Accessing the Exchange

Accessing the Exchange
All traders in the market are treated equally and there is no preferential access given to any Participant. Each order placed on the CX platform is matched based strictly on Price/Time priority.

User Interfaces
The CX market can be accessed at any time the market is open, from anywhere, by using one of our supported user interfaces. To access CX weather trading:

To access CX forex and metals trading:

Electronic Connectivity to CX Direct®
The exchange’s CX Direct system is designed to let you connect electronically so you can submit live trading orders into the exchange for execution and receive our proprietary market data information.

In order to connect electronically, you must be a Participant of CX. For more information about becoming a Participant, please refer to our page on how to Become a Participant.

Once your Participant application is approved, we can provide you with access to our FIX API so you can begin integration.

If you have additional questions about how you can connect via CX Direct, please contact:

AJ Grossbardt
+1 212-829-7114


Rod Drown
+1 877-300-4555

Independent Software Vendors (ISVs)
CX is interested in extending its trading application through relationships with Independent Software Vendors (ISVs). If you’re interesting in becoming an Independent Software Vendor (ISV) for the Exchange, please contact us.

CX Direct is a trademark of CX Futures Exchange, L.P. or its affiliates in the U.S. and/or other countries.