Download Historical Crude Oil (Combined) Intraday Data CLA (CL)

Historical Intraday Crude Oil (Combined) Futures Data CLA (CL)

Crude Oil (Combined) Contract Specs:

Crude Oil (Combined) (CLA)
AKA:Crude Oil (Combined)
Exchange Name:New York Merchantile Exchange
Tick Size:0.01
Bloomberg Symbol:CLA Comdty
CSI Symbol:CL2
Ninjatrader Symbol:CL
Contract Specifications CLA

Buy Crude Oil (Combined) Futures Data CLA (CL)

Purchase Crude Oil (Combined) Futures Data CLA (CL) from PortaraCQG. Our tailored service includes your format options. ALL data is created for you by a qualified trader. We provide expert guidance if you are unsure. we will email you when your purchase has completed with roll/format options to choose from.

CLA (CL) Historic Futures Data: Available

Data TypeStart DateEnd DateSizeSample Data
Daily:1983 Mar 30Current< 50 KBDownload
Intraday:1987 Sep 01Current< 10 MBDownload
Tick - Trades Only:1987 Sep 01Current41.3 GBDownload
Tick - Level 1:1987 Sep 01Current1.9 TBDownload
All sample data is timestamped Chicago Local (GMT-6) | Filesizes are uncompressed ascii csv

Discounted Dataset: Summer Special

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Alternative Crude Oil (Combined) Symbology:

Other companies can refer to the Crude Oil (Combined) symbols by the following symbol names: CL2 CL CLA Comdty.

Portara and CQG provide historical intraday futures data to CTAs, hedge funds, portfolio managers, quants and traders and institutions.

Portara's Main Data Products

Crude Oil (Combined) futures data can be split into four main headings:

  • Daily data - which includes either the last price or the settlement
  • Intraday data – which includes trade volume
  • Tick data – Trades Only - which includes only trades
  • Tick data Level 1 - which includes the trades, the bid, the ask and the settle

Purchase Individual or Continuous form Data

You can purchase historical intraday CLA / CL futures data as individual contracts or in a continuous form.

Continuous 1 minute CLA / CL futures data can be formatted into back-adjusted, forward-adjusted, ratio adjusted and zero adjusted series. Portara can create bespoke rules for each futures CLA contract based on volume, open interest, tick size and calendar date variations. Control delivery month combinations, timezone settings and timestamps that follow exchange or local time globally for any location.

World's Only Data Supplier with FIVE DAILY Data Points

Portara’s standard Crude Oil (Combined) daily futures data is made up of five data points – open, high, low, last-price and settle. Simply choose to have the daily close based on the last price or the settle depending on whether you wish follow extended sessions or just the day session.

CL Data Granularity

Portara’s Crude Oil (Combined) intraday futures data is supplied as default in 1-minute bar. However, you may also choose other bar granularities such as 2 minute bar, 3 minute bar, 5 minute bar, 10 minute bar, 15 minute bar, 30 minute bar, hourly bar etc. You can also have us extract daily Crude Oil (Combined) data straight from the intraday database. In this case, you would choose the session (even if you need to cross midnight) and we can supply the custom Crude Oil (Combined) daily futures data between only between the custom session markers you choose.

Portara provides CL futures tick data in ‘Trades Only’ form or as ‘Level 1’ tick data, which includes the bids and asks. Download the tick data samples above. Our default format timestamp is to the millisecond. Crude Oil (Combined) tick data includes price, the trade volume, and other trade indicators such as bid, ask, trade and settle.

Remember to compare the file size of trades only data to level 1 tick data as they can vary by factors of 10 to 100 fold. If you have questions simply email us and one of our technicians will guide you.


All of our historical data is updated on a daily basis up to four times per day based on your subscription level, at the end of the Asian, European, Early US and Globex session. Portara’s enterprise software solution provides timely updates to your data, along with compression, roll and custom formatting features on CQG deep history databases. Historical Crude Oil (Combined) data updates are ready around half an hour after markets close. No exchange fees or other CQG products are necessary.

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