Position limits

On certain markets we impose position limits that define the maximum aggregate position a member can hold under one asset class and instrument type.

Binary option contracts

Events

Contract Position limit
GDP None
Unemployment rate None
Jobless claims None
Nonfarm payrolls None

Commodities

Contract Position limit
Crude Oil 2,500
Silver 2,000
Natural Gas 2,500
Gold 2,500

Currencies

Contract Position limit
GBP/USD None
AUD/USD None
USD/JPY None
USD/CAD None
GBP/JPY None
EUR/GBP None
EUR/JPY None
USD/MXN None
EUR/USD None
USD/CHF None
AUD/JPY None

Stock indices

Contract Position limit
US 500 2,500
FTSE 100 2,500
US SmallCap 2000 2,500
China 50 2,500
Germany 30 2,500
Japan 225 2,500
US Tech 100 2,500
Wall Street 30 2,500

Call spread contracts

Commodities

Contract Position limit
Soybeans 31,250
Silver 100,000
Corn 62,500
Gold 60,000
Copper 20,833
Natural Gas 25,000
Crude Oil 25,000

Currencies

Contract Position limit
AUD/USD None
EUR/JPY None
GBP/JPY None
AUD/JPY None
EUR/GBP None
GBP/USD None
USD/CHF None
USD/CAD None
EUR/USD None
USD/JPY None

Stock indices

Contract Position limit
US 500 31,250
Japan 225 31,250
US Tech 100 125,000
Germany 30 62,500
FTSE 100 62,500
Wall Street 30 31,250
US SmallCap 2000 50,000

Knock-out contracts

Commodities

Contract Position limit
Gold 100
Crude Oil 100

Currencies

Contract Position limit
USD/JPY 100
GBP/USD 100
EUR/USD 100
USD/CHF 100

Stock indices

Contract Position limit
US Tech 100 100
US SmallCap 2000 100
Wall Street 30 100
US 500 100
More information on speculative position limits is available in ourĀ Nadex Rulebook.

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