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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 17.010 17.010 17.010 - -.070 17.052 11 146
APR 15 17.170 17.170 17.020 - -.071 17.052 180 120
MAY 15 17.085 17.195 16.855 - -.071 17.069 40,340 103,974
JLY 15 17.055 17.225 16.900 - -.069 17.111 5,191 21,072
SEP 15 17.225 17.225 16.990 - -.068 17.146 1,035 11,679
DEC 15 17.170 17.300 17.060 - -.067 17.186 683 22,598
JAN 16 - - - - -.067 17.198 2 1,566
MAR 16 17.180 17.185 17.180 - -.066 17.225 171 2,328
MAY 16 17.310 17.310 17.220 - -.066 17.254 2 95
JLY 16 - - - - -.067 17.283 0 2,167
SEP 16 - - - - -.068 17.312 0 101
DEC 16 17.215 17.215 17.215 - -.069 17.361 115 3,863
JAN 17 - - - - -.069 17.379 0 0
JLY 17 - - - - -.069 17.505 0 603
DEC 17 - - - - -.069 17.631 0 863
JLY 18 - - - - -.069 17.802 0 40
DEC 18 - - - - -.069 17.926 0 175
JLY 19 - - - - -.069 18.136 0 1
DEC 19 - - - - -.069 18.321 0 50
Total 47,730 171,441

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