• CME Direct Release 10.3

      • To
      • CME Direct Customers
      • #
      • 20151111
      • Notice Date
      • 11 November 2015
      • Effective Date
      • 15 November 2015
    • The CME Direct release version 10.3 originally rolled out on November 1, has been rescheduled for re-release on Sunday, November 15 (for trade date Monday, November 16). This upgrade will require users to open the application from their Start menu -> CME Group folder. Launching CME Direct from a desktop icon will not properly load the new version.

      New features:

      • Cabinet prices will now be available for options
      • The Strategy Builder will now auto-calculate a delta for hedging purposes
      • Protection for covered options restricts users from entering order quantities lower than required to fully cover the strategy
      • Add products in your Trading Grid from a smart search field
      • Copy and email details of a cross trade to the trade owners
      • Sounds and pop up alerts for desk trades

      Strategy Browser Enhancements

      • Drag-and-drop futures and options strategies into your trading grid
      • Search for existing strategies with easy filters, including crush spreads
      • Search by option strategy type and strike price
      • Option to enable Auto-Calc for deltas

      Market Activity window improvements

      • Sounds are now available
      • Query Globex options market activity over a 24-hour period

      Excel add-in

      • New functions to retrieve RFQs, Block Trades, and Cross Trades in real-time.

      For details about these updates, see the CME Direct Enhancements and CME Direct Excel Integration WebHelp. If you have any questions about these changes please contact your dedicated CME Direct Sales representative or email CMEDirectSales@cmegroup.com.

      If you have any questions, please contact the CME Group Global Command Center in the US at +1 800 438 8616, in Europe at +44 20 7623 4747 or in Asia at +65 6532 5010.