Mondo Visione  Aug 13  Comment 
KRX gold spot market and mini gold futures market recorded the highest trading value and KRX analyzed that recent low gold price is the main factor of this market boom. The gold price has continuously slid down to KRW 41,450/g (July 31, 2015)...
Mondo Visione  Aug 6  Comment 
Korea Exchange (KRX) decided to set KRW 5 million as the basic deposit required for Mini Gold Futures trade, which will be launched on September 13, 2010. It should be noted that by taking into consideration the inputs of market participants, the...
Mondo Visione  Jul 28  Comment 
Taking into consideration the time required for the member companies to develop or upgrade their system, the Korea Exchange ("KRX") decided to launch the trading of Mini Gold Futures, the first mini-sized futures contract in Korea, on September...
Commodity Online  Feb 15  Comment 
Thailand s largest stock exchange the Stock Exchange of Thailand said Monday it is hopeful that new mini gold futures contracts may be launched in the market by August.
Commodity Online  Jan 13  Comment 
Following pressures from gold market players Thailand Futures Exchange (TFEX) decided to delay the launch of new mini gold futures contracts.


COMEX miNY Gold futures are traded on the COMEX division of the NYMEX under ticker symbol QO in U.S. dollars and cents per ounce.[1]

The chart at left shows Front Month MiNY Gold futures prices on the Commodities Exchange (COMEX) in U.S. dollars and cents per ounce.'

Delivery Dates

COMEX miNY Gold futures are delivered every year in January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, and December (all months).[1]

The following is a table with COMEX miNY Gold futures delivery dates and resultant tickers for 2009. For an explanation on commodity tickers see commodity ticker construction.

Delivery Month Full Ticker Symbol Thomson-Reuters Symbol
January, 2009QOF9QO/F9-NC
February, 2009QOG9QO/G9-NC
March, 2009QOH9QO/H9-NC
April, 2009QOJ9QO/J9-NC
May, 2009QOK9QO/K9-NC
June, 2009QOM9QO/M9-NC
July, 2009QON9QO/N9-NC
August, 2009QOQ9QO/Q9-NC
September, 2009QOU9QO/U9-NC
October, 2009QOV9QO/V9-NC
November, 2009QOX9QO/X9-NC
December, 2009QOZ9QO/Z9-NC

Contract Specifications

Contract Size

One COMEX miNY Gold futures contract on the COMEX division of the NYMEX is 10 troy ounces.[1]

Tick Value

$0.25 per ounce .[1]

Daily Price Limit


Trading Hours

  • On the CME Globex electronic platform: 6:00 PM Sundays through 5:15 PM Fridays, with a 45-minute break each day between 5:15 PM and 6:00 PM, Eastern Time.[1]

Last Trading Day

Trading terminates at the close of business on the third to last business day of the month preceding the named contract month.[1]

Margin Requirements

  • Clearing Member/Maintenance - $2000.[2]
  • Member & Hedge Customer - $2000.[2]
  • Non-Member Customer - $2699.[2]

Deliverable Grades

Refined gold, assaying not less than .995 fineness, and bearing a serial number and identifying stamp of a refiner approved and listed by the Exchange. A list of approved refiners and assayers is available from the Exchange upon request.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 The COMEX division of the NYMEX's contract specification for COMEX miNY Gold futures
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 COMEX Margin Requirements for miNY Gold Futures
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