Gold Futures and Options

Trade COMEX Gold futures and options contracts for a globally relevant, liquid financial instrument to help you hedge against inflation.

A safe haven in times of financial uncertainty, our suite of gold products includes full (100 oz.), E-mini (50 oz.), E-micro (10 oz.), and kilo size contracts to provide market users with flexibility, transparency, and choice in tailoring their risk management programs. 

Key Benefits

  • A central point of price discovery, price transparency, risk management, mitigation of counterparty credit risk, and CFTC oversight
  • Price managed separately from physical supply
  • Contracts are listed for 60 months forward, enabling the establishment of a forward price curve.
  • Electronic futures trading available on CME Globex, facilitating risk management opportunities for market participants around the globe.
  • Unparalleled flexibility to conduct off-exchange business, negotiate prices, and take advantage of central counterparty clearing with OTC clearing through CME ClearPort. 

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Gold Products

Clearing Globex Floor ClearPort Product Name Exchange Product Group Subgroup Category Subcategory Cleared As Volume Open Interest
GC GC - GC Gold Futures COMEX Metals Precious - - Futures 422,627 568,670
QO QO - - E-mini Gold Futures COMEX Metals Precious - - Futures 543 3,234
MGC MGC - - E-micro Gold Futures COMEX Metals Precious - - Futures 3,922 2,193
GCK GCK - GCK Gold Kilo Futures COMEX Metals Precious - - Futures 314 129
GCT GCT - GCT Gold TAS Futures COMEX Metals Precious - - Futures 0 0
Trade Date: 27 Jul 2016 | FINAL

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