|Contract Unit||One E-mini Nasdaq-100 futures contract|
|Minimum Price Fluctuation||
Regular tick: 0.25 index points = $5.00 for premium below 5.00 index points
Reduced tick: 0.05 index points = $1.00 for premium at or below 5.00 index points
CAB: 0.05 index points = $1.00
|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,QN4CME ClearPort: QN1,QN2,QN3,QN4Clearing: 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|
|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.|
|Underlying||E-mini Nasdaq 100 Futures|
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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