Active Futures Option Specifications

pt. = €1.00None

Contract Exchange Size Months Hours Min. Fluctuation Daily Limit
Agricultural
Canola ICECAN 1 WCE Canola contract F, H, K, N, X elect. 18:33-6:00; 9:30-13:15 C$.10/ton = C$2.00 C$30.00 = C$600
Cocoa ICEUS 1 ICEUS Cocoa contract All 12 months 8:00-13:00; elec. 4:00-14:00 $1/ton = $10.00 None
Cocoa LIFFE 1 LIFFE Cocoa contract H, K, N, U, Z 9:32-16:50 £1/ton = £10.00 None
Coffee "C"® ICEUS 1 ICEUS Coffee "C" contract All 12 months 8:00-13:30; elec. 3:30-14:00 .01¢/lb. = $3.75 None
Coffee-Robusta LIFFE 1 LIFFE Robusta Coffee contract F, H, K, N, U, X 9:42-16:55 $1/ton = $5.00 None
Corn CME®-G 1 Corn contract (5,000 bu.) All 12 months 9:30-13:15; Globex® 18:00-7:15; 9:30-13:15 (Central Time) 18¢/bu. = $6.25 40¢/bu. = $2,000 (c)
Cotton #2 SM ICEUS 1 ICEUS Cotton #2 SM contract H, K, N, V, Z 10:30-14:15; elec.21:00-14:30 .01¢/lb. = $5.00 None
Feeder Cattle CME®-G 1 Feeder Cattle contract F, H, J, K, Q, U, V, X 9:05-13:02; Globex® 9:05 Mon-13:55 Fri with 16:00-17:00 daily shutdowns (Central Time) 2.5¢/cwt. = $12.50 None
Lean Hogs CME®-G 1 Lean Hog contract G, J, K, M, N, Q, V, Z 9:05-13:02; Globex® 9:05 Mon-13:55 Fri with 16:00-17:00 daily shutdowns (Central Time) 2.5¢/cwt. = $10.00 None
Live Cattle CME®-G 1 CME Live Cattle contract All 12 months 9:05-13:02; Globex® 9:05 Mon-13:55 Fri with 16:00-17:00 daily shutdowns (Central Time) 2.5¢/cwt. = $10.00 None
Milk-Class III CME®-G 1 Milk contract All 12 months 9:05-13:12; Globex® 17:00-16:00, Fri early close at 13:55 (Central Time) 1¢/cwt. = $20.00 None
Oats CME®-G 1 Oat contract (5,000 bu.) All 12 months 9:30-13:15; Globex® 18:00-7:15; 9:30-13:15 (Central Time) 18¢/bu. = $6.25 20¢/bu. = $1,000 (c)
Orange Juice-1 and A ICEUS 1 ICEUS Orange Juice contract All 12 months 10:00-13:30; electronic 8:00-14:00 .05¢/lb. = $7.50 None
Pork Bellies-Frozen CME®-G 1 Frozen Pork Belly contract G, H, K, N, Q + Flex 9:05-13:02; Globex® 9:05 Mon-13:55 Fri with 16:00-17:00 daily shutdowns (Central Time) 2.5¢/cwt. = $10.00 None
Random Length Lumber CME®-G 1 Random Length Lumber contract All 12 months 9:00-13:07; Globex® 17:00-16:00 (Central Time) 10¢/mbf. = $11 None
Rice (Rough) CME®-G 1 Rough Rice contract (2,000 cwt.) All 12 months 9:30-13:15; Globex® 18:00-7:15; 9:30-13:15 (Central Time) ¼¢/cwt. = $5.00 50¢/cwt. = $1,000
Soybean Meal CME®-G 1 Soybean Meal contract (100 s. ton) All 12 months 9:30-13:15; Globex® 18:00-7:15; 9:30-13:15 (Central Time) 5¢/s ton = $5.00 $20/s ton = $2000 (c)
Soybean Oil CME®-G 1 Soybean Oil contract (60,000 lb.) All 12 months 9:30-13:15; Globex® 18:00-7:15; 9:30-13:15 (Central Time) ½/cwt. = $3.00 2.5¢/lb. = $1,500 (c)
Soybeans CME®-G 1 Soybean contract (5,000 bu.) All 12 months 9:30-13:15; Globex® 18:00-7:15; 9:30-13:15 (Central Time) 18¢/bu. = $6.25 70¢/bu. = $3,500 (c)
Sugar #11 SM ICEUS 1 ICEUS Sugar #11 contract All 12 months 8:10-13:30; elec. 3:30-14:00 .01¢/lb. = $11.20 None
Sugar-White LIFFE 1 LIFFE White Sugar contract H, K, Q, V, Z 9:47-17:30 5¢/ton = $2.50 None
