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MGEX Index Contracts

The five MGEX financially settled agricultural index contracts (NCI, NSI, HRSI, HRWI, SRWI) provide solid trading options for traditional hedgers and speculators. The links below provide additional information on the MGEX index contracts these unique contracts and examples how how they may fit into your risk managemnt strategy.


General Information

MGEX-DTN Partnership

Pre-Open Session, MGEX Ag Index Contracts

MGEX Indexes Explained

Differentiating MGEX Index Contracts


Index Price Calculation

Spot Index Calculation

DTN Bid Collection Process

MGEX Bid Auditing

DTN Spot Index Contract Symbols

MGEX Index Contract Symbols on DTN

MGEX Index Symbols

MGEX Index Symbols on DTN

DTN Daily Spot Index Values - Webinar

MGEX Implied Pricing NCI and NSI

Wheat Examples

Wheat Indexes - Producer Benefits

Terminal Basis for End Users

Wheat Indexes for the Speculator

Spring Wheat Options Volume on the Rise

Wheat Spread Opportunities

Reduce Spring Wheat Basis Risk

Reduce Hard Red Winter Wheat Basis Risk
HRWI Synthetic Basis Opportunity

NCI Examples

Synthetic Basis with NCI

NCI Complimentary Hedge

NCI-CBOT Seasonal Opportunities

NSI Examples

NSI as a Complimentary Hedge


More Information

MGEX Index FAQ   Contract Specifications    Financial Settlement Defined    Agricultural Indexes Brochure    

Wheat Spread Opportunities    Index Futures Monthly Settlement Prices     Historical Spot DTN Indexes   

The Options Advantage     Sparks Study of MGEX Indexes       Quotes and Charts

Trading at MGEX

Margin Requirements    Trading and Clearing Fees      Electronic Trading Information 

MGEX Ticker Symbols and Trading Hours         Trading Calendars and Exchange Holidays


*National Corn Index *National Soybean Index
*Hard Red Spring Wheat Index
*Hard Red Winter Wheat Index
*Soft Red Winter Wheat Index  

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