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News from the Trade Desk

Direct updates on critical contract expirations, roll dates & more

Holiday Reminder – Memorial Day

By | May 25, 2018

Monday, May 28th is Memorial Day. Trading times for many products will change in observance of the holiday. For details, please visit the CME Group Holiday Calendar.Read More

Gold Futures Contract Expiration Notification

By | May 25, 2018

First notice for the June Gold Futures contract falls on Thursday, May 31st. Active GC traders are eligible to roll to the succeeding contract as early as Tuesday, May 29th. Read More

Natural Gas Futures Roll Date Notification

By | May 24, 2018

Tuesday, May 29th marks the last trade date for the June Natural Gas futures contract. Traders can roll to the July contract on Friday, May 25th, before the open. Read More

Attention Crude Oil Futures Traders

By | May 14, 2018

The last trade date for the June Crude Oil Futures contract is Thursday, May 17th. Active CL traders can roll to the succeeding contract on Tuesday, May 15th, before the open. Read More

Key Insights Ahead of April’s Jobs Report

By | May 3, 2018

After a slowdown in March, largely attributed to finicky weather, April’s job and wage growth is set for a rebound. According to payroll processor ADP, 204K jobs were added to the economy in April. Expectations ahead of Friday’s closely watched nonfarm payroll report are 192K additions, up from only 103K in March. Read More

Rates to Remain Unchanged Ahead of FOMC Meeting

By | May 2, 2018

May’s Federal Open Market Committee Meeting concludes today at 2:00 pm et. With the recent run of positive economic data a more hawkish tone can be expected as the Feds demonstrate confidence in inflation growth.Read More

Metals & Agriculture Futures Roll Date Alert

By | April 26, 2018

The first notice for Grains & Metals May contracts falls on Monday, April 30th. Traders can roll to the succeeding contract on April 27th, before the open. Read More

Important Contract Info – Henry Hub Natural Gas Futures

By | April 24, 2018

Thursday, April 26th marks the last trade date for the May 2018 Natural Gas Futures contract. Traders can roll to the June 2018 contract on Tuesday, April 24th. Read More

ADP – U.S. Adds 241K Jobs in March

By | April 5, 2018

The U.S. employment market remains strong as it heads for its 3rd consecutive month of gains.

After February’s solid showing of 313K new job additions, economists suggested the market could be hard pressed for a strong March to follow suit. However, according to payroll processor, ADP, March produced a total of 241K private sector jobs, beating expectations of 205K – 210K.Read More

Holiday Reminder – Good Friday

By | March 29, 2018

Friday, March 30th is Good Friday. Trading times for many products will change in observance of the holiday. For details, please visit the CME Group Holiday Calendar.Read More