Asked by: Maamar Jasper
asked in category: General Last Updated: 1st April, 2020

What is the Globex?

Globex is an electronic trading platform – the first of its kind – used for derivative, futures, options and commodity contracts across all asset classes. Developed for the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, CME Globex (as it is officially known) operates continuously, unrestricted by geographic borders or time zones.

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In this regard, what is the Globex session?

Globex Session is defined as the trading period between 3:30 PM Chicago time and 8:29 AM the next day Chicago Time. Those of you who have watched Webinar 4.1 – Daily Homework, we walked through the steps I use to come up with my hypotheses based on the last Regular Trading Hours (RTH) session.

Also, what time does Globex open? Globex opens on Sunday at 5:oo PM CT to 3:15 pm the following day and 3:30 to 4:30 and than 5:00 PM CT to 3:15 the next day. Said more simply. Non-holidays Globex opens on Sunday at 5 and closes on Friday at 3:15.

Hereof, what is CME Globex?

CME Globex is the premier electronic trading system providing global connectivity to the broadest array of futures and options across all asset classes. CME Group technology facilitates electronic trading, providing users across the globe with virtually 24-hour access to global markets.

How do you trade on the CME?

Choose Trading Application

  1. Use a CME Group-Provided Front End. Learn about CME Direct.
  2. Use a Third-Party Application. Technology Vendor Services Directory.
  3. Build Your Trading Platform. Develop to CME Globex.

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