CME Group Holiday Calendar

CME Group observes 11 U.S.-recognized holidays. On these holidays, trading hours may vary depending on markets traded. Opening and closing times may be affected on the holiday, as well as the business days prior to or after a holiday.

View regular trading hours

Settlement Notices

2016-2017 Holiday Schedules

2016 CME Globex Trading Schedule

CME Globex will observe the following holidays in 2016. Trading times and days affected may vary depending on the holiday. Download the existing files to view altered trading hours.

U.S. Holiday Includes the following dates: Excel PDF
Christmas 23-27 December 2016 Christmas Christmas
New Year’s 30 December 2016 - 3 January 2017 New Year’s New Year’s

** Note: This schedule is subject to change. Trading hours are usually finalized approximately two weeks prior to the holiday.


2017 CME Globex Trading Schedule

CME Globex will observe the following holidays in 2017. Trading times and days affected may vary depending on the holiday. Download the existing files to view altered trading hours.

U.S. Holiday Includes the following dates: Excel PDF
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 13-17 January 2017 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Not yet available.
President's Day 17-21 February 2017 President's Day Not yet available.
Good Friday 13-17 April 2017 Good Friday Not yet available.
Memorial Day 26-30 May 2017 Memorial Day Not yet available.
Independence Day 3-5 July 2017 Independence Day Not yet available.
Labor Day 1-5 September 2017 Labor Day Not yet available.
Columbus Day 9 October 2017 Columbus Day  
Veterans Day 10 November 2017 Veteran's Day  
Thanksgiving 22-24 November 2017 Thanksgiving Not yet available.
Christmas 22-26 December 2017 Christmas Not yet available.
New Year’s 29 December 2017 - 2 January 2018 New Year's Day Not yet available.

2016 - CME ClearPort Trading Schedule

Download Calendar

CME ClearPort will observe the following holidays during the year 2016 which may affect the open and close trading times. 

All times are Eastern Standard Time*

Holiday Date of Holiday Date CME ClearPort is Closed Date and Time CME ClearPort Opens
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday, 18 Jan   Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Presidents Day Monday, 15 Feb   Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Good Friday Friday, 25 Mar Friday, 25 March, 2016 Sunday, 27 March, 2016 at 1800:ET for the next day’s trade date
Memorial Day Monday, 30 May   Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Independence Day (observed) Monday, 4 Jul   Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Labor Day Monday, 5 Sep   Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Columbus Day Monday, 10 Oct   Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Veterans Day Friday, 11 Nov   Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, 24 Nov *Friday 25 November, 2016 Early Close 13:45 ET* Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Christmas Day Monday, 26 Dec Monday, 26 December, 2016 Monday, 26 December, 2016 at 18:00 ET for the next day’s trade date
New Year’s Day 2017 Monday, 2 Jan Monday, 2 January, 2017 Monday, 2 January, 2017 at 18:00 ET for the next day’s trade date

* Holiday schedules are subject to input from the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA).

** Note: This schedule is subject to change. Trading hours are usually finalized approximately two weeks prior to the holiday.


2017 - CME ClearPort Trading Schedule

Download Calendar

CME ClearPort will observe the following holidays during the year 2017 which may affect the open and close trading times. 

All times are Eastern Standard Time*

Holiday Date of Holiday Date CME ClearPort is Closed Date and Time CME ClearPort Opens
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday, Jan 16   Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Presidents’ Day Monday, Feb 20   Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Good Friday Friday, April 14 Friday, April 14, 2017 Sunday, April, 2017 at 1800:ET for the next day’s trade date
Memorial Day Monday, May 29   Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Independence Day Tuesday, Jul 4   Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Labor Day Monday, Sep 4   Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Columbus Day Monday, Oct 9   Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Veterans Day (Observed) Friday, Nov 10   Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, Nov 23 *Friday November 24, 2016 Early Close 13:45 ET* Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Christmas Day Monday, Dec 25 Monday, Dec 25, 2017 Monday, December 25, 2017 at 18:00 ET for the next day’s trade date
New Year’s Day 2018 Monday, Jan 1 Monday, Jan 1, 2018 Monday, January 1, 2018 at 18:00 ET for the next day’s trade date

* Holiday schedules are subject to input from the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA). CME Globex® holiday hours can be viewed at www.cmegroup.com/holidaycalendar.

2016 - Trading Floor Schedule

The CME Group trading floors in Chicago and New York will observe the following holidays which may cause the floor to close for a full day and/or affect opening and closing trading hours. 

