Effective 23 October 2023, Eurex Clearing AG will offer clearing services for Options contracts on FTSE Bitcoin Index Futures in EUR and USD introduced at Eurex Deutschland.
In this context, the following measures will apply effective 23 October 2023:
Please refer to Eurex circular 079/23 for detailed trading-related information, including fee classification and the related amendments to the Rules and Regulations of Eurex Deutschland.
Simulation start: 4 October 2023
Production start: 23 October 2023
2. Required action
There is no action required for participation.
3. Details of the initiative
A. Product overview
Please refer to table in Attachment 1 for the overview of the new products.
B. Contract specifications
For the detailed contract specifications, please refer to Eurex circular 079/23.
C. Product group
Please refer to the table in Attachment 1 for the product group of the new products.
D. Transaction fees
The transaction and maintenance fees for the new products can be retrieved from the updated sections of the Price List, as outlined in Attachment 3.
E. Risk parameters
Margins for the new products are calculated in Prisma. For the risk parameters of the new products, please refer to the Eurex Clearing website www.eurex.com/ec-en/ under the link:
F. Amendments to the legal framework of Eurex Clearing AG
To reflect this decision in the legal framework of Eurex Clearing AG, the following provisions will be amended as outlined in Attachment 2 and 3:
As of the effective date, the full versions of the amended Clearing Conditions and Price List will be available for download on the Eurex Clearing website under the following link:
The amendments to the legal framework of Eurex Clearing AG published by this circular are deemed accepted by each affected contractual party of Eurex Clearing AG, unless the respective contractual party objects by written notice to Eurex Clearing AG prior to the relevant effective date(s) as stipulated in this circular. In case of an objection by the respective contractual party pursuant the preceding sentence, Eurex Clearing AG is entitled to terminate the respective contract (including a Clearing Agreement, if applicable). Instead of submitting an objection, the respective contractual party may submit in writing to Eurex Clearing AG comments to any amendments of the legal framework of Eurex Clearing AG within the first 10 Business Days after the publication of the amendments. Eurex Clearing AG shall assess whether these comments prevent the published amendments from becoming effective taking into account the interests of Eurex Clearing AG and all contractual parties.
Unless the context requires otherwise, terms used and not otherwise defined in this circular shall have the meaning ascribed to them in the Clearing Conditions or FCM Clearing Conditions of Eurex Clearing AG, as applicable.
All Clearing Members, ISA Direct Clearing Members, Disclosed Direct Clients of Eurex Clearing AG, vendors, all FCM Clearing Members and other affected contractual parties
Front Office/Trading, Middle + Back Office, IT/System Administration, Auditing/Security Coordination
Eurex Circular 079/23