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
Jobless Claims 150
Nonfarm Payrolls 150
Unemployment Rate 150
GDP 150
Fed Balance Sheet Total Assets (Millions) 150
Natural Gas Stocks Change 150
Crude Oil Inventories Change 150
Retail Sales Change 150
Soybean Yields 150
Corn Yields 150
New Home Sales 150
CPI - Food Away from Home 150
CPI - Food at Home 150
CPI - Core 150
CPI - Overall 150

Commodities

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

Currencies

Contract Position limit
AUD/USD 2,500
AUD/JPY 2,500
EUR/GBP 2,500
EUR/JPY 2,500
EUR/USD 2,500
GBP/JPY 2,500
GBP/USD 2,500
USD/CAD 2,500
USD/CHF 2,500
USD/JPY 2,500
USD/MXN 2,500

Stock indices

Contract Position limit
Wall Street 30 2,500
US 500 2,500
US SmallCap 2000 2,500
US Tech 100 2,500
FTSE 100 2,500
Germany 40 2,500
Japan 225 2,500
China 50 2,500

Call spread contracts

Commodities

Contract Position limit
Crude Oil 250
Natural Gas 250
Gold 250
Silver 250

Currencies

Contract Position limit
AUD/USD 250
EUR/JPY 250
EUR/USD 250
GBP/JPY 250
GBP/USD 250
USD/CAD 250
USD/CHF 250
USD/JPY 250
EUR/GBP 250
AUD/JPY 250

Stock indices

Contract Position limit
Wall Street 30 250
US 500 250
US Tech 100 250
US SmallCap 2000 250
FTSE 100 250
Germany 40 250
Japan 225 250

Knock-out contracts

Commodities

Contract Position limit
Gold 100
Crude Oil 100
Silver 100
Natural Gas 100

Currencies

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

Stock indices

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

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