September 2016 CME Equities Index Futures Roll Over

On Thursday, September 8, 2016, the CME Equities Index Futures will be rolling over from the 09-16 expiry to the 12-16 expiry.

To ensure that your charts correctly reflect this rollover, you will need to manually configure the pre-defined rollover date in your NinjaTrader database.

Common Equity Indexes Impacted:

Symbol Description Old Expiry New Expiry
ES E-mini S&P 500 09-16 12-16
NQ E-mini NASDAQ-100 Futures 09-16 12-16
TF Mini Russell 2000 09-16 12-16
YM Mini-Sized Dow ($5) Futures 09-16 12-16

*Please note that a change to the expiry rollover date is only required for instruments you plan on charting.

Steps to correctly configure the rollover date for these contracts are included below. These steps will need to be repeated from the Instrument Manager for all instruments you need to change. Once you have completed this process, you will need create a new chart, or you may change your existing charts to the new 12-16 contract.

If you have any questions, or would like further assistance concerning, please contact us at [email protected].

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