Futures Contract Specs


Indices

ContractSymbolExchangeMargin RequirementMultiplier (Size)Month Trading Hours
E-Mini Dow JonesD./CBOT $3,750.00 5.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
E-Mini Nasdaq 100(Globex)NQ/CME $3,900.00 20.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
E-Mini Nikkei (Yen)ENY/CME $700.00 100.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
E-Mini S&P 500ES/CME $4,600.00 50.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
E-Mini S&P Mid-Cap 400EMD/CME $6,700.00 100.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
E-Mini S&P Small-Cap 600SMC/CME $3,400.00 100.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
Nasdaq 100ND/CME $12,100.00 100.00HMUZ N/A
Nikkei 225/Yen NIY/CME $3,500.00 500.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
Nikkei/USD FuturesNKD/CME $3,900.00 5.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
Russell 1000 Mini IndexRF/ICE $2,100.00 10.00HMUZ7:00p.m. – 3:15p.m. (5:00p.m. start on Sunday) CST
Russell 2000 Mini IndexG2/ICE $3,350.00 100.00HMUZ7:00p.m. – 3:15p.m. (5:00p.m. start on Sunday) CST

Currencies

ContractSymbolExchangeMargin RequirementMultiplier (Size)Month Trading Hours
Australian DollarOT/CME $1,500.00 100,000.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
Brazilian DollarBR/CME $1,950.00 100,000.00GHJKMNQUVXZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
British PoundP./CME $2,400.00 62,500.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
Canadian DollarC./CME $1,050.00 100,000.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
Chinese RenminbiRMB/CME $2,500.00 1,000,000.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
EuroE./CME $2,500.00 125,000.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
Japanese Yen J./CME $3,000.00 12,500,000.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
Mexican Peso MP/CME $1,350.00 500,000.00GHJKMNQUVXZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
New Zealand Dollar NE/CME $1,400.00 100,000.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
South African Rand RA/CME $1,700.00 500,000.00GHJKMNQUVXZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
Swiss FrancSW/CME $3,125.00 125,000.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
US Dollar IndexDX/ICE $1,980.00 1,000.00HMUZ7:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (5:00p.m. start on Sunday) CST

Petroleum

ContractSymbolExchangeMargin RequirementMultiplier (Size)Month Trading Hours
Chicago Ethanol (Platss) FuturesCU/NYMEX $2,800.00 42,000.00GHJKMNQUVXZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
Coal (API2) CIF ARAMTF/NYMEX $4,500.00 1,000.00GHJKMNQUVXZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
Crude Oil (Light-Sweet) CL/NYMEX $2,650.00 1,000.00GHJKMNQUVXZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) (RTH 8:00a.m. – 1:30p.m.) CST
Crude Oil BrentBZ/NYMEX $2,800.00 1,000.00GHJKMNQUVXZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
Ethanol EH/CBOT $2,080.00 29,000.00GHJKMNQUVXZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
Heating Oil HO/NYMEX $3,000.00 42,000.00GHJKMNQUVXZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) (RTH 8:00a.m. – 1:30p.m.) CST
Natural Gas NG/NYMEX $1,900.00 10,000.00GHJKMNQUVXZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) (RTH 8:00a.m. – 1:30p.m.) CST
RBOB Gasoline RB/NYMEX $3,900.00 42,000.00GHJKMNQUVXZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) (RTH 8:00a.m. – 1:30p.m.) CST

Metals

ContractSymbolExchangeMargin RequirementMultiplier (Size)Month Trading Hours
E-Mini GoldYG/NYSELIFFE $2,100.00 50.00JMQVZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) (RTH 7:20a.m. – 12:30p.m.) CST
Gold GC/COMEX $4,200.00 100.00FGHGJMQVZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) (RTH 7:20a.m. – 12:30p.m.) CST
High Grade Copper HG/COMEX $2,750.00 25,000.00GHJKMNQUVXZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) (RTH 7:10a.m. – 12:00p.m.) CST
PalladiumPA/NYMEX $4,000.00 100.00FHMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) (RTH 7:30a.m. – 12:00p.m.) CST
Platinum PL/NYMEX $1,900.00 50.00FJNV5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) (RTH 7:20a.m. – 12:05p.m.) CST
Silver SI/COMEX $5,000.00 5,000.00FHKNUZ7:25a.m. to 12:25p.m. (Globex 5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri)) CST

