News from the Trade Desk

Direct updates on critical contract expirations, roll dates & more

Attention Crude Oil Futures Traders!

By | March 15, 2018

Crude Oil Futures

The last trade date for April Crude Oil Futures is Tuesday, March 20th. Traders can roll to the May contract on Thursday, March 16th. Read More

Attention Currency Futures Traders

By | March 13, 2018

The last trade date for all currency futures falls on Monday, March 19. Active currency futures traders can roll their instruments to the next contract as early Thursday, March 15th. Read More

U.S. Private Sector Adds 235K Jobs in February

By | March 8, 2018

According to payroll processor, ADP, the private sector added 235K jobs in February, beating expectations of 200K. February marks the 4th consecutive month where payrolls exceeded 200K new additions.Read More

Equity Index Roll Date – ES, NQ, YM

By | March 7, 2018

The last trade date for the March Equity Index contract, including the ES, NQ & YM, falls on Friday, March 16th. E-mini traders can roll to the June contract as early as Thursday, March 8th, before the open. Read More

Eurex Interest Rate Roll Date Notification

By | March 5, 2018

Thursday, March 8th is the last trade date for Eurex Interest Rates. Traders can roll to the succeeding contract on Tuesday, March 6th. Read More

Attention Grains, Metals & Interest Rate Traders

By | February 26, 2018

The first notice for Metals, Agriculture and Interest Rate products falls on Wednesday February 28th. Traders can roll to the April contract on Tuesday, February 27th. Read More

Roll Date Notification for March Natural Gas

By | February 21, 2018

Monday, February 26th marks the last trade date for the March Natural Gas contract. Active NG trader can roll to the April contract on or before Thursday, February 22nd. Read More

Bitcoin Futures Market Analysis & FAQ

By | February 20, 2018

Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies have taken the trading world by storm, stealing headlines, continuing to push higher highs and gaining the attention of investors worldwide.

On December 17th, 2017 the Chicago Mercantile Exchange launched Bitcoin Futures on the CME Globex. Since its inception, CME Bitcoin Futures (BTC) have been a volatile market closely resembling its underlying product, Bitcoin.

With over a month of trading data available since its introduction, here are a few key takeaways:Read More

Crude Oil Futures March Contract Roll Date

By | February 15, 2018

The last trade date for the March Crude Oil Futures contract is Tuesday, February 20th. Traders can roll to the April contract as early as Friday, February 16th, before the market open. Read More

January Jobs Report & a Look Ahead for 2018

By | February 1, 2018

It has been quite the eventful week to round off the first trading month of the year – a market selloff, the first State of the Union address from President Trump, the last FOMC meeting for Janet Yellen and now the first jobs report of 2018. Read More