Bankruptcy Judge Approves $175M Agreement Between MF Global, CME Group

NEW YORK - The federal bankruptcy judge presiding over the Chapter 11 proceeding of investment broker MF Global Inc. (MFGI) on Aug. 10 approved a $175 million agreement between the Securities Investor Protection Act (SIPA) 15 U.S.C.S. § 78aaa trustee and CME Group Inc., under which $130 million will be returned to MFGI's customers (In Re: MF Global Inc., No. 11-2790, Chapter 11, S.D. N.Y. Bkcy.).  View related prior history, 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 73993.

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