OSE Nikkei 225 Mini
OSE Nikkei 225 Mini futures trade on the Osaka Securities Exchange (OSE). They were launched on July 18, 2006 . The Nikkei 225 is the stock index that Nikkei Inc. composed with shares of 225 companies listed on Japanese stock exchanges.
In 2007, OSE Nikkei 225 Mini futures traded 49.107 million contracts .
|OSE Nikkei 225 mini futures|
|Exchange||Osaka Securities Exchange|
|Contract Size||Nikkei 225 × ¥100|
|Pricing Unit||100 yen|
|Tick Value||500 Yen|
|Contract Months||2 months in the March quarterly cycle: Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec (Maximum trading period: 6 months)|
|Last Trading Day||The business day preceding the second Friday of each contract month (When the second Friday is a non-business day, it shall be the preceding business day.) Trading in a new contract month begins on the business day following the last trading day.|
|Note: This contract is electronic ONLY -- no open outcry|
|No Open Outcry||Electronic|
|Trading Hours||N/A||9:00 - 11:00, 12:30 - 15:10, 16:30 - 19:00 JST; (9:00 - 11:10 on a half-trading day)|