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Trading Starts 15 Minutes Earlier on 12 December 2003

(December 10 2003)

TIFFE announced the temporary change of trading hours for all contracts on 12 December 2003, responding to the release of BOJ's TANKAN report at 8:50am.

・ Pre-open 8:30am - 8:45am (Normal days 8:45am - 9:00am)
・ Open of morning session 8:45am (Normal days 9:00am)

Other trading hours are the same as usual.

TIFFE temporally extends its trading hours to provide its members and customers with trading opportunities . Other than the release of BOJ's TANKAN report , TIFFE starts its trading hours 15 minutes earlier on days when a preliminary report on Indices of Industrial Production, BOJ's Outlook and Risk Assessment of the Economy and Prices, or a GDP figure are announced.

For more information, please contact:
Marketing and Public Relations Office
Tel: +81-3-3514-2415
Fax: +81-3-3514-2425
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