Incentive Programmes for the EMEA Region

CME Group offers a range of regionally relevant Programmes to targeted customer groups outside of North America that provide reduced fees for trading our products.

In addition to the following, CME Europe is also offering a limited number of FX Incentive Programmes for Clearing and Non-Clearing members.

Proprietary Trading Firms

To apply and participate, contact the EMEA Proprietary Team at

International Incentive Program (IIP)
Discounted fees for proprietary trading firms and arcades outside of North America for all CME, CBOT, NYMEX and COMEX products traded on CME Globex

  • Discounted fees for all CME, CBOT, NYMEX and COMEX products traded on CME Globex
  • Give-up trades eligible
  • Minimum quarterly volume requirements

International Incentive Program Q&A
International Incentive Program - Agreement for Participation
Corporate Membership / Incentive Program Participation Application

New Trader Incentive Program (NTIP)
Fee incentives for new traders at proprietary firms operating in regions not traditionally, actively involved in CME Group futures markets. These incentives apply to CME, CBOT, NYMEX and COMEX products traded electronically.

New Trader Incentive Program Q&A
New Trader Incentive Program Application

CTA / Hedge Funds

To apply and participate, contact the EMEA Hedge Funds Team at

CTA / Hedge Fund Pilot Program
Discounted fees for CTAs and Hedge Funds with more than $1 Billion in assets under management for Foreign Exchange contracts traded electronically on CME Globex

  • Clearing firm requirement

CTA / Hedge Fund Pilot Program Q&A
FX CTA/Hedge Fund Incentive Program – Application


To apply and participate, contact the EMEA Banks Team at

Central Bank Incentive Program (CBIP)
Discounted fees for Central Banks for their proprietary trading of CME Group products traded electronically. Foreign branches of Central Banking groups may participate, as well as accounts traded by an external asset manager on behalf of the applicant Central Bank.

Central Bank Incentive Program Q&A
Central Bank Incentive Program Application

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As the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group is where the world comes to manage risk. CME Group exchanges offer the widest range of global benchmark products across all major asset classes, including futures and options based on interest rates, equity indexes, foreign exchange, energy, agricultural commodities, metals, weather and real estate. CME Group brings buyers and sellers together through the CME Globex electronic trading platform and trading facilities in New York and Chicago. CME Group also operates CME Clearing, one of the largest central counterparty clearing services in the world, which provides clearing and settlement services for exchange-traded contracts, as well as for over-the-counter derivatives transactions through CME ClearPort.

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CME Group is the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace. The company is comprised of four Designated Contract Markets (DCMs). Further information on each exchange's rules and product listings can be found by clicking on the links to CME, CBOT, NYMEX, and COMEX.