Futures Contract Specifications

Essential information about every futures and options contract is right at your fingertips.

The Futures Contract Specifications report will show you trading hours, tick value, margin requirements plus much more. A commodity contract's size, months traded, daily limits, minimum tick increments, trading hours and other details unique to each product make up a Futures Contract's Specifications details. A commodity Futures Contract Specification, commonly known as Contract Spec, is also provided online by major commodity exchanges. Each commodity is different. Understanding the Futures Contract Specifications is at the heart of knowing the rules that govern a commodity futures or options contract, as well as the price movement of each commodity.

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January = F, February = G, March = H, April = J, May = K, June = M, July = N, August = Q, September = U, October = V, November = X, December = Z

Commodity Exchange Futures Month Contract Size Contract Unit Tick Size Currency Tick Value Margin Trading Hours (NZ Time) First Notice Day Last Trade Day Months Traded Cash Settled Reuters Code Bloomberg Code
Australian Dollar CME JUN 20 100000 AUD 0.01 USD 10 2178 11:00-10:00 15/06/2020 15/06/2020 HMUZ N AD AD
Australian 30 day Bank Cash Rate SFE MAR 20 3000000 AUD 0.005 AUD 12.33 310 11:00-10:00 31/03/2020 31/03/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ N YIB IB
Australian 90 Day Bank Bill SFE JUN 20 1000000 AUD 0.01 AUD 24.61 441 19:08-09:00 & 10:28-18:30 11/06/2020 11/06/2020 HMUZ N YBA IR
Australian 3 yr bond SFE JUN 20 100000 AUD 0.005 AUD 16.42 800 19:10-09:00 & 10:30-18:30 15/06/2020 15/06/2020 HMUZ Y YTT YM
Australian 10 yr bond SFE JUN 20 100000 AUD 0.005 AUD 60.1 3202 19:12-09:00 & 10:32-18:30 15/06/2020 15/06/2020 HMUZ Y YTC XM
Australian SPI 200 SFE JUN 20 25 x index 1 AUD 25 9815 19:10-09:00 & 11:50-18:30 18/06/2020 18/06/2020 HMUZ Y YAP XP
British Pound CME JUN 20 62500 GBP 0.01 USD 6.25 2904 11:00-10:00 15/06/2020 15/06/2020 HMUZ N BP BP
CAC40 Options Index EOP APR 20 10 EUR 1 USD 5 3636.6 20:00-10:00 17/04/2020 17/04/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y CFA
Canadian Dollar CME JUN 20 100000 CAD 0.005 USD 5 1210 11:00-10:00 & 01:20-08:00 16/06/2020 16/06/2020 HMUZ N CD CD
Canadian Govt Bonds MSE JUN 20 100000 CAD 0.01 CAD 10 2358.4 19:00-09:30 28/05/2020 19/06/2020 HMUZ N CGB CN
Canadian Bank Bills MSE JUN 20 1000000 CAD 0.005 CAD 25 432.3 19:00-09:30 15/06/2020 15/06/2020 HMUZ Y BAX BA
Canola WCE MAY 20 20 tonnes 0.1 CAD 2 742.5 13:00-07:20 30/04/2020 14/05/2020 FHKNX N RS RS
Cocoa NY NYB MAY 20 10 mt tonnes 1 USD 10 2090 22:45-06:30 17/04/2020 13/05/2020 HKNUZ N CC CC
Cocoa London LIFFE DEC 20 10 mt tonnes 1 GBP 10 3267 22:30-05:55 15/12/2020 14/12/2020 HKNUZ N LCC QC
Coffee CSCE MAY 20 37500 lbs 0.05 USD 18.75 4455 22:15-06:30 22/04/2020 18/05/2020 HKNUZ N KC KC
Robusta Coffee LIFFE MAY 20 10 mt tonnes 1 USD 10 940.895983886719 22:00-06:30 27/04/2020 22/05/2020 FHKNUX N DF
Copper COMEX MAY 20 25000 lbs 0.05 USD 12.5 3872 11:00-10:00 30/04/2020 27/05/2020 HKNUZ N HG HG
