CME Direct

One-Stop Trading: Futures, Options, Blocks

Access CME Group futures, options and block markets all on one screen with CME Direct, a fast, secure and highly-configurable trading front-end. Access to both CME Globex and CME ClearPort with a single interface. Benefit from the deep liquidity and transparency of CME Group markets and uncover new trading opportunities.

To trade with CME Direct, you will need a relationship with a clearing FCM that supports the front-end. 

View a list of supporting Clearing Firms.

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Global Command Center (GCC)

U.S.: +1 800 438 8616
Europe: +44 20 7623 4747
Asia: +65 6532 5010

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2018 Monthly Real-Time Professional Market Data Fees

In Q2 2018, CME Group will begin charging fees for market data distributed through CME Direct. Customers using CME Direct for trading will be eligible for fee waivers based on their trading activity. CME Group will communicate final details on the availability of fee waiver programs by the end of Q1 2018.

Monthly Fees
Real-Time $105 $105 $105 $105

Fees denoted above are 2018 CME Group Real-Time device fees (as of April 1, 2018) and will not be applied to CME Direct devices until Q2 2018

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Tap into a complete suite of solutions across the trading lifecycle:

Build Strategies

The click-optimized Strategy Builder executes covered, multi-leg strategies and RFQs in CME Globex.

Options Analytics

Access the fully integrated QuikStrike Options Analytics tool to view current and historical volatility.

Integrated Workflow

Easily move strategies from the Trading Grid, Strategy Builder and Chat windows throughout CME Direct for RFQs and CME ClearPort deal entry.

Real-time Excel

Real-time integration with Excel that enables prices to instantly populate cells.


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Download CME Direct

Download the CME Direct desktop application and start trading today.

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More Information

Request a demo or contact the Market Technology Sales Team.

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Connecting the Marketplace

CME Direct augments CME Group’s existing, open access model by providing an easy, inexpensive way to view and trade all CME Group products via a single exchange-sponsored system.

Trade and manage your risk on the go with CME Direct Mobile, a full-feature trading system that provides seamless connectivity between CME Direct and your mobile device.

QuikStrike Option Pricing and Analysis

Get greater insights from our suite of powerful analytics, so that you can identify trends and trade opportunities faster and more decisively.  Learn about QuikStrike’s benchmark pricing and analysis platform which provides access to current and historical volatility (by strike), volume and open interest information, delta sheets, pricing analysis, spread analysis and risk graphs.

View QuikStrike Tools.

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