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.

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2017 Holiday Schedules

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 Compact Excel
Veterans Day 10 November 2017 Veteran's Day Veteran's Day
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

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

2017 - CME ClearPort Trading Schedule

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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 ON WHICH CME CLEARPORT DOES NOT OPEN 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 schedulefor the next day’s trade date
Independence Day
Tuesday, Jul 4
  Unaffected and will run on a normal schedulefor the next day’s trade date
Labor Day
Monday, Sep 4
  Unaffected and will run on a normal schedulefor the next day’s trade date
Columbus Day
Monday, Oct 9
  Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule 
Veterans Day (Observed)  
Friday, Nov 10
  Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule 
Thanksgiving Day
Thursday, Nov 23
*Friday November 24, 2017 Early Close 13:45 ET* Unaffected and will run on a normal schedulefor the next day’s trade date
Christmas Day
Monday, Dec 25
Monday, Dec 25, 2017 Monday, December 25, 2017at 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, 2018at 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.

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

2017 - Trading Floor Schedule

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Holiday Date of Holiday Date and Time on Which Noted CME Group Trading Closes Early Date on Which the Chicago Trading Floor is Closed
New Year’s Day 2017 (Observed) Monday, Jan 2

Friday, December 30, 2016

Foreign Exchange & Interest Rates Floor Options Close at 12:00 CT
Monday, January 2. 2017

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Monday, Jan 16   Monday, January 16, 2017

Presidents’ Day

Monday, Feb 20   Monday, February 20, 2017

Good Friday

Friday, April 14

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Foreign Exchange & Interest Rates Floor Options Close at 12:00 CT

Friday, April 14, 2017

Memorial Day

Monday, May 29

Friday, May 26, 2017

Foreign Exchange & Interest Rates Floor Options Close at 12:00 CT
Monday, May 29, 2017

Independence Day

Tuesday, July 4

Monday, July 3, 2017

Foreign Exchange, Interest Rates, Grain, Dairy, Weather & Real Estate Floor Options Close at 12:00 CT, Live Stock Options Close at 12:02 CT, Equities Futures and Options Close at 12:15 CT

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Labor Day

Monday, Sep 4   Monday, September 4, 2017

Columbus Day

Monday, Oct 9  

Monday, October 9, 2017

Foreign Exchange & Interest Rates Closed.

Equities, Commodities, Weather & Real Estate –

Normal Day
Veterans Day
 (Observed)
Friday Nov. 10 Friday November 10, 2017
All Floor Markets Open - Normal Trading Hours
 

Thanksgiving Day

Thursday, Nov 23

Friday, November 24, 2017

Foreign Exchange, Interest Rates, Grains, Weather & Real Estate Floor Options Close at 12:00 CT, Live Stock Options Close at 12:02 CT, Equities Futures and Options Close at 12:15 CT

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Friday, November 24, 2017

Dairy closed

Christmas Day

Monday, Dec 25

Friday, December 22, 2017

Foreign Exchange, Interest Rates, Grains, Dairy, Weather & Real Estate Floor Options Close at 12:00 CT, Live Stock Options Close at 12:02 CT.   Equities Normal day
Monday, December 25, 2017

New Year’s Day 2018

Monday, Jan 1

Friday, December 29, 2017

Foreign Exchange & Interest Rates Floor Options Close at 12:00 CT
Monday, January 1, 2018

* 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 http://www.cmegroup.com/tools-information/holiday-calendar.html

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

Due to declining open outcry volume, CME Group will close our New York trading floor effective December 30, 2016.

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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 No Holiday No Holiday
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

2017 Settlement Notices

U.S. Holiday Includes the following dates: PDF
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 13-17 January 2017 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
President's Day 17-21 February 2017 President's Day
Good Friday 13-17 April 2017 Good Friday
Memorial Day 26-30 May 2017 Memorial Day
Independence Day 3-5 July 2017 Independence Day
Labor Day 1-5 September 2017 Labor Day
Columbus Day 9 October 2017 Columbus Day
Veterans Day 10 November 2017 Veterans Day
Thanksgiving 22-24 November 2017 Thanksgiving
Christmas 22-26 December 2017 Christmas
New Year’s Eve 29 December 2017 - 2 January 2018 New Year's Eve

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

2018 Holiday Schedules

2018 CME Globex Trading Schedule

CME Globex will observe the following holidays in 2018. 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 Compact Excel
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 12-16 January 2018 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Coming Soon
President's Day 16-20 February 2018 President's Day Coming Soon
Good Friday 29 March - 2 April 2018 Good Friday Coming Soon
Memorial Day 25-29 May 2018 Memorial Day Coming Soon
Independence Day 3-5 July 2018 Independence Day Coming Soon
Labor Day 31 August - 4 September 2018 Labor Day Coming Soon
Thanksgiving 21-23 November 2018 Thanksgiving Coming Soon
Christmas 24-26 December 2018 Christmas Coming Soon
New Year’s 31 December 2018 - 2 January 2019 New Year's Day Coming Soon

