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Silver Futures Settlements

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Month Open High Low Last Change Settle Estimated Volume Prior Day Open Interest
MAR 15 16.570 16.650 16.385A - -.070 16.513 1,696 3,142
APR 15 16.615 16.675 16.420 - -.069 16.536 84 201
MAY 15 16.565 16.700 16.425 - -.066 16.558 29,262 98,890
JLY 15 16.640 16.710 16.470 - -.065 16.596 944 17,655
SEP 15 16.660 16.740 16.625 - -.064 16.629 124 8,488
DEC 15 16.660 16.795 16.540 - -.064 16.668 496 21,149
JAN 16 16.580 16.580 16.565A - -.064 16.682 3 1,776
MAR 16 16.780 16.780 16.710 - -.064 16.710 3 1,492
MAY 16 - - - - -.064 16.738 0 96
JLY 16 - - - - -.064 16.766 0 2,166
SEP 16 - - - - -.064 16.799 0 101
DEC 16 16.920 16.920 16.920 - -.064 16.851 61 3,506
JAN 17 - - - - -.064 16.869 0 0
JLY 17 - - - - -.064 16.988 0 604
DEC 17 - - - - -.064 17.093 0 896
JLY 18 - - - - -.064 17.264 0 40
DEC 18 - - - - -.064 17.388 0 175
JLY 19 - - - - -.064 17.598 0 1
DEC 19 - - - - -.064 17.783 0 0
Total 32,673 160,378

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