Cboe Global Markets

Introducing Nanos by Cboe. Options made easy.

Hitting the S&P 500 Index in early 2022.

Nanos by Cboe makes lower price, limited exposure* options trading possible. It's the only contract listed on a U.S. exchange with a 1-multiplier and an expiration date generally no more than one week out.

Whether you're just getting started or fine tuning your skills, NanosSM is an easier way to trade options on the S&P 500 Index+.

Nanos by Cboe. Limited risk*, unlimited upside potential.

  • 1-multiplier with a short-term expiration date
  • Available soon for trading on the S&P 500 Index+
  • Cash-settled, possible favorable tax treatment
  • Limited strikes, easier decision-making

Before You Trade Nanos

Before you trade Nanos, it is important to carefully review the risk disclosures and disclaimers contained at https://www.cboe.com/options_futures_disclaimers

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Get ready to trade Nanos by Cboe as soon as it's available.

+Nanos trade on Cboe as a one-multiplier (i.e. micro) option (with 1/100th the value of a standard option) on the Mini-S&P 500 Index (equivalent in value to the Nanos S&P 500 Index), which is 1/10th the value of the S&P 500 Index.

*While capital risk for a contract holder is limited to the price of the premium and is thus reduced relative to the same number of standard contracts, the capital risk associated with writing Nanos by Cboe contracts remains open-ended. In addition to the premium price, a contract holder may also need to pay applicable fees and commissions.