dates for the front month

Discussion in 'Index Futures' started by Sky123987, Oct 12, 2007.

  1. Hi,

    I understand there are 4 futures contracts. Mar, June, Sept, and Dec. WOuld someone be able to tell me the dates that each one is considered the "Front Month"

  2. Surdo


  3. nkhoi

    nkhoi Moderator

    imagine you are standing in a spot called 'this month', when you look around you will see right in front of you the closet contract month hence 'front' month, any month that is not front month is back month.
  4. thanks guys