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CME Group says Globex trading restored, technical issue fixed

CHICAGO, April 8 (Reuters) - CME Group Inc has resumed electronic trading on its Globex platform after a technical issue affected agricultural markets.

Electronic trading in livestock markets resumed at 2:30 p.m. CDT (1930 GMT), according to a notice from the exchange operator.

"The issue has been resolved," CME spokesman Chris Grams said in a telephone interview.

(Reporting by Tom Polansek; Editing by Steve Orlofsky)