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Trade 2 Year Note Futures at Trade Center, LLC.

As the interest rate futures markets heat up, you can enjoy the liquidity and flexibility availible to users of the Chicago Board of Trade 2 Year Note futures. Key Benefits:   Liquidity - The liquidity that comes from the trasaction volume and stable open interest of these markets gives you market breadth, depth and immediacy.   Transparency - The Chicago Board of Trade screen-based and open outcry trading platforms make the market-clearing price of the moment publically availible to all market users regardless of their information or outlook.     Flexibility - Whether your're bullish or bearish, it's simple to trade your market view with Chicago Board of Trade 2 Year Note Futures.  You can sell as easily as buy, which makes it easy to change trading direction as new information emerges.  As with any investment, futures tradign involves substantial risk and is not suitable for all investors. 

Contract Specification for 2 year T-Note Futures 

Contract Size
U.S. Treasury notes having a face value at maturity of $200,000 or multiple thereof.
Deliverable Grades 
U.S. Treasury notes that have an original maturity of not more than 5 years and 3 months and a remaining maturity of not less than 1 year and 9 months from the first day of the delivery month but not more than 2 years from the last day of the delivery month. The invoice price equals the futures settlement price times a conversion factor plus accrued interest. The conversion factor is the price of the delivered note ($1 par value) to yield 6 percent.
Tick Size 
Minimum price fluctuations shall be in multiples of one-quarter of one thirty-second (1/32) point per 100 points ($15.625 rounded up to the nearest cent per contract).  Par shall be on the basis of 100 points. Contracts shall not be made on any other price basis.
Price Quote 
Points ($2,000) and one quarter of 1/32 of a point; for example, 91-16 equals 91 16/32, 91-162 equals 91 16.25/32, 91-165 equals 91 16.5/32, and 91-167 equals 91 16.75/32
Contract Months 
Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec
Last Trading Day 
The last business day of the calendar month.
Last Delivery Day 
Third business day following the last trading day
Delivery Method
Federal Reserve book-entry wire-transfer system
Trading Hours
Open Auction: 7:20 am - 2:00 pm, Central Time, Monday - Friday
Electronic: 7:01 pm - 4:00 pm, Central Time, Sunday - Friday
Trading in expiring contracts closes at noon, Central Time, on the last trading day
Ticker Symbols 
Open Auction: TU
Electronic: ZT
Daily Price Limit 
Trading System Administration
Once a commodity futures or forex trading system has been selected, implementation is the next step. Our Trading System Administration and Management service is simple and allows you to maintain control over your commodity futures or forex trading account without dealing with the day-to-day chore of data management, order processing, and software.  Learn more.

Trading System Analysis Platform

Our proprietary analysis and evaluation platform was designed to assist our clients in selecting commodity futures, and forex trading systems.  Graphically based, it is unlike anything available in the commodities industry and may help give you the edge in building a successful portfolio.  Click here for FREE access to System Center

Trade Futures and Foreign Exchange

Trade Center, LLC. provides investors with access to virtually every major future or forex instrument around the globe.  As an Independent Introducing Broker our clients can access markets electronically via our efficient on-line platforms or work with our regisitered futures and forex professionals directly.  to take a guided tour of our trading platforms, click here.  

Experience in Futures and Foreign Exchange

Our firm has been assisting investors for nearly eleven years.  Our opinion is that our investors benefit from the knowledge we have accumulated in transacting a staggering number of trades over the past decade.  The experience we bring to the industry is invaluable when dealing with the complex nature of todays markets and trading systems.

How to Get Started:
Call 800 894 8194 US/Canada 

949 643 7100 Local for any questions and assistance.

1-800-894-8194 or 1- 949-643-7100

Opening a commodity futures account with Trade Center, LLC. is fast and easy.  In additon, we give you the flexibilty to open an account online, download the forms and send them to us, or have the forms mailed to you.  All three options can be accessed via our new accounts page.  If you would like to explore the rest of the site, click here.  For access to the entire library of commodity futures and forex trading system, please visit System Center.

System Center is a wholly owned product of Trade Center, LLC. All representations of managed futures, advisory services and alternative investments are wholly owned by Trade Center, LLC. Trade Center, LLC is a member of the National Futures Association and is registered with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission. Trade Center is an Independent Introducing Broker for both Man Financial and R.J. O'Brien (RJO). The Man Group can trace its origins back to 1783 when James Man first established a sugar broking business in the City of London. The Group operated as a traditional partnership for over two hundred years and was engaged mainly in the agricultural markets of sugar, coffee and cocoa.

Man Financial, the Group's brokerage division, is the world's largest independent futures broker and commands a global financial presence with offices in New York, Chicago, Kansas City, London, Paris, Singapore, Taiwan, Sydney and Brisbane. The division provides agency broking and other related services to a worldwide client base, which ranges from banks, CTAs, Hedge Funds and major industrial groups to individual private clients.

Founded in 1914, RJO is one of the oldest and best-known independent futures brokerage firms in the industry. RJO is a founding member of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and a member of all the major U.S. Futures Exchanges. RJO offers clients access to the markets through a variety of account types including: On-line access through our Market Center Direct (MCD) software Managed Products including systems and CTA products Full Service Broker Assisted Accounts Foreign Exchange (FX) accounts

Trade Center LLC offers brokerage for futures contracts traded around the globe, including the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT), Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), COMEX Division of NYMEX, EUREX, London Metal Exchange (LME), New York Board of Trade (NYBOT) and the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX).

Trade Center is a commodity futures brokerage firm offering full service, discount and On-line Trading. Our Services include placement of investment funds into managed futures via commodity trading advisors (CTA's), advisory services, foreign exchange trading, single stock futures, and the administration of futures trading systems.

Contact Trade Center for alternative investments, futures trading, commodity trading, options trading and strategies, futures options, direct access trading, on-line commodity trading, and Forex trading. Experienced Trade Center commodity futures brokers manage alternative investments, managed futures via CTA's, options, futures trading, futures options, and forex trading. FXCM Currencies, Equity Indices, Single-Stock Futures, Debt Futures, Financial Technical, Grains, Livestock, Metals, Energies, Soft’s and Cotton research synthesizes information from a global network of commercial firms, cash brokers, money managers, hedge funds and floor traders to generate thought-provoking analysis investors, traders and institutions demand. Availability of products and services may vary by jurisdiction.

Trade Center does not share or distribute personal information; personal data will be used for internal purposes only. Trade Center, LLC never sells personal information to anyone; please view our Privacy Policy / Comments about our Web-site

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