Mini Copper COMEX MAY 20 5 eur 0.002 USD 25 1705 11:00-10:00 28/04/2020 28/04/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y OP
Corn CBOT MAY 20 5000 bu 0.25 USD 12.5 1210 13:00-07:20 30/04/2020 14/05/2020 HKNUZ N C C
Mini Corn CBOT SEP 20 5000 bu 0.125 USD 1.25 363 13:00-07:45 31/08/2020 14/09/2020 HKNUZ N C YC
Cotton NYCE MAY 20 50000 lbs 0.01 USD 5 2915 14:00-07:20 24/04/2020 6/05/2020 HKNVZ N CT CT
Crude Oil NYMEX MAY 20 1000 barrels 0.01 USD 10 6776 11:00-10:00 23/04/2020 21/04/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ N CL CL
Mini Crude Oil CME MAY 20 500 barrels 0.025 USD 12.5 2632.3 11:00-10:00 20/04/2020 20/04/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y QM EC
Crude Oil - Brent ICE MAY 20 1000 barrels 0.01 USD 10 5687 13:00-11:00 31/03/2020 31/03/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y LCO CO
DAX EUREX JUN 20 25 x index 0.5 EUR 12.5 22099 13:10-10:00 19/06/2020 19/06/2020 HMUZ Y FDX GX
Mini Dax EUREX JUN 20 5 eur 0.5 EUR 5 4017.75 13:10-10:00 19/06/2020 19/06/2020 HMUZ Y FDXM DFW
Mini Dow Jones $ 5 CBOT JUN 20 5 x index 1 USD 5 14520 11:00-10:00 19/06/2020 19/06/2020 HMUZ Y YM DM
US Dollar Index FINEX JUN 20 1000 x index 0.005 USD 5 1815 13:00-10:00 15/06/2020 15/06/2020 HMUZ N DX DX
Euro FX CME JUN 20 125000 EURO 5E-05 USD 6.25 2057 11:00-10:00 15/06/2020 15/06/2020 HMUZ N URO EC
Euro Swiss LIFFE JUN 20 1000000 EURO 0.01 CHF 25 7233.6 20:30-07:00 15/06/2020 15/06/2020 HMUZ Y FES ES
Euro Bobl EUREX JUN 20 100000 EURO 0.01 EUR 10 1127.5 13:10-10:00 8/06/2020 8/06/2020 HMUZ N FGBM OE
Euro Bund EUREX JUN 20 100000 EURO 0.01 EUR 10 2508 13:10-10:00 8/06/2020 8/06/2020 HMUZ N FGBL RX
Eurodollar CME JUN 20 1000000 USD 0.005 USD 12.5 535.7 11:00-10:00 15/06/2020 15/06/2020 HMUZ Y ED ED
Euro STOXX 50 EUREX JUN 20 10 x index 1 EUR 10 2832.5 13:10-10:00 19/06/2020 19/06/2020 HMUZ Y STXE VG
Euro Yen TIFFE DEC 20 100000000 x index 0.005 JPY 1250 44527.239453125 12:45-15:30 & 05:30-13:00 14/12/2020 14/12/2020 HMUZ Y JEY YE
Euribor LIFFE JUN 20 1000000 EURO 0.005 EUR 12.5 148.5 14:00-10:00 15/06/2020 15/06/2020 HMUZ Y FEI ER
Euroshatz EUREX JUN 20 100000 EURO 0.005 EUR 5 354.228500366211 13:10-10:00 8/06/2020 8/06/2020 HMUZ N FGBS DU
Feeder Cattle CME MAY 20 50000 lbs 0.025 USD 12.5 2227.5 02:30-07:05 21/05/2020 21/05/2020 FHJKQUVX Y FC FC
FTSE100 LIFFE JUN 20 10 x index 0.5 GBP 5 6234 14:00-10:00 19/06/2020 19/06/2020 HMUZ Y FFI Z
China FTSE SGX MAR 20 1 x index 2.5 USD 2.5 1089 22:00-10:15 & 14:00-21:35 30/03/2020 30/03/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y XU
Gold COMEX JUN 20 100 ozs 0.1 USD 10 8470 11:00-10:00 29/05/2020 26/06/2020 GJMQVZ N GC GC
Mini Gold NYL APR 20 32.15 ozs 0.1 USD 3.215 1108.8 13:00-11:00 31/03/2020 28/04/2020 GJMQVZ N ZH XG
Hang Seng HKFE MAR 20 50 x index 1 HKD 50 78100 22:15-08:00 & 14:15-21:30 30/03/2020 30/03/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y HIS HI
Mini-Hang Seng HKFE MAR 20 10 x index 1 HKD 10 24505.8 22:15-08:00 & 14:15-21:30 30/03/2020 30/03/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y HMH HU
HS China Enterprises IDX HKFE MAR 20 50 x index 1 HKD 50 29975 22:15-08:00 & 14:15-21:30 30/03/2020 30/03/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y HCEI HC
