Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation (CDCC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Montréal Exchange (MX), acts as the central clearing counterparty for exchange-traded derivative products in Canada and for a growing range of customized financial instruments. CDCC's role is to ensure the integrity and stability of the markets that it supports.

CDCC occupies a unique space in the Canadian financial markets. Here are the main reasons behind CDCC's exclusive position:

  • The only integrated central clearing counterparty in North America that clears and settles futures, options and options on futures.
  • More than thirty-five-year track record as the central clearing counterparty and guarantor of exchange-traded derivative products in Canada.
  • More than 30 clearing members, including major financial institutions and brokers in Canada.

Latest Notices

July 22, 2014
155-14 – Margin Parameters for the Montréal Exchange Derivatives Instruments and Over-the-Counter Derivative Instruments Read more

July 22, 2014
154-14 – Fixed Income Securities Eligible for Trading Read more

July 18, 2014
153-14 – Criteria for Eligibility of Stock Options Read more

July 18, 2014
152-14 – Name Change - iShares Funds (iShares ETFs) Read more

July 17, 2014
151-14 – Margin Parameters for Fixed Income Securities Read more