Highlights include: Record Micro E-mini
Equity Index futures ADV of 854,000 contracts, nearly double the monthly average since May launch through July
In the quest for a "home run" investing or trading strategy, there sometimes can be value in playing "small ball." That's one early-innings takeaway from CME Group's (CME) new Micro E-mini
equity index futures, which have posted robust trading volume since the contracts were launched in early May.
will be developed at the Cowley site that employs around 4,500 people and already produces the conventionally fuelled Mini while the drivetrain will still be imported from southern Germany.
RUSSELL FUTURES net short 80.6K contracts, up 5.8K from prior week and a 8-month high in net shorts...
The benchmark S&P 500 e-mini
futures dropped 0.82% to the lowest the contract has traded since early March.
futures for the S&P 500 started firmer but were last down 0.1 percent.
S&P 500 Index e-mini
futures were up 0.6 percent, suggesting the benchmark index was on track to open the week back near record territory.
futures for the SandP 500 lost 0.3 percent and FTSE futures slid 0.8 percent.
S&P 500 e-mini
stock futures extended losses after 4 p.m.
The live environment enriches the experience and multiple E-mini
price action strategies are explained, reviewed and shown to be effective in any market environment.
Billions were wiped from share values as Financial Times Stock Exchange (FTSE) futures fell 7 percent, E-mini
SandP 500 futures 5 percent and Japan's Nikkei 7.6 percent.
Other contracts that reached previous seven-week record highs include the Ultra US Treasury Bond futures, which traded 523,000, and the E-mini
Dow (USD5) futures, which traded nearly 470,000.