To complement our existing API2 and API4 futures contracts, CME Group offers cleared monthly, quarterly and calendar coal options. These products provide traders with the choice and flexibility of a truly global suite of coal products with the security that clearing through CME Clearport provides.
Key Service Features:
Calendar Options are physically delivered 'swaption' style contracts with an annual listing cycle:
Quarterly Options are also physically delivered 'swaption' style contracts with a shorter listing cycle:
Monthly Options are cash settled "Asian style" options with a monthly listing cycle.
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