CME Group, Inc. is a global markets company offering financial derivatives exchange, and trades in asset classes that include agriculture, currencies, interest rates, metals and stock indexes. The company offers futures contracts and options on futures using its CME Globex trading platforms, fixed income trading via BrokerTec and foreign exchange trading on the EBS platform.
The company is publicly traded with its stock trading on the NASDAQ (Ticker: CME) and is a component of the S&P 500. It has revenues in excess of 4.8 Billion and employee more than 4,000 employees. It was founded in 1848 by and owns the oldest exchange, which is the Chicago Board of Trade.