CME Chat an integrated chat feature offered through CME Direct Mobile, the web-based version of CME Direct, where you can view real-time market data and execute trades on futures, options, and blocks all on one screen. CME Direct also provides access to CME Chat.
There is no charge for users who have a CME Group Login.
CME Group Login is a self-managed, centralized user profile service that authenticates access to CME Group applications and services.
CME Direct is CME Group’s premier front-end trading platform that provides access to both CME Globex trading and CME ClearPort OTC clearing from within a single interface, allowing the user to execute all available CME Group products.
Contact our Platform Solutions Team team for more information.
Yes, CME Chat is an open-network messaging tool integrated within the CME Direct Mobile platform. It is not a stand-alone tool.
Not yet, but you can currently access CME Chat via a smart phone or tablet browser.
There is no licensing fee for CME Direct or CME Direct Mobile.
Yes, CME Chat is federated with the Thomson Reuters Eikon messaging community and firms permissioned on Skype for Business domains through NextPlane.
Yes, CME Chat rests on the same security infrastructure as CME Direct.
The platform requires two-factor authentication; has point-to-point encryption, encryption at rest and in flight; and incorporates a granular user permissions model.
Yes, CME Chat is integrated with leading third-party archiving vendors. You can transfer files from an encrypted SFTP file folder that CME Chat provides for you.
You will need:
Send an email to EASE.atYourService@cmegroup.com and we’ll provide you with that information.
If you already have CME Direct access, enabling CME Chat is easy. Our Enterprise Application & System Entitlements (EASE) team will enable your ID upon request.
Your firm’s Verification Officer should send an email to EASE.atYourService@cmegroup.com, including the CME Group Login ID(s) and firm name in an email titled, “CME Chat Request,” to expedite processing.
Through its exchanges, CME Group offers 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 products and metals. As the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group is where the world comes to manage risk.
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For general inquiries, contact Platform Solutions
For onboarding and entitlements, contact Enterprise Application & System Entitlements (EASE)