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E-mini NASDAQ Composite Futures Contract Specs

Opening Date 10/27/2003
Ticker Symbol QCN
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Contract Size 20 x E-mini NASDAQ Composite futures price
Tick Size (minimum fluctuation) OUTRIGHT 0.50 index points=$10.00
CALENDAR SPREAD 0.05 index points=$1.00
Trading Hours
All time listed are Central Time
CME Globex (Electronic Platform) MON – FRI: 5:00 p.m. previous day – 4:15 p.m.; trading halt from 3:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Contract Months Two months in the March Quarterly Cycle
(Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec)
Strike Listings CME Globex All strike intervals
Last Trade Date/Time
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CME Globex Trading can occur up to 8:30 a.m. on the 3rd Friday of the contract month.
Settlement Procedure Daily E-mini NASDAQ Composite Settlement Procedure (PDF)
Final E-mini NASDAQ Composite Settlement Procedure (PDF)
Daily Price Limits View price limits details.
Position Limits See: CME Rulebook Chapter 5 - POSITION LIMIT, POSITION ACCOUNTABILITY AND REPORTABLE LEVEL TABLE (PDF)
Block Trade Eligibility Yes. View more on block-trade eligible contracts.
Block Minimum 50 contracts
Rulebook Chapter 377
Exchange Rule These contracts are listed with, and subject to, the rules and regulations of CME.

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