On 16 March, TSE expanded length of traded derivatives contracts.

  • Osaka Exchange will partially revise rules, to invigorate, enhance convenience.

Contract Months and Tick Sizes

  • The number of contract months of Nikkei 225 futures shall be increased to 19.
  • Also number of contract months of Nikkei 225 options shall be increased to 25.
  • Tick sizes for Nikkei 225 options will be set based on level of options premium.
  • English Agreement for setting up futures/options trading account.

Effectiveness

  • These revisions are scheduled to be implemented from July 17, 2018.