Futures Contract Specifications

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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 19 100000 AUD 0.01 USD 10 1633.5 11:00-10:00 6/17/2019 6/17/2019 HMUZ N AD AD
Australian 30 day Bank Cash Rate SFE APR 19 3000000 AUD 0.005 AUD 12.33 225 11:00-10:00 4/30/2019 4/30/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ N YIB IB
Australian 90 Day Bank Bill SFE JUN 19 1000000 AUD 0.01 AUD 24.46 299 19:08-09:00 & 10:28-18:30 6/13/2019 6/13/2019 HMUZ N YBA IR
Australian 3 yr bond SFE JUN 19 100000 AUD 0.005 AUD 15.82 620 19:10-09:00 & 10:30-18:30 6/17/2019 6/17/2019 HMUZ Y YTT YM
Australian 10 yr bond SFE JUN 19 100000 AUD 0.005 AUD 54.92 2472 19:12-09:00 & 10:32-18:30 6/17/2019 6/17/2019 HMUZ Y YTC XM
Australian SPI 200 SFE JUN 19 25 x index 1 AUD 25 7080 19:10-09:00 & 11:50-18:30 6/20/2019 6/20/2019 HMUZ Y YAP XP
British Pound CME JUN 19 62500 GBP 0.01 USD 6.25 2904 11:00-10:00 6/17/2019 6/17/2019 HMUZ N BP BP
CAC40 Options Index EOP APR 19 10 EUR 1 USD 5 3636.6 19:00-09:00 4/18/2019 4/18/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y CFA
Canadian Dollar CME JUN 19 100000 CAD 0.005 USD 5 1391.5 11:00-10:00 & 01:20-08:00 6/18/2019 6/18/2019 HMUZ N CD CD
Canadian Govt Bonds MSE JUN 19 100000 CAD 0.01 CAD 10 2358.4 19:00-09:30 5/30/2019 6/19/2019 HMUZ N CGB CN
Canadian Bank Bills MSE DEC 19 1000000 CAD 0.005 CAD 25 432.3 19:00-09:30 12/16/2019 12/16/2019 HMUZ Y BAX BA
Canola WCE MAY 19 20 tonnes 0.1 CAD 2 742.5 13:00-07:20 4/30/2019 5/14/2019 FHKNX N RS RS
Cocoa NY NYB MAY 19 10 mt tonnes 1 USD 10 2090 21:45-06:30 4/16/2019 5/15/2019 HKNUZ N CC CC
Cocoa London LIFFE MAY 19 10 mt tonnes 1 GBP 10 3267 21:30-04:55 5/16/2019 5/15/2019 HKNUZ N LCC QC
Coffee CSCE MAY 19 37500 lbs 0.05 USD 18.75 2970 21:15-06:30 4/22/2019 5/20/2019 HKNUZ N KC KC
Robusta Coffee LIFFE MAY 19 10 mt tonnes 1 USD 10 836.704016113281 21:00-05:30 4/25/2019 5/24/2019 FHKNUX N DF
Copper COMEX MAY 19 25000 lbs 0.05 USD 12.5 3267 11:00-10:00 4/30/2019 5/29/2019 HKNUZ N HG HG
Mini Copper COMEX MAY 19 5 eur 0.002 USD 25 1705 11:00-10:00 4/26/2019 4/26/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y OP
Corn CBOT MAY 19 5000 bu 0.25 USD 12.5 847 13:00-07:20 4/30/2019 5/14/2019 HKNUZ N C C
Mini Corn CBOT SEP 19 5000 bu 0.125 USD 1.25 363 13:00-07:45 8/30/2019 9/13/2019 HKNUZ N C YC
Cotton NYCE MAY 19 50000 lbs 0.01 USD 5 2915 14:00-07:20 4/24/2019 5/8/2019 HKNVZ N CT CT
Crude Oil NYMEX MAY 19 1000 barrels 0.01 USD 10 4114 11:00-10:00 4/24/2019 4/22/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ N CL CL
Mini Crude Oil CME MAY 19 500 barrels 0.025 USD 12.5 1622.5 11:00-10:00 4/18/2019 4/18/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y QM EC
Crude Oil - Brent ICE JUN 19 1000 barrels 0.01 USD 10 5060 13:00-11:00 4/30/2019 4/30/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y LCO CO
