This Thursday is Christmas Day, an exchange holiday. There will be no trading at CBOE, C2 and the CFE.
Wednesday December 24th is a shortened trading schedule. On CBOE and C2, options on stocks (equities), Indexes and ETF’s that normally cease trading at 3:00pm Central time will close at 12:00pm noon. ETF’s and Indexes that normally close at 3:15 CT will close at 12:15pm.
CBOE and C2 will have regular trading hours in all products Friday December 26th.
CFE has a staggered close Wednesday:
Products Closing at 12:00 p.m.
CBOE Gold ETF Volatility Index security futures (GV)
CBOE Crude Oil ETF Volatility Index security futures (OV)
CBOE Brazil ETF Volatility Index security futures (VXEW)
12:12 p.m. CT – Early close (VXT)
12:15 p.m. CT – Early close (VA, VM, VN, VU, VX, VXEM, VXTY)
There will be no extended trading hours on calendar day Wednesday, December 24, 2014 for Business Day Friday, December 26, 2014 in VIX futures.
Trading in VIX futures will be closed from 12:15 p.m. on December 24, 2014 until 5:00 p.m. on December 25, 2014.
CFE will have regular trading hours on Friday, December 26th.
Have a good trading week and a nice holiday.