To support customer and channel partner testing and development for new and existing CME Globex functionality, CME Group provides two test environments: Certification and New Release. Customers can develop and certify to CME Globex, iLink, MDP 3.0, streamlined FIX/FAST, Drop Copy and more via the testing environments and AutoCert+.
Every program we certify to interact with CME Globex must be designed and developed to:
You can develop and certify trading and market data applications for CME Globex. To assist and support your efforts, we provide two CME Globex testing environments:
The Certification Support for Electronic Trading team (CSET) handles inquiries, issues and support requests from customers testing or certifying to the CME Globex and CME ClearPort services, including:
CSET is available from 3:00 p.m. CT Sundays through 4:00 p.m. CT Fridays, in the U.S. at +1 312 930 2322, in Europe at +44 20 3379 3803 or in Asia at +65 6593 5593
Partner Exchange testing and certification is also available.
Certification and New Release are available from 12:00 p.m. Central Time (CT) Monday through Friday 4:00 p.m. CT. Daily maintenance windows occur from 4:00 - 5:30 p.m. CT.
This section provides an overview of iLink order entry interface to CME Globex and market data interface for CME Globex.
Partner Exchange Testing
CME Globex test environments interface with many of our partner exchanges, enabling customers to test and certify Exchanges available through CME Globex.
Client Systems Wiki
Visit our wiki for comprehensive info about trading on CME Globex.
Global Account Management (GAM)
U.S.: +1 312 634 8700
Europe: +44 20 3379 3754
Asia: +65 6593 5505
Certification Support for Electronic Trading (CSET)
U.S.: +1 312 930 2322
Europe: +44 20 3379 3803
Asia: +65 6593 5593