Historical Nikkei 225 Intraday Futures Data (JNK)

Historical Intraday Nikkei 225 Futures Data

Contract Specs:

Nikkei 225 (JNK)
Exchange: OSE
Sector: Index
Tick Size: 10
Tick Value: 10000 JPY
BPV: 1000
Denomination: JPY
Decimal Place: 0

Symbol Dates:

Data Type Start Date End Date Sample Data
Daily: 1988 Sep 02 Current Download
Intraday: 1999 Feb 16 Current Download
Tick – Trades Only: 1999 Feb 16 Current Download
Tick – Level 1: 1999 Feb 16 Current Download

Nikkei 225 Facts

The Nikkei 225 is the stock index for the Tokyo Stock Exchange. The Nikkei is a price-weighted index. Price-weighted indexes differ from market-cap weighted indexes in how companies are measured and weighted. Price-weighted indexes measure the value of eash stock/share and give the most weight to stocks with the highest value, whereas market-cap indexes are based on how much market share a company has, those with the highest market share are ranked higher.

Listed below are some of the comanies on the Nikkei:

  • Honda
  • Subaru
  • Nissan
  • Nintendo
  • Konami
  • Sony
  • Yamaha

Sources: Wikipedia, Nasdaq, Investopedia

Historical Nikkei 225 Intraday Futures Data – Format Details

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

Nikkei 225 futures data can be split into three main headings:

  • Nikkei 225 daily futures data – which includes either the last price or the settlement
  • Nikkei 225 intraday futures data – which includes trade volume
  • Nikkei 225 tick data – which can include the bid, ask and settle

You can purchase historical intraday Nikkei 225 futures data as individual contracts or in a continuous form.

Continuous historical futures data can be formatted into back-adjusted, forward-adjusted, ratio adjusted and zero adjusted series. Portara can create bespoke rules for each futures 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.

Portara’s standard 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.

Portara’s historical Nikkei intraday 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 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 daily futures data between only between the custom session markers you choose.

Portara provides historical Nikkei 225 tick data in ‘Trades Only’ form or as ‘Level 1’ tick data, which includes the bids and asks. Download the Nikkei 225 tick data samples above. Our default format timestamp is to the millisecond. Nikkei 225 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 Nikkei 225 trades only data to Nikkei 225 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 four times per day at the end of the Asian, European, Early US and Globex session. Portara’s enterprise software solution provides timely updates to your Nikkei 225 futures data, along with compression, roll and custom formatting features on CQG deep history databases. Nikkei 225 historical data updates are usually ready around half an hour after markets close. No exchange fees or other CQG products are necessary.

You can view other intraday symbols from the Historical Intraday Data Download Table. If you are looking for other Nikkei 225 historical data types such as daily or tick, you can visit the other download tables here:

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