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    • Advantage Futures (Loop)

      231 S. LaSalle Street
      Suite 1400
      Chicago, IL 60604

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      • MAIN PHONE
        312.800.7000

    • Downers Grove Trading Facility

      1501 W. Warren Ave.
      Downers Grove, IL 60515

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      • MAIN PHONE
        630.353.2700

    Advantage Futures

    Non-Standard AG Options Toolkit

    CME Group Non-Standard Agricultural Options provide traders with more opportunities around high impact events and increased precision and flexibility in managing existing option positions.

    Key Benefits:

    • Offer lower premiums due to reduced time value
    • Allow flexibility in hedging and managing existing option positions
    • Create new opportunities to trade around high impact economic events

    Features:

    Weekly Options

    • Three expirations listed at a time
    • Expire every Friday that is not also a standard or serial option expiration – if Friday is a holiday (such as 4th of July) option expires on Thursday
    • Same minimum tick sizes as standard and serial options
    • Trade via open outcry and electronically on CME Globex

    Short-Dated New Crop Options

    • Underlying futures contracts are December Corn, November Soybeans and July KC HRW and Chicago Soft Red Winter (SRW) Wheat
    • Four contract months listed for Corn and Soybeans, and three contract months listed for KC HRW and Chicago SRW Wheat
    • Same minimum tick sizes as standard and serial options
    • Trade via open outcry and electronically on CME Globex

    Product Basics

     Weekly Options

    Short-Dated New Crop Options

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