Chicago Mercantile Exchange Clearing House Compliance Internship - Summer 2018 in United States

Clearing House Compliance Internship - Summer 2018




CME Group: Where Futures Are MadeCME Group ( is the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace. But who we are goes deeper than that. Here, you can impact markets worldwide. Transform industries. And build a career shaping tomorrow. We invest in your success and you own it – all while working alongside a team of leading experts who inspire you in ways big and small. Joining our company gives you the opportunity to make a difference in global financial markets every day – whether you work on our industry-leading technology and risk management services, our benchmark products or in a corporate services area that helps us serve our customers better. With 2,500 employees located around the world, we’re small enough for you and your contributions to be known. But big enough for your ideas to make an impact. The pace is dynamic, the work is unlike any other firm in the business, and the possibilities are endless. Problem solvers, difference makers, trailblazers. Those are our people. And we’re looking for more.The Clearing Compliance Team in the Clearing House Management Department is responsible for identifying, mitigating, and managing compliance related issues which are inherent in the financial services business. Daily responsibilities include monitoring CME Clearing’s compliance with rules and regulations of domestic and international regulatory entities, researching and implementing compliance-related initiatives in respect to new regulatory requirements, responding to routine and ad-hoc information requests from regulatory entities, and working closely with other departments to ensure consistent compliance within their respective business functions.The candidate must have the ability to efficiently, effectively, and independently conduct research, identify issues, and produce accurate work in a timely manner.Qualifications:• Bachelor or Masters in Finance, Economics, Compliance, Business, Law, or a related discipline.• Strong interpersonal, analytical, and writing skills.• Excellent organization, time management, and attention to detail.• Ability to communicate clearly and professionally.• Preference will be given to candidates who have an interest in law and compliance.• Previous intern or work experience is a plus but is not required.

As the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group ( is where the world comes to manage risk. Based in Chicago, with offices in New York, London, Singapore, Calgary, Houston, São Paulo, Singapore, Tokyo and Washington D.C., our team of more than 2,500 employees has an impact on the global economy every day. We offer:

  • The widest range of global benchmark futures and options available across all major asset classes;

  • The most advanced trading technology;

  • Industry-leading clearing and risk management capabilities;

  • A relentless customer focus, serving leading investment and commercial banks, hedge funds, proprietary trading firms, pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, asset managers, corporations and individual traders; and,

  • A great place to work.

With this strong foundation in place, we are looking to continue growing our business in both listed and over-the-counter markets. To support this growth, we are seeking highly motivated individuals to help foster our corporate culture and uphold our core values of leading with conviction and integrity, advancing the global economy, building lasting relationships and acting with ingenuity every day.

We hope you will consider joining our world-class team.