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In Delivery Month European Union Allowance (EUA) Option Contract Specs

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Contract Unit 1,000 European Union Allowances (EUAs). Each EUA is an entitlement to emit one ton of carbon dioxide- equivalent gas.
Minimum Price Fluctuation €0.0025 per EUA (i.e. €2.50 per lot of 1,000 EUAs)
Price Quotation Euros (€) and cents (¢) per allowance
Trading Hours Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (5:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Chicago Time/CT) with a 60-minute break each day beginning at 5:00 p.m. (4:00 p.m. CT)
Product Code CME Globex: EAX
CME ClearPort: 6U
Clearing: 6U
Listed Contracts First 3 consecutive contracts months plus 8 quarterly contracts on a rolling basis, starting with the nearest quarter; December contract month of subsequent years through 2020.
Termination Of Trading Trading terminates 3 business days prior to the termination of the underlying In Delivery Month European Union Allowance (EUA) Futures contract.
Position Limits NYMEX Position Limits
Exchange Rulebook NYMEX 1251
Block Minimum Block Minimum Thresholds
Vendor Codes Quote Vendor Symbols Listing
Strike Price Listing Procedures Strike Price Listing and Exercise Procedures Table
Settlement Method Deliverable
Underlying In Delivery Month European Union Allowance (EUA) Futures