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Options Contract Specifications
           
The euro contract specifications tell you how the euro options trade, not how to trade euro options. Before you consider opening a currency options account, you should consult with a licensed commodities broker.

EURO OPTIONS

Trade UnitOne Euro futures contract
Point Descriptions1 point = $.0001 per Euro = $12.50 per contract
Contract ListingFour months in the March cycle, Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec and two months not in the March cycle (serial months), plus four weekly expirations.
Strike Price IntervalN/A
Product CodeClearing
Calls/Puts=EC
Ticker Calls=EC
Ticker Puts=EC
Globex=6E
Weekly Expiration Options:
Floor
Calls=1XC/5XC
Puts=1XP/5XP
AON=UG
Globex
6E1-6E5
Trading Venue: Floor
Hours7:20 a.m.-2:00 p.m. LTD
ListedAll listed series
StrikeAll listed intervals
LimitsNo limits
Minimum FluctuationRegular0.0001=$12.50
Cab0.00005=$6.25
Special "Half Tick"0.00005=$6.25 for premium<0.0005, spreads w/net premium<0.0005, non-generic combos with total premium<0.0010.
Trading Venue: CME® Globex®
HoursMon/Thurs 5:00 p.m.-7:15 a.m. & 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Sun & Hol 5:00 p.m.-7:15 a.m SxS effective 12/18/06 Mon/Thurs 5:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Sun & Hol 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
ListedAll listed series
Strike16 strikes up & down, and including, the strike nearest the money.
LimitsNo limits
Minimum FluctuationRegular0.0001=$12.50
Cab0.00005=$6.25
Special "Half Tick"0.00005=$6.25 for premium<0.0005, spreads w/net premium<0.0005, non-generic combo trades<0.0010.

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