Micro futures and options

Trade a slice of our liquid futures and options markets and get the same capital efficiency as standard contracts with less upfront financial commitment.

Micro-sized contracts, more opportunities

Diversify your portfolio and add flexibility for trading Precious Metals, FX, Energy, and Equity Indices. Scale positions up and down with precision and gain more control over your exposure.

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Learn about the Micro products across multiple asset classes, and explore different ways to trade them.


Micro E-mini Options

Add the flexibility of options to the precision of using smaller notional contracts to manage equity index exposure. Build market neutral, directional, and/or multi-leg strategies to seek new opportunities in the equity markets.

Trade a slice of our four most liquid Equity Index products. At 1/10 the size of E-mini contracts, Micro E-mini futures and options were designed for flexibility.

Precisely scale crypto exposure with Micro Bitcoin and Micro Ether futures, sized at 1/10 of their underlying tokens.

Uncover new metals opportunities, diversify, or manage price risk with our Micro Metals products, which are 1/5th or 1/10 the size of standard products.

Capture the potential of the fast-paced FX markets or hedge your exposure to foreign currencies with contracts 1/5th or 1/10 the size of standard pairings.

Tap into the same features as the world’s most liquid oil contract, WTI futures, in a smaller-sized contract with smaller margin requirements.

Discover the liquidity, security, and diversity of government bond markets with Micro US Treasury Yield futures, in a smaller-sized contract with smaller margin requirements.

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Gain an overview of the Micro E-mini futures market.

Take self-guided courses on Micro futures and options products.

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

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