ASX Grain Futures
ASX Grain Futures are deliverable contracts.
- commence on the second business day of the contract month; and
- end at 3pm (trading ceases at midday) on the the third Thursday of the contract month, which is the Last Trading Day and Maturity Date, provided it is a trading day.
Holders of long (bought) futures positions should note that once the Delivery Period commences, allocation of deliverable stock is an automated random process that could occur at anytime.
The below information is also available on desktop maturity calendars for 2013, 2014 & 2015 order your free copy.
|Settlement Month||Delivery Period||Last Day for Lodgements|
|Name||Code||Start Date||Maturity Date||Deadline: 2pm AEST/AEDT|
ASX Grain Options
The Declaration Date for ASX Grain Options is the fifteenth trading day of the month immediately prior to the contract Settlement Month for the Underlying Futures. The Declaration Dates for ASX Grain Options are:
|Option Expiry Month||Futures Settlement Month||Declaration Date|
|December 2013||January 2014||20 December 2013|
|February 2014||March 2014||21 February 2014|
|April 2014||May 2014||23 April 2014|
|June 2014||July 2014||20 June 2014|
|August 2014||September 2014||21 August 2014|
|October 2014||November 2014||21 October 2014|
|December 2014||January 2015||19 December 2014|
|February 2015||March 2015||20 February 2015|
|April 2015||May 2015||23 April 2015|
|June 2015||July 2015||19 June 2015|
|August 2015||September 2015||21 August 2015|
|October 2015||November 2015||21 October 2015|
|December 2015||January 2016||21 December 2015|