CME Group Inc. reported financial results for the first quarter of 2020.
The company reported revenue of $1.5 billion and operating income of $960 million for the first quarter of 2020. Net income was $766 million and diluted earnings per share were $2.14.
"The COVID-19 pandemic has created unprecedented challenges, taking a devastating toll on human life and creating extraordinary uncertainty around the world," said CME Group Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Terry Duffy. "Our sincere thanks go out
to the entire medical community and the many first responders aggressively fighting this disease on the front lines, as well as those helping to keep goods moving, grocery stores and pharmacies open and other essential services operating for the benefit of all of
Duffy says his group is proud of the resilience demonstrated by CME Group employees, most of whom are working remotely, to ensure our systems and markets continue to operate efficiently despite periods of extreme volatility.