The Management Board of Eurex Deutschland took the following decisions with effect from 25 September 2023:
The Executive Board of Eurex Frankfurt AG took the following decision with effect from 2 October 2023:
This circular contains all information on the introduction of the new products and the updated sections of the relevant Rules and Regulations of Eurex Deutschland.
Production start: 25 September 2023
2. Required action
To trade and clear new products, Trading Participants would need to fill in respective application form and to be onboarded into newly created capacity group “Physical SEK”.
For further assistance please reach out to your respective Key Account Manager or firstname.lastname@example.org.
3. Details of the initiative
A. Product overview
Please refer to Attachment 1 for the product details.
B. Contract specifications and product parameters
In general, contract specifications for the new Single Stock Options are in line with the existing contracts with the relevant Eurex group ID, also in terms of trading hours and trading calendar, last trading day, settlement and determination of the daily and final settlement prices.
For the detailed Contract Specifications, please see Attachment 2.
The full version of the updated Contract Specifications will be published on the Eurex website www.eurex.com as of start of trading under:
C. Admission to the Eurex T7 Entry Services (TES)
The new products will be admitted to the Eurex T7 Entry Services (TES). You can find the minimum block trade sizes on product level in the attached Contract Specifications.
An overview of the Eurex T7 Entry Services available for the products as well as detailed information on single product basis with regard to availability, possibility of utilisation and minimum entry size for the various Eurex T7 Entry Services is available on the Eurex website under the link:
D. Risk parameters
As of start of trading, risk parameters of the new products will be published on the Eurex website under the link:
and on the Eurex Clearing website www.eurex.com/ec-en/ under the following path:
You will also find an updated list with details regarding Prisma-eligible Eurex products under this path.
E. Excessive System Usage Fee and Order-to-Trade Ratio
The Excessive System Usage Fee and the Order-to-Trade Ratio for the new products are determined in line with the existing products (Equity Options). For detailed information, please refer to the Eurex website under the following links:
F. Mistrade parameters and position limits
Mistrade ranges and position limits for the new products will be published as of start of trading on the Eurex website under the link:
G. Transaction limits
The same values apply as for existing products with the relevant Eurex group ID. For details, please refer to the Eurex website under the link:
H. Transaction fees
The same transaction fees apply as for the corresponding existing products.
I. Vendor codes
As of start of trading, vendor codes for the new products will be published on the Eurex website under the link:
J. Liquidity Provisioning
Please refer to Attachments 1 and 4 for the Liquidity Provisioning. Detailed information can be found on the Eurex website under the following link:
All Trading Participants of Eurex Deutschland and Vendors
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