|Contract Unit||$50 x S&P 500 Index|
|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.
BTIC: Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. ET
TACO: Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 9:30 a.m. ET. Monday - Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET; no 11:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. ET session on Friday. Monday - Thursday 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. ET daily maintenance period.
|CME ClearPort:||Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET
TACO: Sunday 6:00 p.m. - Monday 9:30 a.m. ET. Monday - Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET and 6:00 p.m. - 9:30 a.m. ET. Friday 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET.
|Minimum Price Fluctuation||
0.25 index points = $12.50
Calendar spreads: 0.05 index points = $2.50
BTIC: 0.05 index points = $2.50
TACO: 0.05 index points = $2.50
|Product Code||CME Globex: ESCME ClearPort: ESClearing: ESBTIC: "EST","ESQ"|
|Listed Contracts||Quarterly contracts (Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec) listed for 5 consecutive quarters|
|Settlement Method||Financially Settled|
|Termination Of Trading||
Trading terminates at 9:30 a.m. ET on the 3rd Friday of the contract month.
BTIC trading terminates at 4:00 p.m. ET on the Thursday before the 3rd Friday of contract month.
TACO trading terminates at 9:30 a.m. ET on the Thursday before the 3rd Friday of the contract month.
|Settlement Procedures||Settlement Procedures|
|Position Limits||Position Limits|
|Exchange Rulebook||CME 358|
|Block Minimum||Block Table|
|Price Limit Or Circuit||Price Limits|
|Vendor Codes||Quote Vendor Symbols|
An electronically traded futures contract one fifth the size of standard S&P futures, E-mini S&P 500 futures and options are based on the underlying Standard & Poor’s 500 stock index. Made up of 500 individual stocks representing the market capitalizations of large companies, the S&P 500 Index is a leading indicator of large-cap U.S. equities.
Whether you are a new trader looking to get started in futures, or an experienced trader looking to expand your exposure to the U.S. stock market, E-mini S&P 500 futures provide you with the opportunity you need.