|Contract Unit||$20 x NASDAQ-100 Index|
|Trading Hours||CME Globex:||Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. New York Time/ET (5:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Chicago Time/CT) with 15-minute trading halt Monday – Friday 4:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. New York time/ET (3:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Chicago Time/CT). Monday - Thursday 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. New York Time/ET (4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Chicago Time/CT) daily maintenance period.
||CME ClearPort:||Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. New York time/ET (5:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Chicago Time/CT). Monday - Thursday 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. New York Time/ET (4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Chicago Time/CT) daily maintenance period.
|Minimum Price Fluctuation||OUTRIGHT||0.25 index points=$5.00|
|CALENDAR SPREAD||0.05 index points=$1.00|
|Product Code||CME Globex: NQCME ClearPort: NQClearing: NQ|
|Listed Contracts||Five months in the March Quarterly Cycle (Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec)|
|Settlement Method||Financially Settled|
|Termination Of Trading||Trading can occur up to 8:30 a.m. on the 3rd Friday of the contract month.|
|Settlement Procedures||E-mini NASDAQ Settlement Procedures|
|Position Limits||CME Position Limits|
|Exchange Rulebook||CME 359|
|Price Limit Or Circuit||Price Limits|
|Vendor Codes||Quote Vendor Symbols Listing|
Based on the underlying Nasdaq 100 stock index, E-mini NASDAQ 100 futures offer smaller-sized, liquid benchmark contracts to manage exposure to the 100 leading non-financial U.S. large-cap companies that make up the Nasdaq 100. The index is frequently used to manage technology exposure due to its heavy technology sector weighting.