SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported)
January 3, 2003
CHICAGO MERCANTILE EXCHANGE HOLDINGS INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
30 South Wacker Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60606
(Address of Principal Executive Office) ZipCode
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (312) 930-1000
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
ITEM 9. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On January 3, 2003, Chicago Mercantile Exchange Holdings Inc. issued a press release announcing that its subsidiary, Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc., has signed an agreement to resolve an indemnification dispute with Euronext-Paris S.A related to CME's $15 million settlement in August 2002 of the Wagner Patent litigation. Under the agreement, Euronext will pay CME U.S. $7.5 million, representing half of the total cost of CME's settlement with eSpeed.
A copy of the press release, dated January 3, 2003, is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
|99.1||Press Release, dated January 3, 2003|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|CHICAGO MERCANTILE EXCHANGE HOLDINGS INC.
Date: January 3, 2003
/s/ CRAIG S. DONOHUE
Craig S. Donohue
Managing Director and Chief Administrative Officer