Wheat CME®-G 1 Wheat contract (5,000 bu.) All 12 months 9:30-13:15; Globex® 18:00-7:15; 9:30-13:15 (Central Time) 18¢/bu. = $6.25 60¢/bu. = $3,000
Wheat KCBT 1 KCBT Wheat contract All 12 months 9:30-14:00; electronic 17:00-14:00 Sun.-Fri. 1/8¢/bu. = $6.25 60¢/bu. = $3,000
Wheat-Hard Red Spring MGE 1 MGE Spring Wheat contract H, K, N, U, Z 9:30-13:30 Mon.-Fri.; electronic 17:00-14:00 Sun.-Fri. 1/8¢/bu. = $6.25 30¢/bu. = $1,500
Currencies
Australian Dollar CME®-G 1 Australian Dollar contract (100,000 AUD) All 12 months 7:20-14:00; Globex® 17:00-16:00 (Central Time) .01¢/AD = $10.00 None
British Pound CME®-G 1 British Pound contract (62,500 £) All 12 months 7:20-14:00; Globex® 17:00-16:00 (Central Time) .01¢/£ = $6.25 None
Canadian Dollar CME®-G 1 Canadian Dollar contract (100,000 CAD) All 12 months 7:20-14:00; Globex® 17:00-16:00 (Central Time) .01¢/C$ = $10.00 None
Euro FX CME®-G 1 Euro FX contract (125,000 €) All 12 months 7:20-14:00; Globex® 17:00-16:00 (Central Time) .01¢/€ = $12.50 None
Japanese Yen CME®-G 1 Japanese Yen contract (12,500,000 ¥) All 12 months 7:20-14:00; Globex® 17:00-16:00 (Central Time) .0001¢/¥ = $12.50 None
Swiss Franc CME®-G 1 Swiss Franc contract (125,000 CHF) All 12 months 7:20-14:00; Globex® 17:00-16:00 (Central Time) .01¢/SF = $12.50 None
Energy
Brent Crude ICEEUR 1 ICEEUR Brent Crude contract All 12 months 1:00-23:00 London Local Time US1¢/bbl. = $10.00 None
Crude Oil Cal. Spread NYM Long Call: Long 1 NYM nearby Crude Oil contract; Short 1 NYM deferred Crude Oil contract All 12 months 10:00-14:30 $.01/bbl. = $10.00 None
Crude Oil-Light Sweet NYM 1 NYM Crude Oil Light Sweet contract All 12 months 9:00-14:30 $.01/bbl. = $10.00 None
Gas Oil ICEEUR 1 ICEEUR Gas Oil contract All 12 months 1:00-23:00 London Local Time US5¢/tonne = $5.00 None
Gas—No lead (RBOB) NYM 1 NYM NYH Gasoline unleaded contract All 12 months 9:00-14:30 .01¢/gal. = $4.20 None
Gasoline Cal. Spread NYM Long Call: Long 1 NYM nearby Gasoline contract; Short 1 NYM deferred Gasoline contract All 12 months 9:00-14:30 .01¢/gal. = $4.20 None
Gasoline Crack Spread NYM Long Call: Long 1 NYM Gasoline contract; Short 1 NYM Crude Oil contract All 12 months 9:00-14:30 $.01/bbl. = $10.00 None
Heating Oil NYM 1 NYM Heating Oil contract All 12 months 10:05-14:30 .01¢/gal. = $4.20 None
Heating Oil Cal. Spread NYM Long Call: Long 1 NYM nearby Heating Oil contract; Short 1 NYM deferred Heating Oil contract All 12 months 9:00-14:30 .01¢/gal. = $4.20 None
Heating Oil Crack Spread NYM Long Call: Long 1 NYM Heating Oil contract; Short 1 NYM Crude Oil contract All 12 months 9:00-14:30 $.01/bbl. = $10.00 None
Natural Gas—Henry Hub NYM 1 NYM Henry Hub Natural Gas contract All 12 months 9:00-14:30; .1¢/MMBtu = $10.00 None
Indexes
CAC 40® Index ENP 1 ENP CAC40® Index Options contract All 12 months 9:00-17:30 .10 pt. = €0.10 Consult exchg.
DAX® EUREX 1 EUREX DAX® contract All 12 months 8:50-17:30 .10 = €0.50 None
DJIASM Index CME®-G 1 DJIASM Index contract Fl:H M U Z
Globex®: All 12 months
8:30-15:15; Globex® 17:00-8:15; 15:30-16:30 (Central Time) .5 pt. = $5.00 Consult exchg.
