WHAT are british pound Futures?

A futures contract that allows market participants to take a position on the value of the British Pound vs. the US Dollar.

WHY would you want to trade british pound futures?

  1. Allows traders to customize their exposure with 3 different sized contracts.
  2. 3rd most widely held reserved currency and the 4th most traded currency often affected by economic events in both the United States and the United Kingdom.
  3. Typically has an inverse relationship with the U.S. Dollar allowing for hedging opportunities.

HOW DO you trade British pound futures?

If you have exposure to foreign currencies or are looking to accept risk in the FX marketplace, then trading FX futures offers you the opportunity to hedge your risk or express an opinion on the value of one currency versus another.

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British Pound BP6

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CONTRACT SPECIFICATIONS
Contract Month
H, M, U, Z (Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec)
Trading Hours
Sunday – Friday 5:00pm – 4:00pm CT with a 60-minute break each day beginning at 4:00pm CT
Product
British Pound
Contract Size
62,500 British pounds
Trading Venue
CME offers electronic trading almost 24/6
Minimum Tick
$0.0001 per British pound increments
Product Symbol
6B
Dollar Value of One Tick
$6.25
Options Available
Quarterly, Serial, Monthly, Weekly
Notional Value
CONTRACT SPECIFICATIONS
Product Name
Options Expirations
Options Symbol
Trading Venue
Trading Hours
Sunday – Friday 5:00pm – 4:00pm CT with a 60-minute break each day beginning at 4:00pm CT
Type Of Expiration
Minimum Tick Size

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