Heating Oil NYMEX APR 20 42000 gallons 0.01 USD 4.2 4961 11:00-10:00 2/04/2020 31/03/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ N HO HO
Mini Heating Oil NYMEX APR 20 21000 barrels 0.01 USD 2.1 2783 11:00-10:00 30/03/2020 30/03/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y QH QX
Korean 3 yr Bond KFE JUN 20 100000000 KRW 0.01 KRW 10000 1804770 13:00-19:45 16/06/2020 16/06/2020 HMUZ Y KTB KE
Kospi KFE JUN 20 250000 KRW 0.05 KRW 12500 17056875 22:00-09:00 & 13:00-19:45 11/06/2020 11/06/2020 HMUZ Y KS KM
Japanese Govt Bonds TSE JUN 20 100000000 JPY 0.01 JPY 10000 825000 22:30-06:00 & 11:45-21:15 15/06/2020 15/06/2020 HMUZ N JGB JB
Mini Japanese Govt Bond SIMEX JUN 20 10000000 JPY 0.01 JPY 1000 114950 22:30-10:15 & 12:25-22:15 12/06/2020 12/06/2020 HMUZ Y SJB BJ
Japanese Yen CME JUN 20 12500000 JPY 0.005 USD 6.25 2178 11:00-10:00 15/06/2020 15/06/2020 HMUZ N JY JY
Lean Hogs CME JUN 20 40000 lbs 0.025 USD 10 1452 02:30-07:05 12/06/2020 12/06/2020 GJKMNQVZ Y LH LH
Live Cattle CME JUN 20 40000 lbs 0.025 USD 10 2178 02:30-07:05 8/06/2020 30/06/2020 GJMQVZ N LC LC
Long Gilt LIFFE JUN 20 100000 GBP 0.01 GBP 10 2156 21:00-07:00 28/05/2020 26/06/2020 HMUZ N FLG G
Lumber CME MAY 20 110000 bd ft 0.1 USD 11 3327.5 03:00-09:05 18/05/2020 15/05/2020 FHKNUX N LB LB
Mexican Peso CME JUN 20 500000 MXN 0.001 USD 5 1452 11:00-10:00 15/06/2020 15/06/2020 HMUZ N MP PE
Milk Futures Class 3 CME JUN 20 200000 lbs 0.01 USD 20 1485 11:00-10:00 30/06/2020 30/06/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y DA DA
Milk Futures WMP NZX APR 20 1 mt tonnes 5 USD 5 264 07:00-21:58 21/04/2020 21/04/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ MMR MMR
Milk Price Future NZX SEP 20 6000 kg ms 0.01 NZD 60 2310 07:00-21:58 10/09/2020 10/09/2020 U Y MKP
E-Mini Nasdaq CME JUN 20 20 x index 0.25 USD 5 16335 11:00-10:00 19/06/2020 19/06/2020 HMUZ Y NQ NQ
Natural Gas NYMEX APR 20 10000 MMBtu 0.001 USD 10 2238.5 11:00-10:00 30/03/2020 27/03/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ N NG NG
Mini Natural Gas CME APR 20 2500 MMBtu 0.005 USD 12.5 1567.5 11:00-10:00 26/03/2020 26/03/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y QG EO
Nifty Futures SGX MAR 20 2 x index 0.0001 USD 0.25 968 11:00-10:00 31/10/2017 13/10/2017 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y SIN IH
Nikkei 225 SIMEX JUN 20 500 x index 5 JPY 2500 834900 19:55-10:15 & 12:30-19:30 11/06/2020 11/06/2020 HMUZ Y SSI NI
Nikkei 225 CME JUN 20 500 x index 5 JPY 2500 4719 11:00-10:00 11/06/2020 11/06/2020 HMUZ Y NIY NH
New Zealand 10 yr Bond NZFE JUN 20 100000 NZD 0.01 NZD 78.28 1727 17:40-07:00 & 08:30-16:30 10/06/2020 10/06/2020 HMUZ Y NGB ZT
New Zealand Bank Bills NZFE JUN 20 1000000 NZD 0.01 NZD 24.58 349.8 17:40-07:00 & 08:30-16:30 10/06/2020 10/06/2020 HMUZ Y NBB ZB
New Zealand Dollar CME JUN 20 100000 NZD 0.01 USD 10 1815 11:00-10:00 15/06/2020 15/06/2020 HMUZ N NE NV
New Zealand SPI NZX JUN 20 25 x index 1 NZD 25 6800 09:45-17:15 18/06/2020 18/06/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y KIW KIW
Oats CBOT MAY 20 5000 bu 0.25 USD 12.5 817.3 13:00-07:20 30/04/2020 14/05/2020 HKNUZ N O O
Orange Juice NYCE MAY 20 15000 lbs 0.05 USD 7.5 1386 01:00-07:00 1/05/2020 8/05/2020 FHKNUX N OJ JO