DAX EUREX JUN 19 25 x index 0.5 EUR 12.5 22099 13:10-09:00 6/21/2019 6/21/2019 HMUZ Y FDX GX
Mini Dax EUREX JUN 19 5 eur 0.5 EUR 5 4017.75 13:10-09:00 6/21/2019 6/21/2019 HMUZ Y FDXM DFW
Mini Dow Jones $ 5 CBOT JUN 19 5 x index 1 USD 5 7139 11:00-10:00 6/21/2019 6/21/2019 HMUZ Y YM DM
Dow Jones CBOT JUN 15 10 x index 1 USD 10 7139 11:00-10:00 & 02:30-09:15 6/19/2015 6/19/2015 HMUZ Y DJ DJ
US Dollar Index FINEX JUN 19 1000 x index 0.005 USD 5 1815 13:00-10:00 6/17/2019 6/17/2019 HMUZ N DX DX
Euro FX CME JUN 19 125000 EURO 5E-05 USD 6.25 2783 11:00-10:00 6/17/2019 6/17/2019 HMUZ N URO EC
Euro Swiss LIFFE JUN 19 1000000 EURO 0.01 CHF 25 7233.6 19:30-06:00 6/17/2019 6/17/2019 HMUZ Y FES ES
Euro Bobl EUREX JUN 19 100000 EURO 0.01 EUR 10 1127.5 13:10-09:00 6/6/2019 6/6/2019 HMUZ N FGBM OE
Euro Bund EUREX JUN 19 100000 EURO 0.01 EUR 10 2508 13:10-09:00 6/6/2019 6/6/2019 HMUZ N FGBL RX
Eurodollar CME DEC 19 1000000 USD 0.005 USD 12.5 217.8 11:00-10:00 12/16/2019 12/16/2019 HMUZ Y ED ED
Euro STOXX 50 EUREX JUN 19 10 x index 1 EUR 10 2832.5 13:10-09:00 6/21/2019 6/21/2019 HMUZ Y STXE VG
Euro Yen TIFFE JUN 19 100000000 x index 0.005 JPY 1250 20396.167 12:45-15:30 & 16:30-00:00 6/17/2019 6/17/2019 HMUZ Y JEY YE
Euribor LIFFE JUN 19 1000000 EURO 0.005 EUR 12.5 148.5 14:00-09:00 6/17/2019 6/17/2019 HMUZ Y FEI ER
Euroshatz EUREX JUN 19 100000 EURO 0.005 EUR 5 265.362847900391 13:10-09:00 6/6/2019 6/6/2019 HMUZ N FGBS DU
Feeder Cattle CME MAY 19 50000 lbs 0.025 USD 12.5 2227.5 02:30-07:05 5/23/2019 5/23/2019 FHJKQUVX Y FC FC
FTSE100 LIFFE JUN 19 10 x index 0.5 GBP 5 3461 14:00-09:00 6/21/2019 6/21/2019 HMUZ Y FFI Z
China FTSE SGX APR 19 1 x index 2.5 USD 2.5 924.55 22:00-09:45 & 14:00-21:35 4/29/2019 4/29/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y XU
Gold COMEX JUN 19 100 ozs 0.1 USD 10 4114 11:00-10:00 5/31/2019 6/26/2019 GJMQVZ N GC GC
Mini Gold NYL JUN 19 32.15 ozs 0.1 USD 3.215 1230.9 13:00-11:00 5/31/2019 6/26/2019 GJMQVZ N ZH XG
Hang Seng HKFE APR 19 50 x index 1 HKD 50 78100 22:15-06:00 & 14:15-21:30 4/29/2019 4/29/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y HIS HI
Mini-Hang Seng HKFE APR 19 10 x index 1 HKD 10 24549.06 22:15-06:00 & 14:15-21:30 4/29/2019 4/29/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y HMH HU
HS China Enterprises IDX HKFE APR 19 50 x index 1 HKD 50 29975 22:15-06:00 & 14:15-21:30 4/29/2019 4/29/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y HCEI HC
Heating Oil NYMEX MAY 19 42000 gallons 0.01 USD 4.2 4598 11:00-10:00 5/2/2019 4/30/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ N HO HO
Mini Heating Oil NYMEX MAY 19 21000 barrels 0.01 USD 2.1 2299 11:00-10:00 4/29/2019 4/29/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y QH QX
Korean 3 yr Bond KFE JUN 19 100000000 KRW 0.01 KRW 10000 1804770 13:00-19:45 6/18/2019 6/18/2019 HMUZ Y KTB KE
Kospi KFE JUN 19 250000 KRW 0.05 KRW 12500 17056875 22:00-09:00 & 13:00-19:45 6/13/2019 6/13/2019 HMUZ Y KS KM
