ICE Futures U.S.

Crude Diff - ICE WCS 1B Index Balmo Future

Crude Diff - ICE WCS 1B Index Balmo Future6753467


A balance of the month cash settled future based on the ICE WCS (Western Canadian Select) Daily Weighted Average Price Index (ICE WCS 1b). The ICE WCS 1b Index is expressed as a differential to the NYMEX WTI 1st Line Future (Calendar Month Average)

Market Specifications

Trading Screen Product Name
Crude Futures (balmo)
Trading Screen Hub Name
ICE WCS 1b Index
Commodity Code
Contract Size
1,000 barrels
Unit of Trading
Any multiple of 1,000 barrels
US Dollars and cents
Trading Price Quotation
One cent ($0.01) per barrel
Settlement Price Quotation
One hundredth of one cent ($0.0001) per barrel
Minimum Price Fluctuation
One hundredth of one cent ($0.0001) per barrel
Last Trading Day
Trading shall cease one Canadian business day prior to the Notice of Shipments (NOS) date on the Enbridge Pipeline. The NOS date occurs on or about the 20th calendar day of the month, subject to confirmation by Enbridge Pipeline. The official schedule for the NOS dates will be made publicly available by Enbridge Pipeline prior to the start of each year.
Floating Price
In respect of daily settlement, the Floating Price will be the simple average of the ICE WCS 1b Index for each trading day during the same period, as published by ICE-NGX.

During the pricing period the last published ICE WCS 1b Index price will be projected to the end of the pricing period
Final Settlement
A price in USD and cents per barrel based on the ICE WCS 1b Index, as published by ICE-NGX. The index pricing period begins on the first Canadian business day of the calendar month prior to the contract month and ends on the Canadian business day prior to the NOS date (as published by Enbridge) in the same calendar month
Contract Series
Front Month Only
Final Payment Date
One Business Day following the Last Trading Day
Business Days
Publication days for ICE-NGX Crude Oil Markets
MIC Code
Clearing Venues

Trading Hours

New York7:50 PM - 6:00 PM*
19:50 - 18:00
7:40 PM
London12:50 AM - 11:00 PM*
00:50 - 23:00
12:40 AM
Singapore7:50 AM - 6:00 AM*
07:50 - 06:00
7:40 AM

*Next Day

Sunday Pre-Open 5:10 PM ET; Closed on Saturday


Clearing Admin Name
Am Crude Diffs
R&N A.C.N.