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Silver Futures Settlements

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Month Open High Low Last Change Settle Estimated Volume Prior Day Open Interest
APR 15 - - - - -.055 16.221 0 172
MAY 15 16.260 16.490 16.185 - -.055 16.229 40,268 69,562
JUN 15 16.390 16.435B 16.250 - -.055 16.251 38 124
JLY 15 16.305 16.535 16.235A - -.056 16.273 11,634 49,685
SEP 15 16.475 16.550 16.280A - -.055 16.313 1,743 15,872
DEC 15 16.530 16.610B 16.325A - -.056 16.359 1,272 26,549
JAN 16 - - - - -.056 16.374 2 1,559
MAR 16 - - - - -.056 16.402 279 2,778
MAY 16 16.490 16.490 16.420 - -.056 16.433 2 173
JLY 16 - - - - -.056 16.465 0 2,531
SEP 16 - - - - -.056 16.495 0 101
DEC 16 16.550 16.550 16.550 - -.056 16.544 75 4,002
JAN 17 - - - - -.055 16.563 0 0
JLY 17 - - - - -.052 16.695 300 702
DEC 17 - - - - -.052 16.821 1 861
JLY 18 - - - - -.052 16.992 0 40
DEC 18 - - - - -.052 17.116 1 177
JLY 19 - - - - -.052 17.326 0 1
DEC 19 - - - - -.052 17.511 0 54
Total 55,615 174,943

About Silver

Silver's dual role as both a precious metal for investment as well as an industrial metal for commercial use makes our silver futures and options contracts invaluable financial instruments worldwide. Affected by mine production, industrial demand, and the general health of the world economy, the price of silver can be volatile beyond what many consider acceptable risk. CME Group COMEX Silver Futures contracts serve as a global benchmark that provides market users with:

  • Liquidity, ease of access and unparalleled price transparency via a central point of price information;
  • Risk management, mitigation of counterparty credit risk and CFTC oversight.

Things to know about the contracts:

  • Include full (5,000-oz.) and miNY (2,500-oz.) silver contracts.
  • Available on the CME Globex electronic trading platform, on the trading floor in New York and for over-the-counter (OTC) clearing through CME ClearPort.
  • Trade a combined average daily volume of more than 57,000 contracts.
  • List for 60 months forward, enabling the establishment of a forward price curve.
  • Approved depositories for the storage of silver deliverable against COMEX Silver Futures contracts include Brinks Inc., HSBC, Bank USA, Manfra Tordella & Brookes Inc., Scotia-Mocatta, Delaware Depository Service Company and J.P. Morgan Chase.
  • Price may be managed separately from physical supply.

Read more about Silver Futures and Options