Futures & Options Factbook
Available from The Institute for Financial Markets
IFM's Futures & Options Factbook is a comprehensive resource guide to contract specification data and volume data on more than 2,500 contracts on 99 exchanges. A convenient, one-stop reference guide, the Futures and Options Factbook offers a sortable database and search engine. This data service provides detailed contract specifications including trading hours, contract size, trading unit, contract months, delivery months, ticker symbol/quotation symbol, trading style, price quotation, minimum price fluctuation, maximum daily price fluctuation, last trading day, first notice day, last notice day, delivery, settlement, strike price increments, expiration date, exercise style and automatic exercise. It also provides US and International historical volume data in downloadable Excel format; global exchange contact information; an IOSCO roster with links, and a global holiday exchange calendar. The Factbook is continuously updated, and "Change Alerts" help users determine alterations to contract specifications or exchange information. Also our Regulatory Actions and Eligibility section is fresh and updated within minutes whenever the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission issues an amended notice.