E-Mini S&P 500 Futures

The CME provides a fully electronic futures contract that is 1/5 the size of the standard contract. With more than one million contracts traded per day it is one of the most highly traded futures contracts in the world. Some clients may request to be on a 25% margin. Please note the rollover date for the large S&P contract shows up on some platforms one day after the rollover for the Emini S&P making that day a Friday instead of a Thursday. This isn't right, but thats how they elect to do it.

Contract Last trade date Rollover date TS symbol
March 2019 3/14/2019 3/7/2019 ESH19
June 2019 6/20/2019 6/13/2019 ESM19
September 2019 9/19/2019 9/12/2019 ESU19
December 2018 12/20/2018 12/13/2018 ESZ18
All Margins TS Initial Margin TS Maint Margin TS Day Trade Margin
Latest Updates $6600 $6000 25% of Maint Margin

 

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