Futures markets

Explore the wide variety of futures markets available for trading through Charles Schwab Futures and Forex LLC.

Micros

Symbol Options tradable on thinkorswim®2 Multiplier Minimum tick size Settlement Trading days/hours3
Micro E-mini S&P 500 /MES Yes $5 0.25 = $1.25 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro E-mini Russell 2000 /M2K No $5 0.10 = $0.50 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro E-mini DOW /MYM No $0.50 1.00 = $0.50 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro E-mini Nasdaq-100 /MNQ Yes $2 0.25 = $0.50 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro Gold /MGC Yes $10 0.10 = $1.00 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro Silver /SIL No $1,000 0.005 = $5.00 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro Copper /MHG No $2,500 0.0005 = $1.25 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro WTI Crude Oil /MCL Yes $1,000 0.001 = $1.00 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro Natural Gas /MNG Yes $1,000 0.001 = $1.00 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro EUR/USD /M6E No $12,500 0.0001 = $1.25 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro AUD/USD /M6A No $10,000 0.0001 = $1.00 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro CAD/USD /MCD No $10,000 0.0001 = $1.00 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro GBP/USD /M6B No $6,250 0.0001 = $0.625 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro CHF/USD /MSF No $12,500 0.0001 = $1.25 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro 10 Yr. Yield /10Y No $1,000 0.0001 = $1.00 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
CME Micro Bitcoin /MBT No $0.10 5.00 = $0.50 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
CME Micro Ether /MET No $0.10 5.00 = $0.05 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday

Stock Indices

Symbol Options tradable on thinkorswim®2 Multiplier Minimum tick size Settlement Trading days/hours3
E-mini S&P 500 /ES Yes $50 0.25 = $12.50 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
E-mini Nasdaq /NQ Yes $20 0.25 = $5.00 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
E-mini Russell 2000 /RTY Yes $50 0.10 = $5.00 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Mini Dow Jones /YM No $5 1 = $5.00 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro E-mini S&P 500 /MES Yes $5 0.25 = $1.25 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro E-mini Nasdaq-100 /MNQ Yes $2 0.25 = $0.50 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro E-mini Russell 2000 /M2K No $5 0.10 = $0.50 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro E-mini DOW /MYM No $0.50 1.00 = $0.50 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) /VX No $1,000 0.05 = $50 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 4:15 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Friday
Mini CBOE Volatility Index /VXM No $100 0.01 = $1.00 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 4:15 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Friday
Nikkei 225 (CME) /NKD No $5 5.00 = $25.00 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
E-mini S&P Mid-Cap 400 /EMD No $100 0.10 = $10.00 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
MSCI Emerging Markets Index (ICE)1 /MME No $50 0.10 = $5.00 Cash Market opens 6 p.m. ET Sunday Trading 8 p.m. ET Sunday to 6 p.m. Friday

Metals

Symbol Options tradable on thinkorswim®2 Multiplier Minimum tick size Settlement Trading days/hours3
Gold /GC Yes $100 0.10 = $10.00 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Silver /SI Yes $5,000 0.005 = $25.00 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Copper /HG Yes $25,000 0.0005 = $12.50 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro Gold /MGC Yes $10 0.10 = $1.00 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro Silver /SIL No $1,000 0.0005 = $5.00 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro Copper /MHG No $2,500 0.0005 = $1.25 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Mini Gold /QO No $50 0.25 = $12.50 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Mini Silver /QI No $2,500 0.0125 = $31.25 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Platinum /PL No $50 0.10 = $5.00 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Palladium /PA No $100 0.50 = $50.00 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday

Energy

Symbol Options tradable on thinkorswim®2 Multiplier Minimum tick size Settlement Trading days/hours3
Crude Oil /CL Yes $1,000 0.01 = $10.00 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro WTI Crude Oil /MCL Yes $100 0.01 = $1.00 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
E-mini Crude Oil /QM No $500 0.025 = $12.50 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Brent Crude Oil /BZ No $1,000 0.01 = $10.00 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Natural Gas /NG Yes $10,000 0.001 = $10.00 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro Natural Gas /MNG Yes $1,000 0.001 = $1.00 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
E-mini Natural Gas /QG No $2,500 0.005 = $12.50 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
RBOB Gasoline /RB No $42,000 0.0001 = $4.20 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Heating Oil /HO No $42,000 0.0001 = $4.20 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday

