Trade smaller-sized contracts to manage crude oil price exposure with greater precision. At 1/10 the size of the benchmark WTI Crude Oil futures contract, Micro WTI Crude Oil futures offer the same robust trading transparency and price discovery with smaller margin requirements.

On June 6, pending regulatory review, Micro WTI Monthly and Weekly options will be available for trading, allowing participants of all sizes to gain exposure to crude oil markets.

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Key benefits and features

Precisely scale oil exposure

Use Micro WTI Crude Oil futures and options to fine-tune your crude oil market exposure up or down in 100-barrel increments.

Manage positions with more versatility

Exchange positions between the liquid larger WTI contract and E-mini WTI contracts as market conditions change or high-demand season nears.

Greater access to the oil market

A smaller contract size means smaller margin requirements, giving traders of all sizes easier access to the potential of the oil market nearly 24 hours a day.

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