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 28, 2016
094-16 – Criteria for Eligibility of Securities Underlying Options Read more

July 27, 2016
093-16 – Fixed Income Securities Eligible for Trading Read more

July 26, 2016
092-16 – Updated Haircuts on Government Securities Deposited as Collateral Read more

July 15, 2016
091-16 – Fixed Income Securities Eligible for Trading Read more

July 13, 2016
090-16 – Self-Certification - Amendments to sections A-308 and A-401 of the Rules and to the Default Manual of the Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporaton Read more