Registering for CME ClearPort

Registering for CME ClearPort

An authorized representative of the user (individual, clearing firm, brokerage firm, trading firm) must complete and submit the registration form below to receive access to CME ClearPort clearing services.

Registering Online for CME ClearPort is Free and Easy

CME ClearPort registration consists of two distinct processes:

  • Firm Registration: for firms that are not currently registered for CME ClearPort
  • Individual Registration: for new individuals at firms currently registered for CME ClearPort

Please Note: Only authorized individuals (i.e., verification officers) should complete and submit registration forms.

The online application form contains the following:

  • Legal Documentation: read and agree to required legal documents including, without limitation, the Exchange User License Agreement (and all relevant documents, schedules, and appendices referenced therein)
  • Registration Documentation

New Firm & User Registration

To complete the online Firm & User Registration Form, a designated primary verification officer of the firm must:

Step 1
Register and activate a SMART Click ID through the SMART Click Registration Process and instruct a backup verification officer to do the same. The backup must provide the primary verification officer with their newly created SMART Click ID.

Step 2
Read and agree to the required legal documents including, without limitation, the Exchange User License Agreement (and all relevant documents, schedules and appendices referenced therein).

Step 3
Submit the following information:

  • Company information
  • Primary and backup verification officer names and SMART Click IDs
  • Additional users (optional)

After completing the forms, please click "submit" to send the registration form online.
New Firm & Users for CME ClearPort

In addition to the registration, clients need to establish a relationship with a clearing member: 
View a list of CME, CBOT, NYMEX and COMEX clearing members.

To edit and disable existing firm and user information, registered firms can submit an email to CME Enterprise Application & System Entitlements:
EASE

Additional User Registration

This form is to be completed if the firm is already registered with CME Group and only additional users need to be added. This form must be completed by a verification officer of the firm. The verification officer must:

Step 1
Have each individual requiring application access create and activate a SMART Click ID through the SMART Click Registration Process and provide the verification officer with their newly created SMART Click IDs.

Step 2
Submit the following information:

  • Verification officer’s name and registered SMART Click ID
  • Company name
  • Name and SMART Click ID of user being registered, plus designated role(s)
  • First name, last name, and email address for individuals who do not require application access (i.e., brokers, traders, and asset managers to be specified on trade submissions)

After completing the forms, please click "submit" to send the registration form online.
CME ClearPort Additional User Registration Form

Contact Us

For assistance with registration or edit firm details, contact CME Enterprise Application & System Entitlements (EASE) on our 24-hour desk:

U.S. +1 312 456 1560
Europe +44 20 3379 3802
Asia +65 6593 5536
EASE

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