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

2018 - CME ClearPort Trading Schedule

CME ClearPort will observe the following holidays during the year 2018 which may affect the open and close trading times.  All times are Eastern Standard Time*

HOLIDAY DATE ON WHICH CME CLEARPORT DOES NOT OPEN DATE AND TIME CME CLEARPORT OPENS
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, Jan 15
  Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Presidents’ Day
Monday, Feb 19
  Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Good Friday
Friday, March 30
Friday, March 30, 2018 Sunday, April 1, 2018 at 1800:ET for the next day’s trade date
Memorial Day
Monday, May 28
  Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule 

for the next day’s trade date

Independence Day
Wednesday, Jul 4
  Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Labor Day
Monday, Sep 3
  Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Thanksgiving Day
Thursday, Nov 22
*Friday November 23, 2018 Early Close 13:45 ET* Unaffected and will run on a normal schedule for the next day’s trade date
Christmas Day
Tuesday, Dec 25
Tuesday, Dec 25, 2018 Tuesday, December 25, 2018 at 18:00 ET for the next day’s trade date
New Year’s Day 2019
Tuesday, Jan 1
Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019 Tues, January 1, 2019 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.

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

2018 - Trading Floor Schedule

CME Trading Floor will observe the following holidays during the year 2018 which may affect the open and close trading times.  All times are Central Standard Time*

HOLIDAY

DATE AND TIME ON WHICH NOTED CME GROUP TRADING CLOSES EARLY

DATE ON WHICH THE CHICAGO TRADING FLOOR IS CLOSED

New Year’s Day 2018
Monday, Jan 1
Friday, December 29, 2017
Foreign Exchange & Interest Rates Floor Options Close at 12:00 CT
Monday, January 1. 2018
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, Jan 15
  Monday, January 15, 2018
Presidents’ Day
Monday, Feb 19
  Monday, February 19, 2018
Good Friday
Friday, March 30
Thursday, March 29, 2018
Foreign Exchange & Interest Rates Floor Options Close at 12:00 CT
 

 

Friday, March 30, 2018

 

Memorial Day
Monday, May 28
Friday, May 25, 2018
Foreign Exchange & Interest Rates Floor Options Close at 12:00 CT
Monday, May 28, 2018
Independence Day
Wednesday, July 4
Tuesday, July 3, 2018
Foreign Exchange, Interest Rates, Grain, Dairy Weather & Real Estate Floor Options Close at 12:00 CT, Live Stock Options Close at 12:02 CT, Equities Futures and Options Close at 12:15 CT
Wednesday, July 4, 2018
Labor Day
Monday, Sep 3
  Monday, September 3, 2018
Columbus Day
Monday, Oct 8
  Monday, October 8, 2018
Foreign Exchange & Interest Rates Closed.
Equities, Commodities, Weather & Real Estate – Normal Day
Veterans Day
(Observed)
Monday, Nov. 12
  Monday, November 12, 2018
Foreign Exchange & Interest Rates Closed.
Equities, Commodities, Weather & Real Estate – Normal Day
Thanksgiving Day
Thursday, Nov 22
Friday, November 23, 2018
Foreign Exchange, Interest Rates, Grains, Weather & Real Estate Floor Options Close at 12:00 CT, Live Stock Options Close at 12:02 CT, Equities Futures and Options Close at 12:15 CT
Thursday, November 22, 2018


Friday, November 23, 2018
Dairy closed
Christmas Day
Tuesday, Dec 25
Monday, December 24, 2018
Foreign Exchange, Interest Rates, Grains, Dairy, Weather & Real Estate Floor Options Close at 12:00 CT, Live Stock Options Close at 12:02 CT.   Equities Futures and Options Close at 12:15 CT
Tuesday, December 25, 2018
New Year’s Day 2018
Tuesday, Jan 1
Monday, December 31, 2018
Foreign Exchange & Interest Rates Floor Options Close at 12:00 CT
Tuesday, January 1, 2019

* 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.

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

2018 - Clearing Notices

Coming soon.

2018 Settlement Notices

U.S. Holiday Includes the following dates: PDF
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 12-16 January 2018 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
President's Day 16-20 February 2018 President's Day
Good Friday 29 March - 2 April 2018 Good Friday
Memorial Day 25-29 May 2018 Memorial Day
Independence Day 3-5 July 2018 Independence Day
Labor Day 31 August - 4 September 2018 Labor Day
Columbus Day 8 October 2018 Columbus Day
Veterans Day 12 November 2018 Veterans Day
Thanksgiving 21-23 November 2018 Thanksgiving
Christmas 24-26 December 2018 Christmas
New Year’s Eve 31 December 2018 - 2 January 2019 New Year's Eve

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