May 22 (Reuters) – CME Group Inc:

* CME LOWERS SOYBEAN FUTURES(S) MAINTENANCE MARGINS BY 9.1%
TO
$1,500 PER CONTRACT FROM $1,650 FOR JULY 2020

* CME LOWERS CORN FUTURES(C) MAINTENANCE MARGINS BY 10% TO
$900
PER CONTRACT FROM $1,000 FOR JULY 2020

* CME LOWERS SOYBEAN MEAL FUTURES(06) MAINTENANCE MARGINS BY
12%
TO $1,100 PER CONTRACT FROM $1,250 FOR JULY 2020

* SAYS INITIAL MARGIN RATES ARE 110% OF THESE LEVELS

* SAYS RATES WILL BE EFFECTIVE AFTER THE CLOSE OF BUSINESS
ON MAY
26, 2020
(Reporting by Diptendu Lahiri in Bengaluru)