CCP12 was formed in 2001 by major central counterparty organizations in Europe, Asia and the Americas to share CCP related information and to develop analyses and policy standards for common areas of concern. In 2008, CCP12 held its Annual Meeting in Tokyo and endorsed the collaboration by forming an Executive Committee to govern the global agenda. Later in 2015, the CCP12 General Assembly decided to register CCP12 as an official association in Shanghai, China. The CCP12 office was opened in 2017. In 2022 The Executive Committee of CCP12 announced the opening of the second CCP12 Office in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.