01 Jun 2021

Eurex

Equity Index Derivatives: Tradability of FTSE® 100 Products and EURO STOXX® Select Dividend 30 Index Total Return Futures for Participants in the U.S.

Eurex Circular 048/21 Equity Index Derivatives: Tradability of FTSE® 100 Products and EURO STOXX® Select Dividend 30 Index Total Return Futures for Participants in the U.S.


1.  Introduction

With effect from 7 June 2021, the following additional products will be activated for tradability in the U.S.:

  • FTSE® 100 Index Total Return Futures
  • FTSE® 100 Declared Dividend Index Futures
  • FTSE® 100 Index Futures
  • EURO STOXX® Select Dividend 30 Index Total Return Futures

Start of production: 7 June 2021

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2.  Action required

There is no action required for participation in trading in these products.

3.  Details

Eurex Deutschland has submitted FTSE® 100 Index Total Return Futures, FTSE® 100 Declared Dividend Index Futures, FTSE® 100 Index Futures and EURO STOXX® Select Dividend 30 Index Total Return Futures for approval by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to offer these contracts for trading in the U.S.

These contracts have already passed the CFTC’s respective approval procedures and will therefore be available for trading in the U.S. as of 7 June 2021.

The corresponding new "capacity groups" for the products are as follows:

Product name

Product ID

Currency

Previous Capacity Group 

New Capacity Group

FTSE® 100 Index Total Return Futures

TTUK

GBP

Cash GBP

Cash GBP - CFTC

FTSE® 100 Declared Dividend Index Futures

FTDD

GBP

Cash GBP

Cash GBP - CFTC

FTSE® 100 Index Futures

FTUK

GBP

Cash GBP

Cash GBP - CFTC

EURO STOXX® Select Dividend 30 Index Total Return Futures

TEDV

EUR

Cash/Physical EUR

Cash/Physical EUR - CFTC

According to Eurex Deutschland's registration as a "Foreign Board of Trade", the FTSE® 100 Index Total Return Futures, FTSE® 100 Declared Dividend Index Futures, FTSE® 100 Index Futures and EURO STOXX® Select Dividend 30 Index Total Return Futures can be offered or sold to persons in the U.S. via Eurex terminals with direct access in the U.S.


Further information

Recipients:

All Trading Participants of Eurex Deutschland and Vendors

Target groups:

Front Office/Trading, Middle + Backoffice, IT/System Administration, Auditing/Security Coordination

Contact:

client.services@eurex.com or Damien Zinck, Equity and Index Sales America, damien.zinck@eurex.com, tel. +1 312 5 44-10 51

Web:

www.eurex.com

Authorized by:

Michael Peters


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