ICE Futures U.S. has proposed to extend the time required to report precious metals futures and options and currency futures block trades from five to 15 minutes. This new time frame will be effective October 20 absent objection from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission. On October 1, ICE Futures reduced the minimum quantity for precious metals futures and options and currency pair futures to five lots. (Click here for ICE Futures' notice regarding its reduced block trade thresholds.)