Effective date

March 9 (Friday), 20121), a step-by-step application starting with the expiry month contract. Starting with 201209 contract that begins to trade on March 9, 2012, the multiplier of 500,000 will be applied.

1)
The day after the last trading day of March-expiry month contract.
Expiry month contracts and change of multiplier after March 9, 2012
Expiry month contracts and change of multiplier after March 9, 2012
Date Contract
type
Expiry month contacts of options
1st 2nd 3rd 4th
From the day after
the last trading day
of March-contract
(March 9, 2012~)
Expiry month contract (multiplier) 201204
(100,000)
201205
(100,000)
201206
(100,000)
201209
(500,000)
Listing status Existing Existing Existing New
Multiplier of newly listed contract 100,000 100,000 100,000 500,000
From the day after
the last trading day
of April-contract
(April 13, 2012~)
Expiry month contract (multiplier) 201205
(100,000)
201206
(100,000)
201207
(500,000)
201209
(500,000)
Listing status Existing Existing New Existing
Multiplier of newly listed contract 100,000 100,000 500,000 500,000
From the day after
the last trading day
of May-contract
(May 11, 2012~)
Expiry month contract (multiplier) 201206
(100,000)
201207
(500,000)
201208
(500,000)
201209
(500,000)
Listing status Existing Existing New Existing
Multiplier of newly listed contract 100,000 500,000 500,000 500,000
From the day after
the last trading day
of June-contract
(June 15, 2012~)
Expiry month contract (multiplier) 201207
(500,000)
201208
(500,000)
201209
(500,000)
201212
(500,000)
Listing status Existing Existing Existing New
Multiplier of newly listed contract 500,000 500,000 500,000 500,000