|Contract Unit||$50 x S&P 500 Index|
|Trading Hours||CME Globex:||Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET (5:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. CT) with 15-minute trading halt Monday – Friday 4:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. ET (3:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. CT). Monday - Thursday 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. ET (4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. CT) daily maintenance period.
For the BTIC, trading hours will be Sunday – Friday 6:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. ET (5:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. CT);
Monday - Thursday 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. ET (4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. CT) daily maintenance period.
|CME ClearPort:||Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET (5:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. CT). Monday - Thursday 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. ET (4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. CT) daily maintenance period.|
|Minimum Price Fluctuation||Outright:||0.25 index points=$12.50
BTIC: 0.05 index points = $2.50
|CALENDAR SPREAD||0.05 index points=$2.50|
|Product Code||CME Globex: ESCME ClearPort: ESClearing: ESBTIC: EST|
|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
For the BTIC, trading terminates on the Thursday before the Third Friday of the Contract Month
|Settlement Procedures||E-mini S&P 500 Settlement Procedures|
|Position Limits||CME Position Limits|
|Exchange Rulebook||CME 358|
|Price Limit Or Circuit||Price Limits|
|Vendor Codes||Quote Vendor Symbols Listing|
An electronically traded futures contract one fifth the size of standard S&P futures, E-mini S&P 500 futures and options are based on the underlying Standard & Poor’s 500 stock index. Made up of 500 individual stocks representing the market capitalizations of large companies, the S&P 500 Index is a leading indicator of large-cap U.S. equities.
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