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

BRITISH POUND OPTIONS

Trade UnitOne British pound futures contract
Point Descriptions1 point = $.0001 per pound sterling = $6.25 per contract
Contract ListingFour months in the March cycle and two months not in the March cycle (serial months), plus 4 Weekly Expiration Options.
Strike Price IntervalN/A
Product CodeClearing
Calls/Puts=BP
Ticker Calls=CP
Ticker Puts=PP
Globex=6B
Weekly Expiration Options:
Floor
Calls=1BC/5BC
Puts=1BP/5BP
AON=LP
Globex
6B1-6B5
 
Trading Venue: Floor
Hours7:20 a.m.-2:00 p.m. LTD
ListedAll listed series
StrikeAll listed intervals
LimitsNo limits
Minimum FluctuationRegular0.0001=$6.25
Cab0.0001=$6.25
All or None0.0001=$6.25
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
Strike8 strikes up & down, and including, the strike nearest the money.
LimitsNo limits
Minimum FluctuationRegular0.0001=$6.25
Cab0.0001=$6.25

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