The S&P 500 Futures market focuses on 500 large-cap U.S. stocks. The S&P 500 is the most popular product on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, and it can be traded as a futures contract either in an open outcry auction or on electronic platforms.

The S&P 500 Futures market trades on the CME Globex from Monday thru Fri 5PM previous day to 4:15PM Central Time with a trading halt from 8:15AM to 3:30PM Central Time.

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