Interest Rates & Bonds

ContractSymbolExchangeMargin RequirementMultiplier (Size)Month Trading Hours
10-Year USD Deliv Int Rate SwapRQ/CBOT $1,950.00 1,000.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
2-Year USD Deliv Int Rate Swap RD/CBOT $450.00 1,000.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
30-Year USD Deliv Int Rate Swap RW/CBOT $5,100.00 1,000.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
5-Year USD Deliv Int Rate Swap RH/CBOT $1,050.00 1,000.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
EuroDollar ED/CME $200.00 250,000.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
Federal Funds Rate (30 days) FF/CBOT $290.00 416,700.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
T-Bond (30 year) US/CBOT $3,500.00 1,000.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
T-Notes (10 year) ZN/CBOT $1,300.00 1,000.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
T-Notes (2 year) TU/CBOT $470.00 2,000.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
T-Notes (5 year) FV/CBOT $750.00 1,000.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
Ultra T-BondUB/CBOT $4,400.00 1,000.00HMUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST

Grain & Oil Seeds

ContractSymbolExchangeMargin RequirementMultiplier (Size)Month Trading Hours
CornC/CBOT $750.00 5,000.00HKNUZ7:00 p.m. – 7:45 a.m. CT (Sun-Fri) and 8:30 a.m. – 1:20 p.m. CT (Mon-Fri)
OatsZO/CBOT $625.00 5,000.00HKNUZ7:00 p.m. – 7:45 a.m. CT (Sun-Fri) and 8:30 a.m. – 1:20 p.m. CT (Mon-Fri)
Soybean MealZM/CBOT $1,800.00 100.00HKNQUVZ7:00 p.m. – 7:45 a.m. CT (Sun-Fri) and 8:30 a.m. – 1:20 p.m. CT (Mon-Fri)
Soybean Oil BO/CBOT $950.00 60,000.00HKNQUVZ7:00 p.m. – 7:45 a.m. CT (Sun-Fri) and 8:30 a.m. – 1:20 p.m. CT (Mon-Fri)
Soybeans ZK/CBOT $2,100.00 5,000.00HKNQUX7:00 p.m. – 7:45 a.m. CT (Sun-Fri) and 8:30 a.m. – 1:20 p.m. CT (Mon-Fri)
WheatZW/CBOT $1,200.00 5,000.00HKNUZ7:00 p.m. – 7:45 a.m. CT (Sun-Fri) and 8:30 a.m. – 1:20 p.m. CT (Mon-Fri)

Food & Fibers

ContractSymbolExchangeMargin RequirementMultiplier (Size)Month Trading Hours
CheeseCSC/CME $1,500.00 20,000.00GHJKMNQUVXZ5:00p.m. – 1:55p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST, with DTH 4:00p.m.-5:00p.m. 
CocoaCC/ICE $1,800.00 10.00HKNUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
CoffeeKC/ICE $2,750.00 37,500.00HKNUZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
CottonCT/ICE $1,500.00 50,000.00HKNVZ5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST
LumberLBS/CME $14,500.00 110.00HKNUX9:00a.m. – 4:00p.m. Mon-Thur, 9:00a.m. – 1:55p.m. Fri CST
MilkDA/CME $1,350.00 2,000.00HKNUX5:00p.m. – 1:55p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST, with DTH 4:00p.m.-5:00p.m. 
Orange Juice OJ/ICE $2,145.00 15,000.00HKNUX7:00a.m. – 1:00p.m. CST
Sugar #11SB/ICE $1,540.00 112,000.00HKNV5:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) CST

Livestocks

ContractSymbolExchangeMargin RequirementMultiplier (Size)Month Trading Hours
Cattle LiveLE/CME $1,800.00 40,000.00GJMQVZ8:30a.m. – 1:05p.m. CST
Feeder CattleFC/CME $3,375.00 50,000.00HJKQUVX8:30a.m. – 1:05p.m. CST
Lean HogsHE/CME $1,200.00 40,000.00GJMQNVZK8:30a.m. – 1:05p.m. CST