E-mini and Standard S&P 500 Options Bloomberg Cheat Sheet

Trading Codes

Option Subclass CME Globex Code Bloomberg Code (Detailed) Bloomberg Code
(Active Contract)
E-mini S&P 500
End-of-Month EW SC_(Month code)(Year Code)1 SCA Index
Quarterlies ES ES_(Month code)(Year code) ESA Index
Monday Weeklies E1A - E5A IWW_(Month code)(Year code) IWWA Index
Wednesday Weeklies E1C – E5C IEW_(Month code)(Year code) IEWA Index
Weekly Fridays

Week 1

EW1 1E_(Month code)(Year code) 1EA Index

Week 2

EW2 2E_(Month code)(Year code) 2EA Index

Week 3 (non-quarterly)

EW3 3E_(Month code)(Year code) 3EA Index

Week 4

EW4 4E_(Month code)(Year code) 4EA Index
Standard S&P 500
End of Month EV EV_(Month code)(Year Code) EVA Index
Quarterlies SP SP_(Month code)(Year code) SPA Index
Monday Weeklies S1A – S5A SVPW_(Month code)(Year code) SVPWA Index
Wednesday Weeklies S1C – S5C SPW_(Month code)(Year code) SPWA Index
Weekly Fridays

Week 1

EV1 1D_(Month code)(Year code) 1DA Index

Week 2

EV2 2D_(Month code)(Year code) 2DA Index

Week 3 (non-quarterly)

EV3 3D_(Month code)(Year code) 3DA Index

Week 4

EV4 4D_(Month code)(Year code) 4DA Index

1 Year Code refers to the last digit of a given year. For example, “8” is the Year Code for 2018.

Month Codes

January

F

April

J

July

N

October

V

February

G

May

K

August

Q

November

X

March

H

June

M

September

U

December

Z

For any E-mini S&P 500 option, please follow the instructions below:

1. Type the Bloomberg code in the top left of the terminal screen OMON

2. Access the Options Monitor Page

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