Agriculture

Symbol Options tradable on thinkorswim®2 Multiplier Minimum tick size Settlement Trading days/hours3
Corn /ZC Yes $50 0.25 = $12.50 Physical 8 p.m. ET Sunday to 8:45 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. Friday
Soybean /ZS Yes $50 0.25 = $12.50 Physical 8 p.m. ET Sunday to 8:45 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. Friday
Wheat /ZW Yes $50 0.25 = $12.50 Physical 8 p.m. ET Sunday to 8:45 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. Friday
Soybean Meal /ZM Yes $100 0.10 = $10.00 Physical 8 p.m. ET Sunday to 8:45 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. Friday
Soybean Oil /ZL Yes $600 0.01 = $6.00 Physical 8 p.m. ET Sunday to 8:45 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. Friday
KC Hard Red Winter Wheat /KE No $50 0.25 = $12.50 Physical 8 p.m. ET Sunday to 8:45 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. Friday
Minneapolis Wheat /MWE No $50 0.25 = $12.50 Cash 8 p.m. ET Sunday to 2:45 p.m. Friday
E-mini Corn /XC No $10 0.125 = $1.25 Physical 8 p.m. ET Sunday to 8:45 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. Friday
E-mini Soybean /XK No $10 0.125 = $1.25 Physical 8 p.m. ET Sunday to 8:45 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. Friday
E-mini Wheat /XW No $10 0.125 = $1.25 Physical 8 p.m. ET Sunday to 8:45 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. Friday
Live Cattle /LE Yes $400 0.025 = $10.00 Physical 9:30 a.m. ET Monday to 2:05 p.m. Friday
Feeder Cattle /GF Yes $500 0.025 = $12.50 Cash 9:30 a.m. ET Monday to 2:05 p.m. Friday
Lean Hog /HE Yes $400 0.025 = $10.00 Cash 9:30 a.m. ET Monday to 2:05 p.m. Friday
Rough Rice /ZR No $2,000 0.005 = $10.00 Physical 8 p.m. ET Sunday to 10 p.m. and 9:30 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. Friday
Oats /ZO No $50 0.25 = $12.50 Physical 8 p.m. ET Sunday to 8:45 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. Friday
Milk /DC No $2,000 0.01 = $20.00 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 2:55 p.m. Friday
Bloomberg Commodity Index /AW No $100 0.10 = $10.00 Cash 9:15 a.m. ET Monday to 2:30 p.m. Friday

Currency

Symbol Options tradable on thinkorswim®2 Multiplier Minimum tick size Settlement Trading days/hours3
Euro FX /6E Yes $125,000 0.00005 = $6.25 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Australian Dollar /6A Yes $100,000 0.00005 = $5.00 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Canadian Dollar /6C Yes $100,000 0.00005 = $5.00 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
British Pound /6B Yes $62,500 0.0001 = $6.25 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Japanese Yen /6J No $12,500,000 0.0000005 = $6.25 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Swiss Franc /6S No $125,000 0.00005 = $6.25 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro EUR/USD /M6E No $12,500 0.0001 = $1.25 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
E-mini Euro FX /E7 No $62,500 0.0001 = $6.35 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro AUD/USD /M6A No $10,000 0.0001 = $1.00 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro CAD/USD /MCD No $10,000 0.0001 = $1.00 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro GBP/USD /M6B No $6,250 0.0001 = $0.625 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
E-mini Japanese Yen /J7 No $6,250,000 0.000001 = $6.25 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro CHF/USD /MSF No $12,500 0.0001 = $1.25 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
New Zealand Dollar /6N No $100,000 0.00005 = $5.00 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Mexican Peso /6M No $500,000 0.00001 = $5.00 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Brazilian Real /6L No $100,000 0.00005 = $5.00 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
South African Rand /6Z No $500,000 0.000025 = $12.50 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
U.S. Dollar Index /DX No $1,000 0.005 = $5.00 Physical Market opens 6 p.m. ET Sunday Trading 8 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday

Interest Rates

Symbol Options tradable on thinkorswim®2 Multiplier Minimum tick size Settlement Trading days/hours3
U.S. 30-Year Bond /ZB Yes $1,000 01 or 1/32 = $31.25 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
U.S. 10-Year Note /ZN Yes $1,000 005 or ½ of 1/32 = $15.625 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
U.S. 5-Year Note /ZF Yes $1,000 002 or ¼ of 1/32 = $7.8125 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
U.S. 2-Year Note /ZT Yes $2,000 001 or 1/8 of 1/32 = $7.8125 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Ultra Bond /UB No $1,000 01 or 1/32 = $31.25 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Ultra 10-Year T-Note /TN No $1,000 0.005 or ½ of 1/32 = $15.625 Physical 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Micro 10-Year Yield /10Y No $1,000 0.001 = $1.00 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
Fed Funds /ZQ No $4,167 0.005 = $20.835 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday

Crypto

Symbol Options tradable on thinkorswim®2 Multiplier Minimum tick size Settlement Trading days/hours3
CME Bitcoin1 /BTC No $5 5.00 = $25.00 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
CME Micro Bitcoin /MBT No $0.10 5.00 = $0.50 Cash 6 p.m. ET Sunday to 5 p.m. Friday
CME Ether