All times are Central Standard Time*

Holiday Date of Holiday Date and Time Floor Closes Early Date Trading Floor is Closed
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday, 18 Jan   Monday, 18 January, 2016
Presidents’ Day Monday, 15 Feb   Monday, 15 February, 2016
Good Friday Friday, 25 Mar  Thursday, 24 March, 2016 Foreign Exchange & Interest Rates close at 12:00 CT Friday, 25 March, 2016
Memorial Day Monday, 30 May Friday, 27 May, 2016 Foreign Exchange & Interest Rates close at 12:00 CT Monday, 30 May, 2016
Independence Day (observed) Friday, 4 July Friday, 1 July, 2016 Foreign Exchange & Interest Rate Options close at 12:00 CT Monday, 4 July, 2016
Labor Day Monday, 5 ep   Monday, 5 September, 2016
Columbus Day Monday, 10 Oct  

Monday, 10 October, 2016
Foreign Exchange & Interest Rates closed
Equities, Commodities, Weather & Real Estate – Normal Day

Veterans Day Friday, 11 Nov  

Friday, 11 November, 2016
Foreign Exchange & Interest Rates closed
Equities, Commodities, Weather & Real Estate – Normal Day

Thanksgiving Day Thursday, 24 Nov Friday, 25 November, 2016 Foreign Exchange, Interest Rates, Commodities, Weather & Real Estate close at 12:00 CT, CME commodity options close at 12:02 CT, Equities close at 12:15 CT

Thursday, 24 November, 2016

Friday, 25 November, 2016 Dairy closed

Christmas Day Monday, 25 Dec Friday,23 December, 2016 Foreign Exchange, Interest Rates, Commodities, Weather & Real Estate close at 12:00 CT, CME commodity options close at 12:02 CT. Monday, 26 December, 2016
New Year’s Day 2016 Monday, 2 Jan Friday, 30 December, 2016 Foreign Exchange & Interest Rates Options close at 12:00 CT Monday, 2 January, 2017

* Holiday schedules are subject to input from the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA).

All times are Eastern Standard Time*

Holiday Date of Holiday Date and Time Floor Closes Early
Date Trading Floor is Closed
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday, 18 Jan   Monday, 18 January, 2016
Presidents’ Day Monday, 15 Feb   Monday, 15 February, 2016
Good Friday Friday, 25 Mar    Friday, 25 March, 2016
Memorial Day Monday, 30 May   Monday, 30 May, 2016
Independence Day (observed) Friday, 4 July   Monday, 4 July, 2016
Labor Day Monday, 5 ep   Monday, 5 September, 2016
Columbus Day Monday, 10 Oct    
Veterans Day Friday, 11 Nov  

 

Thanksgiving Day Thursday, 24 Nov Friday, November 25, 2016 NYMEX close at 13:30 ET., COMEX close at 12:30 ET

Thursday, 24 November, 2016

 

Christmas Day Monday, 25 Dec Friday, December 23, 2016 NYMEX close at 13:30 ET, COMEX close at 12:30 ET Monday, 26 December, 2016
New Year’s Day 2016 Monday, 2 Jan   Monday, 2 January, 2017

* Holiday schedules are subject to input from the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA).

** Note: This schedule is subject to change. Trading hours are usually finalized approximately two weeks prior to the holiday.


2017 - Trading Floor Schedule

Not yet available.

2016 - Clearing Notices

CME Clearing recognizes 11 holidays each year, which may cause the clearing house to observe special processing timelines.

U.S. Holiday Includes the following dates: Futures OTC
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 15-19 January 2016 MLK Day MLK Day
President's Day 12-16 February 2016 President's Day President's Day
Good Friday 24-28 March 2016 Good Friday Good Friday
Memorial Day 27-31 May 2016 Memorial Day Memorial Day
Independence Day 1-5 July 2016 Independence Day Independence Day
Labor Day 2-6 September 2016 Labor Day Labor Day
Columbus Day 10 October 2016 Columbus Day Columbus Day
Veterans Day 11 November 2016 Veterans Day Veterans Day
Thanksgiving 23-25 November 2016 Thanksgiving Thanksgiving
Christmas 23-27 December 2016 Christmas Christmas
New Year’s 30 December 2016 - 3 January 2017 New Year's Day New Year's Day

2017 - Clearing Notices

CME Clearing recognizes 11 holidays each year, which may cause the clearing house to observe special processing timelines.

U.S. Holiday Includes the following dates: Futures OTC
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 13-17 January 2017 MLK Day MLK Day
President's Day 17-21 February 2017 President's Day President's Day
Good Friday 13-17 April 2017 Good Friday Good Friday
Memorial Day 26-30 May 2017 Memorial Day Memorial Day
Independence Day 3-5 July 2017 Independence Day Independence Day
Labor Day 1-5 September 2017 Labor Day Labor Day
Columbus Day 9 October 2017 Columbus Day Columbus Day
Veterans Day 10 November 2017 Not yet available Not yet available
Thanksgiving 22-24 November 2017 Thanksgiving Thanksgiving
Christmas 22-26 December 2017 Christmas Christmas
New Year’s 29 December 2017 - 2 January 2018 New Year's Day New Year's Day

Archived Calendars