CQG Enterprise API Questionnaire

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

Important Note
These APIs serve enterprise customers.
If you are not affiliated with a company and have questions about CQG API services for individual use, please submit the CQG Client API Questionnaire .

Please provide complete information while filling out this questionnaire. An incomplete submission may result in extended review time and requests for additional details required by CQG’s compliance team. Information provided is used to create the CQG API Services Agreement specific to your indicated use case and for CQG to notify you of estimated pricing and next steps. Login credentials to CQG’s API demo environment will only be issued after the CQG API Services Agreement is executed and application fee is received.

Contact Information


Company Information

Company Type
Are you completing this questionnaire for, and/or will you be using, a product to be developed for you by a third party?
Company Address

Billing Contact Information

Billing Phone Number
Billing Address

Proposed API Use Details

Once your application is in production, will end users be required to obtain permission from you/your company before accessing your applications or products that will use the CQG API
Please indicate your desired content use
Available Trading APIs
Available Market Data and Trading APIs
Available Drop Copy APIs

Market Data Requirements

Do you require?
Does your application allow data to be exported to other applications?
Please identify which of the following models best matches your intended method for controlling access to market data
Which exchanges do you want to receive real-time data?
Which exchanges do you want to receive delayed data?
Who will view the market data?
Where will the market data be used?
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?
Will market data be used for any of the following purposes
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?

Trading Requirements

Please identify which of the following models best matches your intended setup
Clearing Firms


  • 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 before moving forward with any CQG API my company will sign the CQG API Services Agreement and pay the designated application fee.
  • I acknowledge that if I have selected CQG API use that involves Market Data, my company may need to obtain exchange approval prior to CQG enabling Market Data access.
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