CME GTD Orders and Fills During Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

Advisory CA005-18
January 11, 2018
Customer Advisory

Due to the observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday, CME day orders placed on Sunday, January 14th will be for the trade date of Tuesday, January 16th and will not expire until Tuesday’s close.

In order to maintain fill records over this extended session, the TT CME Fill Server must be configured to not rollover on Monday, January 15th.  To perform this configuration change, open the \TT\config\CME_Rollover_Schedule.ini file and comment out Monday’s line.

#sunday = 22:37:00,21:37:00

#monday= 22:37:00,21:37:00

tuesday= 22:37:00,21:37:00

wednesday= 22:37:00,21:37:00

thursday= 22:37:00,21:37:00

friday= 22:37:00,21:37:00

#saturday= 22:37:00,21:37:00

Revert this configuration change on Tuesday January 16th.

Important Notes

  • This configuration change will impact all products that trade via TT CME Gateways.  If any contracts are not observing adjusted trade dates due to the holiday, fill records for those contracts will remain visible over multiple trade dates.
  • Customers using Drop Copy FIX Adapters should verify that their systems will not pull fill records in a way that will result in the same fill being pulled twice, as fill records will not be purged on Monday as usual.

For more information regarding the exchange schedule please click here, and refer to the “Compact Excel” file for the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday.

NOTE: Due to CME’s observance of the following holidays in 2018, “TT CME Fill Server” configuration changes must be carried out for each holiday.  We will send updated Customer Advisories in the days leading up to each, which will include specifics for that particular holiday.

US Holiday Date
President’s Day February 19, 2018
Good Friday March 30, 2018
Memorial Day May 28, 2018
Independence Day July 4, 2018
Labor Day September 3, 2018
Thanksgiving November 22, 2018
Christmas Day December 25, 2018
New Year’s Day January 1, 2019

Should you have any questions, please contact your local TAM