An authorized representative of the user (known as a verification officer) must complete and submit the registration form below to receive access to CME Direct services.
CME Direct registration consists of two distinct processes:
Please Note: Only authorized individuals (i.e., verification officers) should complete and submit registration forms.
The online application form contains the following:
For assistance with registration, contact CME Enterprise Application & System Entitlements (EASE) on our 24-hour desk:
U.S.: +1 312 456 1560
Europe: +44 20 3379 3802
Asia Pacific: +65 6593 5536
To complete the online Firm & User Registration Form, a designated primary verification officer of the firm must:
Register and activate a CME Group Login ID through the CME Group Login Registration Process and instruct a backup verification officer to do the same. The backup must provide the primary verification officer with their newly created CME Group Login ID.
Read and agree to the required legal documents including, without limitation, the Exchange User License Agreement (and all relevant documents, schedules, and appendices referenced therein).
Submit the following required information:
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.
To edit and disable existing firm and user information, registered firms can submit an email to:
This form is to be completed if the firm is already registered with CME Group and only additional users need to be added. This form must completed by a verification officer of the firm. The verification officer must:
Have each individual requiring application access create and activate a CME Group Login ID through the CME Group Login Registration Process and provide the verification officer with their newly created CME Group Login IDs.
Submit the following information:
After completing the forms, click "submit" to send the registration form online.