Weekly Options on Agricultural Futures

Weekly Agricultural Options

Weekly Agricultural Options provide users with increased flexibility in managing existing option positions, and new opportunities to trade high impact economic events.

The addition of Weekly Agricultural Options means that there is an option expiring every Friday in benchmark Agricultural products. This enables targeted trading based on market movements or events occurring in specific time frames.

Weekly Agricultural Options:

  • Complement the standard and serial options
  • Provide users with increased flexibility in managing existing option positions
  • Offer new opportunities to trade high impact events such as USDA reports

Features:

  • Expire every Friday that is not already a standard or serial expiration in the respective option
  • Exercise into the next futures expiry
  • Same strike price intervals and minimum tick sizes as the standard and serial options
  • Trade via open outcry and electronically on CME Globex
  • New weekly option listed the business day following an expiration

Resources for Weekly Agricultural Options