Japanese Govt Bonds TSE JUN 19 100000000 JPY 0.01 JPY 10000 429000 22:30-06:00 & 11:45-21:15 6/13/2019 6/13/2019 HMUZ N JGB JB
Mini Japanese Govt Bond SIMEX JUN 19 10000000 JPY 0.01 JPY 1000 111320 22:30-09:45 & 12:25-22:15 6/12/2019 6/12/2019 HMUZ Y SJB BJ
Japanese Yen CME JUN 19 12500000 JPY 0.005 USD 6.25 2178 11:00-10:00 6/17/2019 6/17/2019 HMUZ N JY JY
Lean Hogs CME JUN 19 40000 lbs 0.025 USD 10 1452 02:30-07:05 6/14/2019 6/14/2019 GJKMNQVZ Y LH LH
Live Cattle CME JUN 19 40000 lbs 0.025 USD 10 1815 02:30-07:05 6/10/2019 6/28/2019 GJMQVZ N LC LC
Long Gilt LIFFE JUN 19 100000 GBP 0.01 GBP 10 2178 20:00-06:00 5/30/2019 6/26/2019 HMUZ N FLG G
Lumber CME MAY 19 110000 bd ft 0.1 USD 11 3327.5 03:00-10:00 5/16/2019 5/15/2019 FHKNUX N LB LB
Mexican Peso CME JUN 19 500000 MXN 0.001 USD 5 1331 11:00-10:00 6/17/2019 6/17/2019 HMUZ N MP PE
Milk Futures Class 3 CME MAR 19 200000 lbs 0.01 USD 20 1485 11:00-10:00 4/2/2019 4/2/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y DA DA
Milk Futures WMP NZX APR 19 1 mt tonnes 5 USD 5 264 02:00-21:58 4/16/2019 4/16/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ MMR MMR
Milk Price Future NZX SEP 19 6000 kg ms 0.01 NZD 60 2310 02:00-21:58 9/12/2019 9/12/2019 U Y MKP
E-Mini Nasdaq CME JUN 19 20 x index 0.25 USD 5 9196 11:00-10:00 6/21/2019 6/21/2019 HMUZ Y NQ NQ
Natural Gas NYMEX MAY 19 10000 MMBtu 0.001 USD 10 1875.5 11:00-10:00 4/29/2019 4/26/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ N NG NG
Mini Natural Gas CME MAY 19 2500 MMBtu 0.005 USD 12.5 1567.5 11:00-10:00 4/25/2019 4/25/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y QG EO
Nifty Futures SGX NOV 17 2 x index 0.0001 USD 0.25 968 11:00-10:00 10/31/2017 10/13/2017 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y IH
Nikkei 225 SIMEX JUN 19 500 x index 5 JPY 2500 568700 19:55-09:45 & 12:30-19:30 6/13/2019 6/13/2019 HMUZ Y SSI NI
Nikkei 225 CME JUN 19 500 x index 5 JPY 2500 4719 11:00-10:00 6/13/2019 6/13/2019 HMUZ Y NIY NH
New Zealand 10 yr Bond NZFE JUN 19 100000 NZD 0.01 NZD 78.28 1727 17:40-07:00 & 08:30-16:30 6/12/2019 6/12/2019 HMUZ Y NGB ZT
New Zealand 3 yr Bond NZFE JUN 19 100000 NZD 0.01 NZD 32.3816677 720.5 17:40-07:00 & 08:30-16:30 6/12/2019 6/12/2019 HMUZ Y NGV ZY
New Zealand Bank Bills NZFE JUN 19 1000000 NZD 0.01 NZD 24.45 437.8 17:40-07:00 & 08:30-16:30 6/12/2019 6/12/2019 HMUZ Y NBB ZB
New Zealand Dollar CME JUN 19 100000 NZD 0.01 USD 10 1694 11:00-10:00 6/17/2019 6/17/2019 HMUZ N NE NV
New Zealand SPI NZX JUN 19 25 x index 1 NZD 25 6800 09:45-17:15 6/20/2019 6/20/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y KIW KIW
Oats CBOT MAY 19 5000 bu 0.25 USD 12.5 817.3 13:00-07:20 4/30/2019 5/14/2019 HKNUZ N O O
Orange Juice NYCE MAY 19 15000 lbs 0.05 USD 7.5 1056 01:00-07:00 5/1/2019 5/10/2019 FHKNUX N OJ JO
Paladium NYMEX JUN 19 100 troy ozs 0.1 USD 10 8318.81 11:00-10:00 5/31/2019 6/26/2019 HMUZ N PA PA
