Ultra 10-Year Futures and Options

Strikingly Powerful Tools for Trading 10-Year Treasury Exposure

Start trading Ultra 10-Year Treasury Note futures (TN) and options (OTN) today for maximum flexibility and opportunity in CME Group's deep and liquid Treasury markets. With nearly 300 unique customers trading, Ultra 10 futures and options provide a more precise and efficient way to trade 10-Year Treasury exposure.

Ultra 10 Products and Specifications

Clearing CME Globex Floor CME ClearPort Product Name Subgroup Exchange Volume Open Interest
TN TN - TN Ultra 10-Year U.S. Treasury Note Futures US Treasury CBOT 160,954 208,085
TN OTN TN TN Ultra 10-Year U.S. Treasury Note Options US Treasury CBOT 0 100
TN4 TN4 TN4 TN4 Ultra 10-Year U.S. Treasury Note Weekly Options Wk 4 US Treasury CBOT 0 0
TN1 TN1 TN1 TN1 Ultra 10-Year U.S. Treasury Note Weekly Options Wk 1 US Treasury CBOT 0 0
TN3 TN3 TN3 TN3 Ultra 10-Year U.S. Treasury Note Weekly Options Wk 3 US Treasury CBOT 0 0
TN2 TN2 TN2 TN2 Ultra 10-Year U.S. Treasury Note Weekly Options Wk 2 US Treasury CBOT 0 0
Trade Date: 31 Aug 2016 | PRELIMINARY

Key Benefits

  • Deliverable basket is original issue 10-Year U.S Treasury Notes, with remaining terms to maturity at delivery of at least 9 years, 5 months and not more than 10 years 
  • Highly complementary to existing benchmarks, enabling new spread and curve trading opportunities 
  • Automatic margin offsets versus existing interest rate products, and eligibility for portfolio margining with CME-cleared interest rate swaps 
  • Weekly, monthly and quarterly options available on a liquid futures contract with more than 100,000 in open interest
  • Market makers providing electronic markets

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Quote Vendor Symbol Guide

CME Symbol Futures TN Options OTN
Bloomberg UXY UXY
ThomsonReuters** 0#1TN:  0#1TN+
TT TN OTN
CQG TNA TNA
SunGard TN OTN
Fidessa TN OTN
ION (Pats & FFastFill) TN OTN
Broadway Technology TN OTN
DTN @TN @TN
Celoxica TN OTN
Object Trading TN OTN
ORC & Tbricks TN OTN
Rithmic TN OTN
REDI TN OTN

**Codes for Thomson Reuters:

  • Composite Futures (Globex plus blocks) - 0#TN:
  • Globex Futures - 0#1TN:
  • Globex Options - 0#1TN+
  • Pit Options - 0#2TN+

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