Dutch TTF Gas Futures27996665

Description

Contracts are for physical delivery through the transfer of rights in respect of Natural Gas at the Title Transfer Facility (TTF) Virtual Trading Point, operated by Gasunie Transport Services (GTS), the transmission system operator in the Netherlands. Delivery is made equally each hour throughout the delivery period from 06:00 (CET) on the first day of the month until 06:00 (CET) on the first day of the next month.

Market Specifications

Trading Screen Product Name
Dutch TTF Gas Base Load Futures
Trading Screen Hub Name
TTF
Trading Period
Up to 71 consecutive month contracts or as otherwise determined and announced by the Exchange from time to time.

Up to 11 consecutive quarters or as otherwise determined and announced by the Exchange from time to time. Quarters are strips of three individual and consecutive contract months. Quarters always comprise a strip of Jan-Mar, Apr-Jun, Jul- Sep or Oct-Dec.

Up to 11 consecutive seasons or as otherwise determined and announced by the Exchange from time to time. Seasons are strips of six individual and consecutive contract months. Seasons always comprise a strip of Apr-Sep or Oct-Mar.

Up to 5 consecutive years or as otherwise determined and announced by the Exchange from time to time. Years are strips of twelve individual and consecutive contract months comprising Jan - Dec.

Months, quarters, seasons and years are listed in parallel.
Expiration Date
Trading will cease at the close of business two Business Days prior to the first calendar day of the delivery month, quarter, season, or calendar.
Contract Security
ICE Clear Europe acts as central counterparty to all trades thereby guaranteeing the financial performance of ICE Endex contracts registered in the name of its Members up to and including delivery, exercise and/or settlement.
Trading Hours
Open 08:00, Close 18:00 (CET), Monday – Friday
Trading Model
Continuous trading throughout trading hours
Trading Methods
Electronic futures, Exchange for Physical (EFP), Exchange for Swap (EFS) and Block Trades are available for this contract.
Unit of Trading
1 MW
Contract Size
1 MW per day in contract period (i.e. month, quarter, season or year) x 23, 24 or 25 hours (summer or winter time).
Minimum Trading Size
Electronic Futures: 5 lots = 5 MW
Exchange for Physical (EFP): 1 lot = 1 MW
Exchange for Swap (EFS): 1 lot = 1 MW
Minimum Block Order
1 lot = 1 MW
Quotation
The contract price is in Euros and Euro cents per MWh
Minimum Price Flux
Futures – 0.005 Euro Cent per MWh (€0.005/MWh) EFPs/EFSs/Blocks - 0.005 Euro Cent per MWh (€0.005/MWh)
Maximum Price Flux
There are no limits.
Tick Value
Contract Size x Minimum Trade Size x Minimum Price Flux
Settlement Price
Fixing each Business Day as set out in the applicable Operating Time Schedule, Appendix B.1, end of day at approximately 17:15 hours. Timings are CET.
Position Limits
Positions are reported to ICE Endex on a daily basis. ICE Endex has powers to prevent the development of excessive positions or unwarranted speculation or any other undesirable situation and may take steps to resolve such situations including the ability to mandate Members to limit the size of such positions or to reduce positions where appropriate.
Initial Margin
Calculated on all open contracts, Initial Margin, as defined in the ICE Clear Europe Clearing Rules, is a deposit held by ICE Clear Europe in order to cover the costs that may be incurred in closing out a position in default. It is returned upon the closing of the position, or at expiry, with interest.
Daily Margin
All open contracts are 'marked-to-market' daily, with Variation Margin, as defined in the ICE Clear Europe Clearing Rules, being called for as appropriate.
Delivery/Settlement Terms
Matching Acquiring and Disposing Trade Nominations (buyer from ICEU, seller to ICEU) are input by ICE to GTS via Edig@s before 13:00 (CET) on each business day prior to the commencement of the delivery period. Delivery takes place in kilowatt-hours per hour. The EDSP will be the end of day Settlement Price on the day the contract expires.
MIC Code
NDEX
Clearing Venues
ICEU
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Trading Hours

CityTradingPre-Open
New York2:00 AM - 12:00 PM
02:00 - 12:00
1:45 AM
01:45
London7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
07:00 - 17:00
6:45 AM
06:45
Singapore3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
15:00 - 01:00
2:45 PM
14:45

Codes

Clearing Admin Name
Dutch TTF BL
Physical
TFM
Logical
TFM
GMI(FC)
R&N A.C.N.