Platinum NYMEX JUL 19 50 troy ozs 0.1 USD 5 1815 11:00-10:00 6/28/2019 7/29/2019 FJNV N PL PL
Rough Rice CBOT MAY 19 2000 cwt 0.005 USD 10 1089 13:00-07:20 4/30/2019 5/14/2019 FHKNUX N RR RR
Mini Russell ICE JUN 19 100 x index 0.1 USD 5 3685 11:00-10:00 6/21/2019 6/21/2019 HMUZ Y rty
E-Mini S & P CME JUN 19 50 x index 0.25 USD 12.5 7260 11:00-10:00 6/21/2019 6/21/2019 HMUZ Y ES ES
S & P 500 CME JUN 19 250 x index 0.1 USD 25 36300 11:00-10:00 & 02:30-09:15 6/20/2019 6/20/2019 HMUZ Y SP SP
Short Sterling LIFFE DEC 19 500000 GBP 0.005 GBP 6.25 401.5 19:30-06:00 12/18/2019 12/18/2019 HMUZ Y FSS L
Silver COMEX MAY 19 5000 ozs 0.005 USD 25 3993 11:00-10:00 4/30/2019 5/29/2019 HKNUZ N SI SI
Mini Silver NYL MAY 19 1000 ozs 0.001 USD 1 738.1 13:00-11:00 4/30/2019 5/29/2019 FHKNUZ N ZZ YS
Soybean CBOT MAY 19 5000 bu 0.25 USD 12.5 2480.5 13:00-07:20 4/30/2019 5/14/2019 FHKNQUX N S S
Mini Soybean CBOT NOV 19 5000 bu 0.125 USD 1.25 568.7 13:00-07:45 10/31/2019 11/14/2019 FHKNQUX N YK
Soybean Oil CBOT MAY 19 60000 lbs 0.01 USD 6 907.5 13:00-07:20 4/30/2019 5/14/2019 FHKNQUVZ N BO BO
Soymeal CBOT MAY 19 100 tons 0.1 USD 10 2178 13:00-07:20 4/30/2019 5/14/2019 FHKNQUVZ N SM SM
Sugar CSCE MAY 19 112000 lbs 0.01 USD 11.2 1047.2 20:30-06:00 5/1/2019 4/30/2019 HKNV N SB SB
Swiss Franc CME JUN 19 125000 CHF 0.01 USD 12.5 3146 11:00-10:00 6/17/2019 6/17/2019 HMUZ N SF SF
Swiss Government Bond EUREX JUN 19 100000 CHF 0.01 CHF 10 4158 19:30-04:00 6/6/2019 6/6/2019 HMUZ N CONF FB
Taiwan MSCI SGX APR 19 100 x index 0.1 USD 10 935 19:15-09:45 & 13:45-18:45 4/29/2019 4/29/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y STW TW
RBOB NYMEX MAY 19 42000 gallons 0.0001 USD 4.2 5082 11:00-07:30 4/29/2019 4/29/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ N RB RF
US 10 yr note CBOT JUN 19 100000 USD 0.015625 USD 15.625 1391.5 11:00-10:00 5/31/2019 6/19/2019 HMUZ N TY TY
US 5 yr note CBOT JUN 19 100000 USD 0.0078125 USD 7.8125 1089 11:00-10:00 5/31/2019 6/28/2019 HMUZ N FV FV
US 2 yr note CBOT JUN 19 200000 USD 0.00390625 USD 7.8125 629.2 11:00-10:00 5/31/2019 6/28/2019 HMUZ N TU TU
US T Bond CBOT JUN 19 100000 USD 0.03125 USD 31.25 3085.5 11:00-10:00 5/31/2019 6/19/2019 HMUZ N US US
US Fed Funds CBOT MAY 19 5000000 USD 0.005 USD 20.835 313.5 11:00-10:00 5/31/2019 5/31/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y FF FF
VIX Futures CBE APR 19 100 x index 0.0025 USD 7562.5 6292 11:00-10:00 4/17/2019 4/17/2019 FGHJKMNQUVXZ Y UX
Wheat CBOT MAY 19 5000 bu 0.25 USD 12.5 1452 13:00-07:20 4/30/2019 5/14/2019 HKNUZ N W W
Mini Wheat CBOT JUL 19 1000 bu 0.125 USD 1.25 242 13:00-07:45 6/28/2019 7/12/2019 HKNUZ N YW YP
Benmore Base Load SFE JUN 19 2208 MWH 0.05 NZD 10.92 16830 10:30-16:00 6/28/2019 6/28/2019 HMUZ Y NEE BEE
Otahuhu Base Load SFE JUN 19 2208 MWH 0.05 NZD 10.92 13068 10:30-16:00 6/28/2019 6/28/2019 HMUZ Y NEA BEA