Dow Index E-mini® CME®-G 1 E-mini® Dow Index contract All 12 months Globex® 17:00-15:15; 15:30-16:30 (Central Time) 1 pt. = $5.00 Consult exchg.
IBEX-35 mini MEFF 1 IBEX-35 mini Futures contract All 12 months
KOSPI 200 KOFEX 1 KOSPI 200 Index contract All 12 months 9:00-15:15 .05 =KRW 5,000 Consult exchg.
MSCI Taiwan SGX 1 SGX MSCI Taiwan Index contract All 12 months 14:45-19:00; 8:45-13:50 .01 pt. = US$1.00 Consult exchg.
NASDAQ 100® Index CME®-G 1 NASDAQ 100® Index contract All 12 months 8:30-15:15; Globex® 17:00-8:15; 15:30-16:30 (Central Time) .25 pt. = $25.00 Consult exchg.
NASDAQ 100® Index-e-mini® CME®-G 1 E-mini® NASDAQ 100® Index contract All 12 months Globex® 17:00-15:15; 15:30-16:30 (Central Time) .25 pt. = $5.00 Consult exchg.
NIKKEI 225® OSE 1 OSE NIKKEI 225® contract All 12 months 9:00-11:00; 12:30-15:10 ¥1 or ¥5 or ¥10 Consult exchg.
NIKKEI 225® SGX 1 SGX NIKKEI 225® contract All 12 months Elect. 15:30-19:00;7:45-10:15;11:15-14:30; 15:30-19:00 1 pt = ¥500.00 None
NIKKEI 225®-Dollar CME®-G 1 NIKKEI 225® USD contract All 12 months 8:00-15:15 (Central Time) 5 pt. = $25.00 Consult exchg.
NYSE Composite Index ICEUS 1 ICEUS NYSE Composite contract H, M, U, Z 9:30-16:15 .50 = $25.00 None
Russell® 1000 Index ICEUS 1 ICEUS Russell® 1000 Futures contract All 12 months 9:30-16:15 .05 = $25.00 Consult exchg.
Russell® 2000 Index ICEUS 1 ICEUS Russell® 2000 Futures contract All 12 months 9:30-16:15 .05 = $25.00 Consult exchg.
Russell® 3000 Index ICEUS 1 ICEUS Russell® 3000 Futures contract H,M,U,Z 9:30-16:15 .05 = $25.00 None
S&P 500® E-Mini® & EOM CME®-G 1 S&P 500® E-Mini® contract All 12 months Globex® 17:00-15:15; 15:30-16:30 (Central Time) .25 = $12.50 Consult exchg.
S&P 500® Index & EOM CME®-G 1 S&P 500® Index contract All 12 months 8:30-15:15; Globex® 17:00-8:15; 15:30-16:30 (Central Time) .10 = $25.00 Consult exchg.
S&P GSCI® CME®-G 1 S&P GSCI® contract All 12 months 7:55-13:40 (Central Time) .05 pt. = $12.50 None
S&P MidCap 400® Index CME®-G 1 S&P MidCap 400® Index contract All 12 months 8:30-15:15 (Central Time) .05 = $25.00 Consult exchg.
SMI® EUREX 1 EUREX SMI® contract All 12 months 8:50-17:20 CHF.1 = CHF1.00 None
SPI 200 TM Index SFE 1 SFE SPI 200 TM Index contract All 12 months 9:50-16:30; 17:10-8:00 .5 = A$12.50 None
STOXX®50/ EuroSTOXX50® EUREX 1 EUREX STOXX®50/ EuroSTOXX50® contract All 12 months 8:50-17:30 .10 = €1.00 None
US $ Index ICEUS 1 ICEUS U.S. Dollar Index contract All 12 months 2:00-8:05; 8:00-15:00; 19:00-22:00 .01 = $10.00 None
VIX (CBOE Volatility Index) CBOE $100 x VIX Index All 12 months 8:30-15:15 .05 below $3; .10 above $3 None
Interest Rates
Austral. Govt. Bond 10-yr. SFE 1 SFE Australian Govt. Bond-10 Yr. contract H, M, U, Z 8:32-16:30; 17:12-7:30 .005%/Annum None
Austral. Govt. Bond 3-yr. SFE 1 SFE Australian Govt. Bond-3 Yr. contract H, M, U, Z 8:30-16:30; 17:10-7:30 .005%/Annum None
Bank Bill-90 day SFE 1 SFE 90-day Bank Accepted Bill contract All 12 months 8:28-16:30; 17:08-7:30 .005%/Annum None
