JPY – USD Futures

  • Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange provides local participants with futures contracts in the world major six currencies that are the Euro (EUR), Pound Sterling (GBP), Japanese Yen (JPY), Swiss Franc (CHF), Canadian Dollar (CAD) and Australian Dollar (AUD) versus the USD.

    These currency pairs are the most traded in the world. The exchange offers these contracts for hedging and trading in a secure and regulated environment, without remittance of and money overseas. The contracts are deliverable and hence ideal for corporate organization and trading companies to hedge their exposures.

    • Three month contracts to match with most import export exposures
    • Deliverable products
    • Small contract size suitable for traders and organizations with smaller exposures
    • The contracts are quoted as turtle contracts so that profit and loss is realized in USD
    • One of the only regulated platforms offering major currency futures in the entire GCC region
    • Margins are accepted in UAE Dirhams so you can take exposure using local currency
    • UAE is a Tax Free jurisdiction ensuring no tax liability arising out of accrued profit
    • Market hours from 7.00 AM till 11.55 AM UAE time
    • Overlaps most trading zones including Europe and United States
  • ContractParameters
    Contract Symbol DJPY
    Underlying Japan Yen
    Contract Size ¥ 5,000,000
    Notional Contract Value ¥ 5,000,000
    Trading Currency US Dollar
    Settlement Currency US Dollar
    Price Quote US$ quoted in Cents per 100 ¥
    Tick Size US$ 0.000001 per ¥ or US$ 5 per tick
    Tick Value US$ 5
    Settlement Physically Settled
    Last Day of Trading Two Business days before third Wednesday of expiry month
    Trading Days Monday through to Friday
    Trading Hours 07:00 - 23:55 Hours Dubai time (GMT+4)
    Trading Months Mar, Jun, Sep and Dec
    New Contract Listing Business day immediately folloing the last trading day
    Max Order Size 500 lots for Banks and institutions promoted by Banks. All other entities 200 Lots
    Daily Price Movement Limit No Price Limits - Note 1*
    Initial Margin based on SPAN Click on the "Initial Margin" TAB
    Calendar Spread Margin 100% benefits is offered on calendar spread positions
    Delivery Period Margin Five times the Initial Margin
    Note 1*: For the avoidance of "fat finger" errors, price band shall be 1.5 US Cents from previous settlement price If price breaches the daily price movement limit, trading in particular contract shall continue, with the new trading price range without any cooling period


  • ProductContractLast trading dateExpiry dateTender StartTender EndDelivery StartDelivery End
    DJPY DJPY-20170313 13/01/1900 13/01/1900 13/01/1900 13/01/1900 15/01/1900 15/01/1900
    DJPY DJPY-20170619 19/01/1900 19/01/1900 19/01/1900 19/01/1900 21/01/1900 21/01/1900
    DJPY DJPY-20170918 18/01/1900 18/01/1900 18/01/1900 18/01/1900 20/01/1900 20/01/1900
    DJPY DJPY-20171218 18/01/1900 18/01/1900 18/01/1900 18/01/1900 20/01/1900 20/01/1900