Energy futures and options

Trade global benchmark products and take advantage of tight bid/ask spreads in the world's most extensive and liquid energy marketplace.

Delivering energy opportunities to the world

Get precise, real-time prices for the most in-demand energy markets. Trade benchmark products – WTI Crude, Henry Hub Natural Gas, Brent Crude, RBOB Gasoline – used worldwide to set the pricing curve for managing risk and exploring energy opportunities.

Energy News and Events

Get the latest updates on the Energy futures and options market with product news and information, macro trends, and more.


Trade the world’s benchmark commodities

Get cost-efficient access to the opportunities of commodities markets with the world's benchmark products and precise, real-time prices – all in one place.

Explore our Energy products

Learn about the products we offer across our suite of NYMEX Energy contracts, and explore different ways to trade them.

Find standard benchmark products, or trade spreads, nearly 24 hours a day in NYMEX’s deeply liquid markets.

Hedge risk with the flexibility of multiple contract sizes, using physical or financial settlement on NYMEX, including the global benchmark: Henry Hub.

Access standardized and validated instruments to manage risk in the most liquid voluntary carbon emissions market.


View contract and exchange details to help you trade Energy futures and options.


CME Direct

Gain access to CME Group futures, options, and block markets on one screen, using this fast, secure, and highly configurable trading front-end.

Track forward-looking risk expectations on Energy markets with the CME Group Volatility Index (CVOLTM), a robust measure of 30-day implied volatility derived from deeply liquid options on Energy futures.

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Create a Account and unlock access to premium content, pro tools, and apps. Manage market alerts, build a portfolio of the products you want to watch, and subscribe to reports to stay informed about market-moving events.

Research and analysis

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Take self-guided courses on Energy futures and options

If you're new to futures, the courses below can help you quickly understand the Energy market and start trading.

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