CME Group

Challenge Resources

Daily Market Commentary

Listen to morning and closing bell updates on the market straight from the CME Group trading floor

    Trading Tools

    These useful websites will give you an edge during the challenge.

    CME Group Chief Economist Talks Economic Trends

    Review educational content from CME Group Chief Economist, Blu Putnam. He is responsible for leading economic analysis on global financial markets by identifying emerging trends, evaluating economic factors and forecasting their impact on CME Group and the company's business strategy.  Putnam’s insight and trading experience is revered in the trading community, you can read some of his articles and publications available through CME Group’s Education page.

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    Contact Us

    CME Group and CQG are managing various aspects of the competition. Please see below for the appropriate contacts to reach out to with questions.

    For specific questions related to the electronic trading platform and challenge specifications, contact:

    CME Group Trading Challenge Team

    CQG Support

    +1 212 809 8893 (available 24 hours)