27 Sep 2013


HFT Act: Implementation of Excessive System Usage Fee (ESU Fee)

As announced in Eurex circular 164/13, the two-month testing phase for the Excessive System Usage Fee (ESU Fee) will start on 1 October 2013. The ESU Fee will come into effect on 1 December 2013.

This circular provides a brief description of the ESU Fee and provides further information.

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