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Tennessee 500 Leg Natural Gas (Platts IFERC) Basis Futures Contract Specs

Product Symbol NM
Venue CME Globex, CME ClearPort, Open Outcry (New York)
Hours
(All Times are New York Time/ET)
CME Globex: Sunday – Friday 6:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. (5:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Chicago Time/CT) with a 45-minute break each day beginning at 5:15 p.m. (4:15 p.m. CT)
CME ClearPort: Sunday – Friday 6:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. (5:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Chicago Time/CT) with a 45-minute break each day beginning at 5:15 p.m. (4:15 p.m. CT)
Open Outcry: Monday – Friday 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM (8:00 AM to 1:30 PM CT)
Contract Unit 2,500 MMBtu
Price Quotation U.S. dollars and cents per MMBtu
Minimum Fluctuation $0.0001 per MMBtu
Floating Price The Floating Price for each contract month will be equal to the Platts Inside FERC's Gas Market Report ("Platts IFERC") Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co., Louisiana, 500 Leg Index ("Index") published in the table titled "Prices of Spot Gas Delivered to Pipelines" in the first regular issue of the contract month minus the NYMEX (Henry Hub) Natural Gas Futures Futures Contract final settlement price for the corresponding contract month.
Termination of Trading Trading shall cease on the last business day of the month prior to the contract month.
Listed Contracts CME Globex 36 Consecutive Months
CME ClearPort and Open Outcry 72 Consecutive Months
Settlement Type Financial
Position Limits NYMEX Position Limits
Rulebook Chapter 770
Exchange Rule These contracts are listed with, and subject to, the rules and regulations of NYMEX.