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

October 20, 2014
199-14 – New Equity Options Classes Read more

October 20, 2014
198-14 – Request for Comments - Amendment to the Rules of Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation to Make Mandatory the Establishment of a United States of America Dollar (USD) Bank Account for Every Clearing Member that Clears Options and/or Futures Read more

October 14, 2014
197-14 – Fixed Income Securities Eligible for Trading Read more

October 9, 2014
196-14 – Fixed Income Securities Eligible for Trading Read more

October 1, 2014
195-14 – Clearing Member Voluntary Withdrawal - Morgan Stanley Canada Limited Read more