGS BY THE PERSON MAKING THE DISCLOSURE

Where there have been dealings in more than one class of relevant securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(c), copy table 3(a), (b), (c) or (d) (as appropriate) for each additional class of relevant security dealt in.

The currency of all prices and other monetary amounts should be stated.

(a) Purchases and sales

(i) Party to an offer or person acting in concert (except for a principal trader in the same group as a connected adviser)

Class of relevant   Purchase/sale   Number of   Price per unit
security   securities  
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 35 165.2400 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 87 164.7699 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 100 164.1200 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 100 164.1900 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 100 165.5400 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 100 164.2000 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 100 164.4600 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 111 164.7225 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 115 165.3581 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 168 164.2142 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 200 165.0600 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 200 164.9400 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 200 165.2800 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 300 164.1933 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 300 165.2833 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 448 164.5053 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 672 164.9992 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 750 165.1413 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 900 164.6691 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 1,100 164.9152 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 1,200 164.6997 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 1,200 165.0362 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 1,300 164.2900 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 1,590 164.0200 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 1,700 164.7810 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 1,757 165.1344 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 1,843 164.8741 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 2,175 164.2153 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 2,327 165.0551 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 3,000 164.6015 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 4,400 164.9268 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 5,269 164.4761 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 8,435 164.4606 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Purchase 18,322 164.6726 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 32 165.2300 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 50 164.6001 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 100 163.9900 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 100 164.0400 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 100 164.1200 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 100 164.4100 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 100 164.5600 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 100 164.6500 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 110 164.0300 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 126 164.8901 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 175 164.2886 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 200 164.8850 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 200 164.3550 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 200 164.1500 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 200 164.9400 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 258 165.2415 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 270 165.1725 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 331 164.4023 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 589 164.1307 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 800 164.6537 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 800 164.7756 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 1,000 164.2080 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 1,144 164.0275 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 1,300 164.2900 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 1,468 164.1915 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 1,500 165.0090 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 1,755 165.1522 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 1,800 164.6902 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 2,200 164.5381 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 2,770 165.3377 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 2,951 164.0200 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 3,200 164.6682 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 5,650 164.5522 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 6,800 164.6124 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 7,678 164.9311 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Sale 14,722 164.6856 USD

(ii) Principal trader where the sole reason for the connection is that the principal trader is in the same group as a connected adviser

Class of relevant security   Purchases/ sales   Total number of securities   Highest price per unit paid/received   Lowest price per unit paid/received

(b) Cash-settled derivative transactions

Class of relevant security   Product description

e.g. CFD

  Nature of dealing

e.g. opening/closing a long/short position, increasing/reducing a long/short position

  Number of reference securities   Price per unit

(c) Stock-settled derivative transactions (including options)

(i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying

Class   Product   Writing,   Number   Exercise   Type   Expiry   Option
of description purchasing, of price date money
relevant selling, securities per unit paid/
security varying etc to which received
option per unit
      relates        
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchasing 500 150 USD American 15 Jun 2018 2.1400 USD
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Selling 500 145 USD American 15 Jun 2018 1.4600 USD

(ii) Exercise

Class of relevant security   Product description

e.g. call option

  Exercising/ exercised against   Number of securities   Exercise price per unit

(d) Other dealings (including subscribing for new securities)

Class of relevant security   Nature of dealing

e.g. subscription, conversion

  Details   Price per unit (if applicable)

4. OTHER INFORMATION

(a) Indemnity and other dealing arrangements

Details of any indemnity or option arrangement, or any agreement or understanding, formal or informal, relating to relevant securities which may be an inducement to deal or refrain from dealing entered into by the party to the offer or person acting in concert making the disclosure and any other person:

Irrevocable commitments and letters of intent should not be included. If there are no such agreements, arrangements or understandings, state “none”

None

(b) Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives

Details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding, formal or informal, between the party to the offer or person acting in concert making the disclosure and any other person relating to:

(i) the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option; or

(ii) the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to which any derivative is referenced:

If there are no such agreements, arrangements or understandings, state “none”

None

(c) Attachments

Are any Supplemental Forms attached?

Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions)   YES
Supplemental Form 8 (SBL) NO
Date of disclosure: 17 Apr 2018
Contact name: ELISE TANG
Telephone number: 0207 1163001

Public disclosures under Rule 8 of the Code must be made to a Regulatory Information Service.

