CQG Client API Questionnaire

Thanks for your interest in CQG's Client APIs. Please complete this questionnaire to get started.

Contact Information

Do you currently have a CQG Integrated Client account/system?

Proposed API Use Details

Please indicate your desired content use
Clearing Firms
Do you require?
Do you require?
Where will the data be used?
Does the application you intend to use allow data to be exported to other applications?
Who will view the data?

Market Data Requirements

Which exchanges do you want to receive real-time data?
Which exchanges do you want to receive delayed data?
Please indicate all that apply to your intended use of market data
Will market data be used in a non-viewable form in any system, process, program, machine or calculation, other than in order to display or distribute data for display?
If you are requesting access to CME Group data (including from CME, CBOT, COMEX, NYMEX and DME exchanges), will your application or use of CME Group data include a tool or functionality deployed on a display device by an individual user, which is used to augment manual trading by automating the trading decision process and routing such automated orders? The CME Group’s examples under this data use category include automated spread execution, auto-quoting, mass quoting, options quoting, options sniping and electronic eye


  • By submitting this documentation I affirm that the information set forth above is complete and accurate. I acknowledge and agree that I will only use the CQG API services in conjunction with the uses set forth in this documentation and any unapproved use may be subject to additional fees, costs, or penalties for which my company will be solely liable. If any use or anticipated use of CQG’s APIs change from the information set forth above, I agree to notify CQG of the same within three (3) business days.
  • I acknowledge that if I have selected CQG API use that involves Market Data, I/my company may need to obtain exchange approval prior to CQG enabling Market Data access.
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