Minneapolis Grain Exchange, LLC is now a MIAX® company
400 South 4th Street
130 Grain Exchange Building
Minneapolis, MN 55415

ph: 612-321-7101 or
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BRIXXTM Commercial Real Estate Futures Now Trading

Instant access to a more liquid CRE market.


For too long, commercial real estate (CRE) has lacked a reliable, transparent trading approach. The new family of BRIXX Indexes created by Advanced Fundamentals tracks real-time changes in property values through a unique methodology with REITs as inputs, to support benchmarking, hedging and portfolio allocation strategies for investors across multiple sectors..


BRIXX Futures will provide investors with instant access to the $16 trillion commercial real estate market, with a variety of tools to tailor their exposure. Offered by MGEX via the CME Globex® platform, BRIXX Futures provides greater accessibility to the CRE asset class, with timely trading and regular access to liquidity.

Trading Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Monday-Friday, Central Time.

Learn more here.

To read the press release, click here.



Corporate Tax Futures - Now Trading

Cash-settled futures contracts on the SIL U.S. Corporate Tax Rate Index, developed by SIG Index Licensing, LLC. Listed on MGEX via the CME GLOBEX® platform and cleared by MGEX, Corporate Tax Futures offer corporations and investors an efficient way to manage risk in uncertain corporate tax rate environments. The futures contracts are the first of their kind and come at a time when global corporate tax rates are subject to changing governmental corporate tax policy and post-stimulus tax recovery plans.



SPIKES® Futures - Now Trading With

Zero Exchange Fees

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SPIKES Volatility Index

The SPIKES Volatility Index (index symbol: SPIKE), is a measure of the expected 30-day volatility in the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY). SPY is the largest exchange traded fund in the world and tracks the most watched stock index in the United States. SPIKES is built using the popular variance swap methodology and uses live SPY option prices to calculate volatility.  This is consistent with the way the trading community is used to modelling risk and hedging exposure.

SPIKES® Futures (ticker: SPK)

Offered by MGEX via the CME GLOBEX® platform. Trade 23 hours a day, 5 days per week with highly accurate data and peak transparency.

Discover new choice and transparency in the market with ultra-low exchange fees and superior technology.

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Learn more about SPIKES Volatility Products here.   



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MGEX Agricultural Index Contracts

Financially settled with no delivery, our Agricultural Index Contracts trade in all 12 months and offer guaranteed convergence to a spot price representing country origin pricing.  Whether you're a speculator or a hedger, our five agricultural index products offer you more choices in trading strategy.  Questions? Email Us for More Information.



Historic Grain Exchange Buildings

We have a variety of space available to meet your office needs.  Visit our Real Estate website at www.grainexchangerealestate.com or contact us


MGEX Liquidity Provider Program

The MGEX Liquidity Provider Permit Program offers a reduced fee alternative for qualified traders.  This opportunistic program, with no month-to-month requirements, applies to all MGEX agricultural futures and options contracts.  For more information, contact us. 



MGEX Newsline

*See our News Page for more recent releases or our Archive for all past releases.
MGEX Concludes Third-Best Month in Its History
MIAX and SIG Index Licensing to Launch Capital Gains Tax Rate Futures on MGEX

MIAX Reports Record SPIKES Futures Trading on MGEX in October 2021


data provided by Barchart*

 Spot Indexes:12/07/21
Product Price Elev.
1,006.95 358
 HRWI 811.52 888
 SRWI 763.30 448
 NCI 576.45 3,272
 NSI 1,214.22 2,841
 DWI 1,514.03 31
 WWI 913.36 103
MGEX Trading Hours

MGEX Holiday Trading Hours

See details here.


Mon - Fri  |  8:30 am - 3:00 pm CT


7:00 - 8:30 am CT

Daily Settlement:

2:59:00 to 2:59:59 pm CT

Corporate Tax Futures

Mon - Fri  |  8:30 am - 3:00 pm CT


7:00 - 8:30 am CT

Daily Settlement:

2:59:00 to 2:59:59 pm CT

SPIKES Futures

Regular Trading Session

Mon - Fri  |  8:30 am - 3:00 pm CT

Ext. Trading Session I

Sun - Fri  |  5:00 pm - 8:30 am CT


Sun  |  4:00 p.m. - 5:00 pm CT

Mon - Thurs  |  4:45 pm - 5:00 pm CT

Ext. Trading Session II

Mon - Fri  |  3:00 pm - 4 pm CT


Electronic Trading

Sun - Fri  |  7:00 pm - 7:45 am CT

Electronic Trading and

Open Outcry Options

Mon - Fri  |  8:30 am - 1:30 pm CT

Ag Index Products

Sun - Fri  |  7:00 pm - 1:45 pm CT

Contract settlement time for HRSW and

all Index Products

1:14:00 pm - 1:14:59 pm CT

Pre open times for HRSW and Index Products:

Sun |  4:00 pm - 7:00 pm CT

Mon - Thurs  |  4:45 pm - 7:00 pm CT

Mon - Fri  |  8:00 am - 8:30 am CT

(HRSW only)

Post Close Pre-Open:

Mon - Fri  |  2:30 pm - 4:00 pm CT

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