Contract Unit 1 E-mini Nasdaq-100 futures contract
Minimum Price Fluctuation Reduced Tick: 0.05 index points = $1.00 for premium at or below 5.00
Outright: 0.25 index points = $5.00 for premium above 5.00
CAB 0.05 index points = $1.00
Price Quotation U.S. dollars and cents per index point
Trading Hours CME Globex: Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET with  trading halt 4:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
CME ClearPort: Sunday 5:00 p.m. - Friday 5:45 p.m. CT with no reporting Monday - Thursday from 5:45 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. CT
Product Code CME Globex: QN1,QN2,QN3,QN4
CME ClearPort: QN1,QN2,QN3,QN4
Clearing: QN1,QN2,QN3,QN4
Listed Contracts 4 weekly contracts of week 1, week 2 and week 4 and 2 weekly contracts of week 3
Termination Of Trading Trading terminates at 4:00 p.m. ET on Friday of the contract week
Position Limits CME Position Limits
Exchange Rulebook CME359A
Price Limit Or Circuit Price Limits
Vendor Codes Quote Vendor Symbols Listing
Strike Price Listing Procedures Weeks 1, 2 and 4: +10% to -20% of the prior day’s settlement price of the underlying future contract in 10 index point increments
Week 3: +30% and -50% of the prior day’s settlement price of the underlying future contractat in 100 index point increments and +10% and -20% in 10 index point increments
Exercise Procedure European Style. Exercisable only on expiration day.
Settlement At Expiration Option exercise results in a position in the underlying cash-settled futures contract. Options which are in-the-money on the last day of trading are automatically exercised. A 4:00 p.m. ET price fixing based on the weighted average traded price fixing (symbol NQF) of the E-mini Nasdaq-100 futures in the last 30 seconds of trading on expiration day (3:59:30 p.m.-4:00:00 p.m. ET) will be used to determine which options are in-the-money. Contrarian instructions are prohibited.
Settlement Method Deliverable
Underlying E-mini Nasdaq 100 Index Futures

About E-mini Nasdaq-100

E-mini Nasdaq-100 futures (NQ) offer liquid benchmark contracts to manage exposure to the 100 leading non-financial U.S. large-cap companies that make up the Nasdaq-100. The E-mini Nasdaq-100 futures contract is $20 x the Nasdaq-100 index and has a minimum tick of 0.25 index points. Delayed data for E-mini Nasdaq-100 futures displayed in the table below includes for the open, high and low prices and volume for the active contracts.

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