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Nikkei/USD Futures Contract Specs

Contract Unit $5.00 x Nikkei Stock Average
Trading Hours MON – FRI: 5:00 p.m. previous day – 4:15 p.m.
Minimum Price Fluctuation 5.00 index points=$25.00
Product Code CME Globex: NKD
CME ClearPort: NK
Clearing: NK
Listed Contracts Four months in the March Quarterly cycle
(Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec)
Settlement Method Financially Settled
Termination Of Trading 4:15 p.m. on Business Day prior to 2nd Friday of the contract month
Settlement Procedures Nikkei (Dollar) Settlement Procedures
Position Limits CME Position Limits
Exchange Rulebook CME 352
Block Minimum Block Minimum Thresholds
Price Limit Or Circuit Price Limits
Vendor Codes Quote Vendor Symbols Listing

About Nikkei 225 Dollar Futures

Nikkei 225 USD-denominated futures provide investors with an efficient way to access the opportunities of the Japanese equity market and trade using U.S. dollars. Japan’s premier stock index, the Nikkei 225, includes the top 225 blue-chip companies listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.