Trade in the world's leading energy marketplace with our NYMEX Brent Crude Oil products. Benefit from capital efficiencies when spreading against global oil benchmarks including NYMEX WTI Crude Oil, Heating Oil and RBOB Gasoline. 

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Features and benefits

Spread opportunities

Listed spreads on CME Globex eliminate leg risk for inter-commodity spreads.

Margin savings

Experience industry-leading margin efficiency and offsets.

Deep liquidity

Brent Calendar Spreads are one tick wide out the curve.

Minimize exposure

More than 25 Brent-related futures and options are available to hedge with precision.

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Contract Unit

1,000 barrels

Price Quotation

U.S. dollars and cents per barrel

Product Code

CME Globex: BZ
CME ClearPort: BZ
Clearing: BZ

TAM: "BZL","BZ2","BZ1"

Trading Hours

CME Globex:
Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (5:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. CT) with a 60-minute break each …


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