Fat finger? CME Group (CME -0.3%) says it is unaware of any technical issue regarding this...

|About: CME Group Inc. (CME)|By:, SA News Editor
Fat finger? CME Group (CME -0.3%) says it is unaware of any technical issue regarding this afternoon's sudden plunge in crude oil futures. Don't blame us, the White House says, denying any action on the strategic petroleum reserves. After hitting $99.52 this morning, crude oil pulled back, then plunged to $94.65 before closing at $96.52.