Our Gold products provide global price discovery and opportunities for portfolio diversification by presenting an alternative to gold bullion, coins, and mining stock investments. Gold also offers ongoing trading opportunities, as gold prices respond quickly to political and economic events.

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Contract Unit

100 troy ounces

Price Quotation

U.S. dollars and cents per troy ounce

Product Code

CME Globex: GC
CME ClearPort: GC
Clearing: GC


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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