The Panel’s Market Surveillance Unit is available for consultation in relation to the Code’s dealing disclosure requirements on +44 (0)20 7638 0129.

The Code can be viewed on the Panel’s website at www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk.

SUPPLEMENTAL FORM 8 (OPEN POSITIONS)

DETAILS OF OPEN STOCK-SETTLED DERIVATIVE (INCLUDING OPTION) POSITIONS, AGREEMENTS TO PURCHASE OR SELL ETC.

Note 5(i) on Rule 8 of the Takeover Code (the “Code”)

1. KEY INFORMATION

Identity of the person whose positions/dealings   Barclays PLC.
are being disclosed:  
Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose CME GROUP INC
relevant securities this from relates:  

2. STOCK-SETTLED DERIVATIVES (INCLUDING OPTIONS)

Class   Product   Writing,   Number   Exercise   Type   Expiry
of description purchasing, of price date
relevant selling, securities per unit
security varying etc to which
option
      relates      
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 8,000 160.0000 American 21 Sep 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Written 2,100 145.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 1,000 165.0000 American 20 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 900 130.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 100 240.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -100 115.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -100 155.0000 American 20 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -200 135.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -700 155.0000 American 21 Sep 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -900 165.0000 American 27 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -2,000 190.0000 American 18 May 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -2,000 178.0000 American 27 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -2,000 140.0000 American 20 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -5,000 65.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 2,500 160.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 1,700 150.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 1,300 190.0000 American 21 Sep 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 200 135.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Written 200 150.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 100 115.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Written 100 175.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -1,000 200.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -1,000 180.0000 American 27 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -1,800 165.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -2,400 160.0000 American 11 May 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -3,500 85.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -5,000 60.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -7,000 170.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 5,600 170.0000 American 21 Sep 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Written 5,400 140.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 2,300 160.0000 American 20 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Written 1,000 125.0000 American 20 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 100 150.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 100 175.0000 American 21 Sep 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 100 130.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -300 160.0000 American 27 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -500 140.0000 American 21 Sep 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -800 180.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -1,100 95.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -3,200 178.0000 American 20 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 13,500 175.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Written 2,100 145.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Written 1,500 185.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Written 800 105.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 200 163.0000 American 20 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Written 200 160.0000 American 27 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Written 200 153.0000 American 27 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 100 165.0000 American 21 Sep 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -200 158.0000 American 27 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -300 75.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -600 195.0000 American 20 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -800 145.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -1,000 170.0000 American 18 May 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -1,400 115.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -1,500 130.0000 American 21 Sep 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -1,800 160.0000 American 20 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -2,200 90.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -5,600 150.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -8,600 160.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 1,000 105.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Written 1,000 155.0000 American 18 May 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 700 200.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 500 170.0000 American 20 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Written 400 130.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 300 170.0000 American 27 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 200 140.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 100 120.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Written 100 175.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -100 125.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -400 180.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -400 120.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -400 165.0000 American 20 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -1,000 110.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -2,000 175.0000 American 20 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -23,000 180.0000 American 20 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 1,000 185.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 100 125.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Written 100 190.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -100 155.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -300 150.0000 American 20 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -2,000 155.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 3,100 170.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 400 145.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 300 173.0000 American 27 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 200 145.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -100 220.0000 American 20 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -300 160.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -500 135.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -203,000 150.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -500 135.0000 American 20 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -1,200 100.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -1,200 170.0000 American 20 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -1,900 140.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -3,200 140.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Written 135,000 160.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Written 700 163.0000 American 27 Apr 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Purchased 500 220.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -100 70.0000 American 17 Jan 2020
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -100 70.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -100 160.0000 American 15 Jun 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -100 160.0000 American 18 May 2018
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Put Options Purchased -200 120.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -1,100 200.0000 American 18 Jan 2019
USD 0.01 CLASS A COMMON STOCK Call Options Written -1,600 185.0000 American 18 Jan 2019

3. AGREEMENTS TO PURCHASE OR SELL ETC.

Full details should be given so that the nature of the interest or position can be fully understood:

It is not necessary to provide details on a Supplemental Form (Open Positions) with regard to cash-settled derivatives.

The currency of all prices and other monetary amounts should be stated.

The Panel’s Market Surveillance Unit is available for consultation in relation to the Code’s disclosure requirements on +44 (0)20 7638 0129.

The Code can be viewed on the Panel’s website at www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk.

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