Emissions Products

We are pleased to announce five new California Carbon Allowance (CCA) futures contracts to complement our existing global emissions contracts and enable seamless trading between environment spot and futures markets.

These emission products are being launched in partnership with CBL Markets, the leading spot exchange operator for environmental commodity markets across the U.S., EU and Asia Pacific.

Initially, market participants will be able to submit these emission market products for clearing through CBL Markets to CME ClearPort. CCA futures, which are listed by and subject to the rules of the NYMEX, will also be available on February 27 to transact on CME Globex.

Key Benefits

  • Comprehensive slate of products. Access to all key European- and US Emissions markets.
  • Very competitive fee schedule
  • Trade execution is available on CME Globex and through CME Clearport for the OTC market.
  • Emissions products available for trading on CME Direct - a free trading screen
  • Access to over 70 clearing members
  • Straight-through-processing capability from broker screens

Products

Clearing Globex Floor ClearPort Product Name Exchange Product Group Subgroup Category Subcategory Cleared As Volume Open Interest
6T EAF - 6T In Delivery Month European Union Allowance (EUA) Futures NYMEX Energy Emissions - EU ETS Futures 0 10,748
PCL PCL - PCL Certified Emission Reduction (CERplus) Options NYMEX Energy Emissions ISO-NE CDM Options 0 0
6U EAX - 6U In Delivery Month European Union Allowance (EUA) Options NYMEX Energy Emissions - EU ETS Options 0 0
9G 9G - 9G In Delivery Month European Union Allowance (EUA) Serial Options NYMEX Energy Emissions - EU ETS Options 0 0
EMA EMA - EMA European Union Allowance Future CME Europe Energy Emissions - - Futures 0 0
C6C C6C - C6C CBL California Carbon Allowance Vintage-Specific 2016 Futures NYMEX Energy Emissions - - Futures 0 0
C8C C8C - C8C CBL California Carbon Allowance Vintage-Specific 2018 Futures NYMEX Energy Emissions - - Futures 0 0
CC0 CC0 - CC0 CBL California Carbon Allowance Vintage-Specific 2020 Futures NYMEX Energy Emissions - - Futures 0 0
CPE CPE - CPE Certified Emission Reduction (CERplus) Serial Options NYMEX Energy Emissions ISO-NE CDM Options 0 0
RJ RGI - RJ Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) CO2 Allowance Futures NYMEX Energy Emissions - RGGI Futures 0 0
Trade Date: 24 Feb 2017 | FINAL

Contact Us

Henrik Hasselknippe
Senior Director, Energy Products
T +44 20 3379 3735
Henrik.Hasselknippe@cmegroup.com

Joanna McMaster 
Director, Energy Products
T +44 20 3379 3837
Joanna.McMaster@cmegroup.com

Simon Gadd
Director, Energy Products
Tel: +44 20 3379 3995
simon.gadd@cmegroup.com