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
Gold 2,500
Natural Gas 2,500
Silver 2,000

Currencies

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

Stock indices

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

Call spread contracts

Commodities

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

Currencies

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

Stock indices

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

Knock-out contracts

Commodities

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

Currencies

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

Stock indices

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

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