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Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) CO2 Allowance Options Contract Specs

Contract Unit 1,000 Allowances
Minimum Price Fluctuation $0.01 per allowance (i.e. $10.00 per lot)
Price Quotation US Dollars ($) and cents (¢) per allowance.
Trading Hours Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (5:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Chicago Time/CT) with a 60-minute break each day beginning at 5:00 p.m. (4:00 p.m. CT)
Product Code CME Globex: RGX
CME ClearPort: OR
Clearing: OR
Listed Contracts Monthly contracts listed  for 18 consecutive months. 4 months of Dec
Termination Of Trading Trading terminates at the close of trading on the fifteenth (15th) day of the contract month. If the 15th day is not a Business day, the RGGI Options Contracts shall expire on the Business day prior to the 15th.
Position Limits NYMEX Position Limits
Exchange Rulebook NYMEX 1264
Vendor Codes Quote Vendor Symbols Listing
Strike Price Listing Procedures Strike Price Listing and Exercise Procedures Table
Settlement Method Deliverable
Underlying Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) CO2 Allowance Futures