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CME Micro Emini Futures

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New CME Group Micro E-mini Futures Contracts Available at IBKR for the Lowest1 Commissions


Meet Micro E-mini futures on the S&P 500, Nasdaq-100, Dow Jones Industrial Average and Russell 2000 indices, the next big thing in equities trading, designed with the active individual trader in mind. Discover the benefits of futures, for a fraction of the upfront financial commitment.

At 1/10th the size of their classic E-mini counterparts, Micro E-mini futures make it easier for a broader universe of traders to discover the benefits of trading futures. Trading began May 6, 2019 with the launch of four index contracts:

  • S&P 500: Trade exposure to U.S. large-cap stocks, leading barometer of U.S. stock market
  • Nasdaq-100: Trade exposure to largest non-financial companies in the Nasdaq stock market
  • Russell 2000: Trade exposure to 2,000 U.S. small-cap stocks; leading small-cap benchmark
  • Dow Jones Industrial Average: Trade exposure to 30 U.S. blue-chip companies, widely followed indicator of U.S. stock market

These four contracts join our existing offering of Micro E-mini futures contracts for gold (MGC) and the following currency pairs:

  • EUR / USD: M6E
  • AUD / USD: M6A
  • CAD / USD: MCD
  • GBP / USD: M6B
  • JPY / USD: MJY
  • CHF / USD: MSF
  • INR / USD: MIR
  • USD / CNH: MNH
Visit the CME Group website for additional detail

CME Group Website

Lowest Commissions


$0.32 to $0.47

PER CONTRACT   •   ALL IN

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Interested in Trading CME Group Micro E-Mini Futures at IBKR?

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If you already have Futures trading permission, you can begin trading CME Group Micro E-Mini Futures on May 6, 2019.

If you do not already have Futures trading permission, log in to Client Portal and request Futures trading permission via the Settings > Account Settings > Trading Experience & Permissions menu item. Trading permission requests are typically approved overnight.

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Futures are not suitable for all investors. The amount you may lose may be greater than your initial investment. Before trading futures, please read the CFTC Risk Disclosure. A copy and additional information are available at ibkr.com

Although the size of the Micro E-Mini contracts are 1/10th the size of their classic E-mini counterparts, pricing may not exactly track the pricing of the E-Mini futures.

  1. Supporting documentation for any claims and statistical information will be provided upon request. Rates were obtained on May 13, 2019 from each firm's website and/or verified via phone conversation with representatives from TDAmeritrade and Schwab, and are subject to change without notice. Some of the firms listed may have additional fees and some firms may reduce or waive commissions or fees, depending on account activity or total account value. Services vary by firm. Interactive Brokers; 0.32 – 0.47 per contract – all in – E*trade; $1.50 per side, per contract, plus exchange fees – TDAmeritride; $2.25 fee per contract (plus exchange & regulatory fees) – Schwab; currently does not offer product; Fidelity: Does not offer futures products.

The risk of loss in online trading of stocks, options, futures, forex, foreign equities, and fixed income can be substantial. Options are not suitable for all investors. For more information read the "Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options". For a copy click here.

Your capital is at risk and your losses may exceed the value of your original investment.

Interactive Brokers (U.K.) Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. FCA Reference Number 208159.

Interactive Brokers LLC is regulated by the US SEC and CFTC and is a member of the SIPC (www.sipc.org) compensation scheme;
products are only covered by the UK FSCS in limited circumstances.

Before trading, customers must read the relevant risk disclosure statements on our Warnings and Disclaimers page.

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