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Margins and Futures Contract Specifications

Below are the most commonly traded futures markets with ApexFutures along with their specifications and margins. Other futures markets are available, if you wish to trade a market not listed below please contact us.

Contract Symbol Exchange Contract Size Months Traded Minimum Fluctuation Point-Value Daytrade Margin* Overnight Margin
Currencies
Dollar Index DX ICE 1,000 X Index HMUZ .005 = $5.00 1.00=$1,000 $1,540 details
Australian Dollar 6A Globex 100,000 HMUZ 1 = $10.00 1.00=$1,000 $990 details
British Pound 6B Globex 62,500 HMUZ 1 = $6.25 1.00=$625 $1,018 details
Canadian Dollar 6C Globex 100,000 HMUZ 1 = $10.00 1.00=$1,000 $853 details
Euro Currency 6E Globex 125,000 HMUZ 1 = $12.50 1.00=$1,250 $1,000 details
Swiss Franc 6S Globex 125,000 HMUZ 1 = $12.50 1.00=$1,250 $2,475 details
Japanese Yen 6J Globex 12,500,000 HMUZ .5 = $6.25 1.00=$1,250 $1,485 details
E-Micro EUR/USD M6E Globex 12,500 HMUZ 1 = $1.25 1.00=$125 $195 details
Indices
Emini NASDAQ NQ Globex $20 x Index HMUZ .25 = $5.00 1.00=$20 $500 details
Emini S&P 500 ES Globex $50 x Index HMUZ .25 = $12.50 1.00=$50 $500 details
Emini Dow 30 YM Globex $5 x Index HMUZ 1 = $5.00 1.00=$5 $500 details
Emini Russell TF or RLM-M ICE $50 x Index HMUZ .10 = $5.00 1.00=$50 $500 details
S&P Volatility VX CFE $1,000 x Index ALL .05 = $50.00 1.00=$1,000 $3,108 details
Emini MidCap 400 EMD Globex $100 x Index HMUZ .1 = $10.00 1.00=$100 $3,350 details
Interest Rates
Eurodollars GE Globex $1,000,000 HMUZ .5 = $12.50 1.00=$2,500 $358 details
30 Year Bonds ZB Globex $100,000 HMUZ 1/32=$31.25 1.00=$1,000 $1,980 details
10 Year Notes ZN Globex $100,000 HMUZ 1/64=$15.625 1.00=$1,000 $743 details
5 Year Notes ZF Globex $100,000 HMUZ 1/64=$15.625 1.00=$1,000 $595 details
2 Year Notes ZT Globex $200,000 HMUZ 1/128=$15.625 1.00=$2,000 $358 details
Fed Funds ZQ Globex $5,000,000 ALL .0025=$10.4175 1.00=$4,167 $368 details
Metals
Silver SI or GSI Globex 5000 oz. HKNUZ .5c/oz = $25.00 $.01=$50 $4,800 details
Mini Silver YI ICE 1000 oz. HKNUZ .1c/oz = $10.00 $.01=$10 $1,000 details
Gold GC or GGC Globex 100 oz. GJMQVZ .1/oz = $10.00 $1.00=$100 $1,000 details
Mini Gold ZYG ICE 33.2 oz GJMQVZ .1/oz = $3.32 $1.00=$33.20 $605 details
Copper HG Globex 2500 lbs. ALL $.0005/lb=$12.50 $.01=$250 $1,705 details
Energies
Crude Oil CL or GCL Globex 1000 Barrels ALL .01 = $10.00 $1.00=$1000 $1,012 details
Natural Gas NG or GNG Globex 10,000 MBtu ALL .1c = $10.00 $.01=$100 $1,238 details
Heating Oil HO or GHO Globex 42,000 Gals ALL .0001 = $4.20 $.01=$420 $2,970 details
MiNY Crude Oil QM Globex 500 Barrels ALL .025 = $12.50 $1.00=$500 $1,100 details
RBOB Gasoline RB or GRB Globex 42,000 Gals ALL .0001 = $4.20 $.01=$420 $2,805 details
Agricultures
Corn ZC Globex 5,000 Bushels HKNUZ 1/4c = $12.50 $.01= $50 $1,182 details
Soybeans ZS Globex 5,000 Bushels FHKNQX 1/4c = $12.50 $.01 = $50 $1,958 details
Wheat ZW Globex 5,000 Bushels HKNUZ 1/4c = $12.50 $.01 = $50 $945 details
Live Cattle LE Globex 40,000 lbs. GJMQVZ .00025 = $10.00 1.00c = $400 $506 details
Live Hogs HE Globex 40,000 lbs. GJMQVZ .00025 = $10.00 1.00c = $400 $675 details
Soybean Meal ZM Globex 40,000 lbs. FHKNQUVZ .10 = $10.00 $1.00 = $100 $1,519 details
Soybean Oil ZL Globex 60,000 lbs. FHKNQX .0001 = $6.00 1.00c = $600 $1,013 details
Cocoa CC ICE 10 metric tons HKNUZ 1 = $10.00 $1 = $10 $550 details
Coffee KC ICE 37,500 lbs. HKNUZ .05c = $18.75 1.00c = $375 $1,183 details
Sugar SB ICE 112,000 lbs. HKNV 1/100c=$11.20 1.00c =$1,120 $275 details
Cotton CT ICE 50,000 lbs. HKNVZ .01c = $5.00 1.00c = $500 $825 details
Foreign Markets
DAX FDAX Eurex €25.00 xIndex HMUZ .5 = €12.50 1.00 = €25 €10,000 details
Euro Stoxx FESX Eurex €10 x Index HMUZ 1.00 = €10.00 1.00 = €10 €1,231 details
Euro Bund FGBL Eurex €100,000 HMUZ .01 = €10.00 1.00 = €1,000 €1,250 details
Euro Shatz FGBS Eurex €100,000 HMUZ .005 = €5.00 1.00 = €1,000 €198 details
Euro Bobl FGBM Eurex €100,000 HMUZ .01 = €10.00 1.00 = €1,000 €538 details
FTSE 100 FTSE Liffe £10 X Index HMUZ .5=£5 1.00=£10 £1,751 details
CAC 40 FCE Liffe €10 X Index HMUZ .5=€5 1.00=€100 €2,195 details
Long Gilt GLTL Liffe £100,000 HMUZ .01=£10 1.00=£1,000 $1,210 details

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Futures margins are subject to change without notice. Information updated on January 1, 2016 and deemed to be reliable, but no guarantee is made and ApexFutures assumes no responsibility for any errors or omissions.

Apex does not charge for futures data, but effective January 1, 2015 the CME charges $1-15 per month for Globex depending on the type of data you require and the Eurex charges $23 per month, while the NYSE/Liffe, Liffe and ICE exchanges do not have any charges.