Paladium NYMEX JUN 20 100 troy ozs 0.1 USD 10 43560 11:00-10:00 29/05/2020 26/06/2020 HMUZ N PA PA
Platinum NYMEX JUL 20 50 troy ozs 0.1 USD 5 5445 11:00-10:00 30/06/2020 29/07/2020 FJNV N PL PL
Rough Rice CBOT MAY 20 2000 cwt 0.005 USD 10 1089 13:00-07:20 30/04/2020 14/05/2020 FHKNUX N RR RR
Mini Russell ICE JUN 20 100 x index 0.1 USD 5 8591 11:00-10:00 19/06/2020 19/06/2020 HMUZ Y rty
E-Mini S & P CME JUN 20 50 x index 0.25 USD 12.5 14520 11:00-10:00 19/06/2020 19/06/2020 HMUZ Y ES ES
S & P 500 CME JUN 20 250 x index 0.1 USD 25 72600 11:00-10:00 & 02:30-09:15 18/06/2020 18/06/2020 HMUZ Y SP SP
Short Sterling LIFFE JUN 20 500000 GBP 0.005 GBP 6.25 401.5 20:30-07:00 17/06/2020 17/06/2020 HMUZ Y FSS L
Silver COMEX MAY 20 5000 ozs 0.005 USD 25 9680 11:00-10:00 30/04/2020 27/05/2020 HKNUZ N SI SI
Mini Silver NYL MAY 20 1000 ozs 0.001 USD 1 1174.8 13:00-11:00 30/04/2020 27/05/2020 FHKNQUZ N ZZ YS
Soybean CBOT MAY 20 5000 bu 0.25 USD 12.5 2044.9 13:00-07:20 30/04/2020 14/05/2020 FHKNQUX N S S
Mini Soybean CBOT NOV 20 5000 bu 0.125 USD 1.25 568.7 13:00-07:45 30/10/2020 13/11/2020 FHKNQUX N YK
Soybean Oil CBOT MAY 20 60000 lbs 0.01 USD 6 907.5 13:00-07:20 30/04/2020 14/05/2020 FHKNQUVZ N BO BO
Soymeal CBOT MAY 20 100 tons 0.1 USD 10 2178 13:00-07:20 30/04/2020 14/05/2020 FHKNQUVZ N SM SM
Sugar CSCE MAY 20 112000 lbs 0.01 USD 11.2 1047.2 21:30-06:00 1/05/2020 30/04/2020 HKNV N SB SB
Swiss Franc CME JUN 20 125000 CHF 0.01 USD 12.5 3751 11:00-10:00 15/06/2020 15/06/2020 HMUZ N SF SF
Swiss Government Bond EUREX JUN 20 100000 CHF 0.01 CHF 10 4158 20:30-05:00 8/06/2020 8/06/2020 HMUZ N CONF FB
Taiwan MSCI SGX MAR 20 100 x index 0.1 USD 10 935 19:15-10:15 & 13:45-18:50 30/03/2020 30/03/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y STW TW
RBOB NYMEX APR 20 42000 gallons 0.0001 USD 4.2 8591 11:00-07:30 30/03/2020 30/03/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ N RB RF
US 10 yr note CBOT JUN 20 100000 USD 0.015625 USD 15.625 1391.5 11:00-10:00 29/05/2020 19/06/2020 HMUZ N TY TY
US 5 yr note CBOT JUN 20 100000 USD 0.0078125 USD 7.8125 1089 11:00-10:00 29/05/2020 30/06/2020 HMUZ N FV FV
US 2 yr note CBOT JUN 20 200000 USD 0.00390625 USD 7.8125 629.2 11:00-10:00 29/05/2020 30/06/2020 HMUZ N TU TU
US T Bond CBOT JUN 20 100000 USD 0.03125 USD 31.25 4325.2 11:00-10:00 29/05/2020 19/06/2020 HMUZ N US US
US Fed Funds CBOT APR 20 5000000 USD 0.005 USD 20.835 313.5 11:00-10:00 30/04/2020 30/04/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y FF FF
VIX Futures CBE APR 20 100 x index 0.0025 USD 7562.5 9196 11:00-10:00 15/04/2020 15/04/2020 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y UX
Wheat CBOT MAY 20 5000 bu 0.25 USD 12.5 6292 13:00-07:20 30/04/2020 14/05/2020 HKNUZ N W W
Mini Wheat CBOT JUL 20 1000 bu 0.125 USD 1.25 242 13:00-07:45 30/06/2020 14/07/2020 HKNUZ N YW YP
Benmore Base Load SFE MAR 20 2208 MWH 0.05 NZD 10.92 16830 10:30-16:00 31/03/2020 31/03/2020 HMUZ Y NEE BEE
Otahuhu Base Load SFE MAR 20 2208 MWH 0.05 NZD 10.92 13068 10:30-16:00 31/03/2020 31/03/2020 HMUZ Y NEA BEA
Otahuhu Base Load SFE MAR 20 2208 MWH 0.05 NZD 10.92 13068 10:30-16:00 31/03/2020 31/03/2020 HMUZ Y NEA BEA