Banker's Accpt.-Can. 3 mo. ME 1 ME 3-mo. Can. Banker's Accpt. Contract H, M, U, Z 8:00-15:00 .005 = C$12.50 None
Euribor (3-mo.) LIFFE 1 LIFFE 3-mo. Euribor contract All 12 months LIFFE CONNECT 7:02-18:00 .005 = €12.50 None
Euribor 1-yr. Midcurve LIFFE 1 LIFFE Euribor contract All 12 months LIFFE CONNECT 7:02-18:00 .005 = €12.50 None
Euro BOBL EUREX 1 EUREX Euro BOBL contract All 12 months 8:00-19:00 .01 = €10.00 None
Euro Bund EUREX 1 EUREX Euro Bund contract All 12 months 8:00-19:00 .01 = €10.00 None
Euro Schatz EUREX 1 EUREX Euro Schatz contract All 12 months 8:00-19:00 .005 = €5.00 None
Euro Swiss Franc 3-mo. LIFFE 1 LIFFE Euro Swiss Franc 3-mo. contract All 12 months LIFFE CONNECT 7:32-18:00 .005 = SF12.50 None
Eurodollar CME®-G 1 Eurodollar contract All 12 months 7:20-14:00; Globex® 17:00-16:00 (Central Time) Consult exchg. None
Eurodollar 1-/2-/5-Yr. MidCurve CME®-G 1 Eurodollar contract All 12 months 7:20-14:00; Globex® 17:00-16:00 (Central Time) ½ basis pt. = $12.50 None
Fed. Funds-30 day CME®-G 1 30 day Fed. Funds contract All 12 months 7:20-14:00; Globex® 17:00-16:00 (Central Time) ¼ basis pt. = $10.4175 None
Japanese Govt. Bonds (all) TSE 1 TSE Japanese Govt. Bond contr All 12 months 9:00-11:00; 12:30-15:00; 15:30-18:00 .01 = ¥10,000.00 2 pts. = ¥2,000,000
Short Sterling LIFFE 1 LIFFE Short Sterling contract H, M, U, Z LIFFE CONNECT 7:32-18:00 .005 = £6.25 None
Short Sterling-Mid-Curve LIFFE 1 LIFFE Short Sterling contract All 12 months LIFFE CONNECT 7:32-18:00 .005 = £6.25 None
T-Bonds-10-Yr. (Overnight) SFE 1 SFE 3-Yr. T-Bond contract (overnight) H, M, U, Z 17:12-7:30 .005/ Annum None
T-Bonds-3-Yr. (Intra-Day) SFE 1 SFE 3-Yr. T-Bond contract H, M, U, Z 8:30-16:10 .005/ Annum None
T-Bonds-3-Yr. (Overnight) SFE 1 SFE 3-Yr. T-Bond contract (overnight) H, M, U, Z 17:10-7:30 .005/ Annum None
U.S. T-Bonds-30 Yr. CME®-G 1 30-Yr. T-Bond contract All 12 months 7:20-14:00; Globex® 17:00-16:00 (Central Time) 164 pt. = $15.625 None
U.S. T-Notes-10Yr. CME®-G 1 10-Yr. T-Note contract All 12 months 7:20-14:00; Globex® 17:00-16:00 (Central Time) 164 pt. = $15.625 None
U.S. T-Notes-2 Yr. CME®-G 1 2-Yr. T-Note contract All 12 months 7:20-14:00; Globex® 17:00-16:00 (Central Time) ½ of 164 pt. = $15.625 None
U.S. T-Notes-5 Yr. CME®-G 1 5-Yr. T-Note contract All 12 months 7:20-14:00; Globex® 17:00-16:00 (Central Time) ½ of 164 pt. = $7.8125 None
Metals
Aluminum CMX 1 CMX Aluminum contract All 12 months 7:50-13:15; ACCESS .05¢/lb. = $22.00 None
Copper CMX 1 CMX High-Grade Copper contract All 12 months 8:10-13:00; ACCESS .05¢/lb. = $12.50 None
Gold CME®-G 1 COMEX Gold contract All 12 months 8:20-13:30; Globex® 18:00-17:15 (Eastern Time) 10¢/oz. = $10.00 None
Gold TOCOM 1 TOCOM Gold contract G, J, M, Q, V, Z 9:15-11:00; 12:45-15:30 1¥/g. = ¥1,000 Consult exchg.
Platinum NYM 1 NYM Platinum contract All 12 months 8:20-13:05; ACCESS 10¢/oz. = $5.00 None
Silver CME®-G 1 COMEX 5,000 oz. Silver contract All 12 months 8:25-13:25; Globex® 18:00-17:15 (Eastern Time) 1¢/oz. = $5.00 None