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CME Group Inc. (Chicago Mercantile Exchange & Chicago Board of Trade) is an American financial market company operating options and futures exchange. The Group owns and operates large derivatives and futures exchanges in Chicago, New York City, and exchange facilities in London, using online trading platforms.It also owns the Dow Jones stock and financial indexes, and CME Clearing Services, which provides settlement and clearing of exchange trades. The exchange-traded derivative contracts include futures and options based on interest rates, equity indexes, foreign exchange, energy, agricultural commodities, rare and precious metals, weather, and real estate.

HQChicago, IL, US
Employee Ratings3.5
Overall CultureC+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)4,590(+63%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)$4.3 B(+19%)
Share Price (Jan 2021)$191.8 (-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at CME Group

Terrence A. Duffy

Terrence A. Duffy

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Bryan T. Durkin

Bryan T. Durkin

Kathleen M. Cronin

Kathleen M. Cronin

Senior Managing Director, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Julie Holzrichter

Julie Holzrichter

Derek Sammann

Derek Sammann

Senior Managing Director, Global Head of Commodities & Options Products
Hilda Harris Piell

Hilda Harris Piell

Chief Human Resources Officer
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CME Group Office Locations

CME Group has offices in Chicago, Boston, Houston, New York and in 8 other locations
Chicago, IL, US (HQ)
20 S Wacker Dr
Boston, MA, US
Boston, MA, USA
Houston, TX, US
Wells Fargo Plaza, 1000 Louisiana St #3650
New York, NY, US
211 North End Ave
New York, NY, US
300 Vesey St
Washington, DC, US
325 7th St NW
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CME Group Financials and Metrics

CME Group Revenue

CME Group's revenue was reported to be $4.31 b in FY, 2018

Revenue (Q3, 2020)


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CME Group's current market capitalization is $68.9 b.
USDQ1, 2010

Financial Leverage

1.8 x
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CME Group Operating Metrics

FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Average Daily Trading Volume

15.65 m14.99 m13.35 m14.38 m13.96 m16.94 m15.08 m14.32 m13.66 m17.10 m16.45 m


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CME Group Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
NEX GroupMarch 29, 2018$5.50 b

CME Group Cybersecurity Score

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CME Group Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

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CME Group Online and Social Media Presence

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CME Group Company Culture

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CME Group News and Updates

CME Group and IHS Markit to combine post-trade services

CME Group and IHS Markit have agreed to combine their post-trade services for the OTC markets into a new 50/50 joint venture.

CME Group to Launch Six New Japanese Energy Futures Contracts on February 8

CHICAGO and TOKYO, Jan. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced four new Japanese electricity futures contracts and two new LNG futures contracts will be available for trading on February 8, 2021, pending regulatory...

CME Group Reports 2020 Annual, Q4 and Monthly Market Statistics

CHICAGO, Jan. 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today reported its full-year, Q4 and December market statistics, showing it reached average daily volume (ADV) of 19.1 million contracts during the year, 16.2 million contracts...

CME Group Stock Has 15% Upside

We believe that CME Group’s stock has a 15% upside to its pre-crisis peak in the near term. CME trades at $182 currently and it has gained 9% in value so far this year. It traded at a pre-Covid high of $208 in February and is 12% above that level now. Also, CME stock has gained 30% from the low...

CME Group Reports November 2020 Monthly Market Statistics

CHICAGO, Dec. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today reported November 2020 market statistics, including average daily volume (ADV) of 19.3 million contracts during the month. Market statistics are available in greater detail...

New Fastmarkets-settled cobalt contract to launch at CME Group

LONDON, Nov. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Fastmarkets, the industry-leading cross-commodity PRA, today announced that CME Group has chosen Fastmarkets as the PRA for its new cash-settled cobalt futures contract, which will launch on December 14, pending regulatory review. The new contract...
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CME Group Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was CME Group founded?

    CME Group was founded in 1848.

  • Who are CME Group key executives?

    CME Group's key executives are Terrence A. Duffy, Bryan T. Durkin and Kathleen M. Cronin.

  • How many employees does CME Group have?

    CME Group has 4,590 employees.

  • Who are CME Group competitors?

    Competitors of CME Group include Intercontinental Exchange, New York Stock Exchange and Ig Group.

  • Where is CME Group headquarters?

    CME Group headquarters is located at 20 S Wacker Dr, Chicago.

  • Where are CME Group offices?

    CME Group has offices in Chicago, Boston, Houston, New York and in 8 other locations.

  • How many offices does CME Group have?

    CME Group has 18 offices.