Regional crude oil and natural gas storage data, weather anomalies and other macroeconomic factors can have a dramatic impact on the energy markets. Weekly crude oil and natural gas options provide market participants with greater flexibility to manage volatility arising from these events, with the added benefit of shorter expirations to implement strategies at a lower premium.
|Weekly Option||Monthly Option||Underlying Future|
|WTI Crude Oil||LO1-LO5||LO||CL|
|Brent Crude Oil||BW1-BW5||OS||BZ|
|Natural Gas (Physical)||ON1-ON5||ON||NG|
|Natural Gas (Financial)||LN1-LN5||LN||NG|
|Product (Globex Ticker)||Weekly Option||Underlying Future|
|WTI Crude Oil (LO1-LO5)||CLWA Comdty||CLA Comdty|
|Brent Crude Oil (BW1-BW5)||BZCA Comdty||BZAA Comdty|
|Natural Gas Physical (ON1-ON5)||ONWA Comdty||NGA Comdty|
|Natural Gas Financial (LN1-LN5)||GKWA Comdty||GKA Comdty|
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