Registration

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); and;
  • Registration Documentation

Firm Registration

To complete the online firm 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 and to provide the primary verification officer with their newly created SMART Click ID

Step 2
Read and agree to 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 required information:

  • Company Information
  • Primary and backup Verification Officer names and SMART Click IDs

After completing the forms, please click "submit" to send the registration form online.

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

Register a Firm for CME ClearPort

Individual Registration

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
Download the CME ClearPort Individual Registration Form below, enter following required information, and email to CPCRegistrationRecipients@cmegroup.com:

  • Verification Officer Name and SMART Click ID
  • Company Name
  • Name and SMART Click ID of application 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)

Download the CME ClearPort Individual Registration Form

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

North America +1 312 456 1560
Europe +44 20 3379 3802
Asia Pacific +65 6593 5536
EASE_OTC_Request@cmegroup.com

CME STP Registration

Register your firm with CME Group for delivery of transaction data to CME STP.

Click here for more information on CME STP.