US Index Futures How and Why It Is Important

Key Takeaways

  • The pricing mechanism in US Index Futures
  • Why do we need to know the multipliers and notional value?
  • The importance of Average Daily Volume (ADV) & Open Interest (OI)
  • How do you apply futures when the market is up or down?
  • How do we use the Index Spreads?

Speaker Profile

David Gibbs

Director of Market Development and Education, CME Group