Discover the smart option for trading.
With a single click, tap into the deep liquidity and transparency of CME Group's robust options, futures and Block markets, leaving no opportunity uncovered.

CME Direct is a highly-configurable trading front end for CME Group markets that offers a complete suite of solutions across the trading life cycle. Access listed and Block markets all on one screen, and execute custom options strategies with speed and agility using our enhanced options functionality.

Start benefitting today from:

  • Real-time streaming quotes, including market depth
  • Rapid order entry and trading across multiple brokers and accounts
  • Multiple order types, order duration and order protection functions
  • Straight through processing (STP)
  • Streamlined, integrated instant messaging with CME Pivot
  • Fully integrated QuikStrike Options Analytics tool

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System Requirements

CME Direct has been developed using Microsoft .NET technology. For optimum performance we recommend the following minimum requirements:

  • Microsoft Windows 7, 8, or 8.1, or Vista SP2 with *Microsoft .NET 4.5 or higher Framework installed
  • 3GHz + dual-core or higher processor. Quad-core processor preferred.
  • 4GB memory or greater

For more detailed information, see our installation guide.


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