20 Jun 2016

Eurex Exchange

High flyer: STOXX® Europe 600 index derivatives

Our STOXX® Europe 600 index derivatives provide many opportunities. The index represents large, mid and small capitalization companies across 18 countries of the European region.  It is therefore a broad, investable index, making it useful as a benchmark for the entire European stock market. Our derivatives on the STOXX® Europe 600 Index enjoy a successful development in the first half of 2016.

STOXX® Europe 600 Index Futures (Product ID: FXXP)

  • Until June 2016 maturity, 5.7 mn contracts have been transacted. Thereof, approximately 70% was traded via the order book.
  • ADV (y-o-y) grew by 148% to 48,000 contracts.
  • Open interest (over 300,000 contracts) doubled compared to May 2015.
  • 10 Market Makers are permanently supporting liquidity in STOXX® Europe 600 Index Futures.
  • Over 160 active Market Participants from a very diverse base.


STOXX® Europe 600 Index Options (Product ID: OXXP)

  • In light of increasing liquidity in the futures contracts, the first Market Maker has started to permanently quote STOXX® Europe 600 Index Options.
  • Since April 2016 new strike price intervals are available to offer more granularity in choosing the right strike.
  • Open interest raised by +40% in only one month.

Eurex Exchange - Enjoy the broadest choice of Equity Index Derivatives worldwide.


For further information on our portfolio of derivatives on European size indexes please contact

Product Development

Nicolae Raulet

London Representative Office
Equity and Index Product Research and Development

London E14 4HE

T +44-207-8 62-72 74

 

Christine Heyde

Eurex Frankfurt AG
Equity and Index Product Research and Development

65760 Eschborn

T +49-69-211-1 56 98

 

Philipp Schultze

Eurex Global Derivatives AG
Sales

6300 Zug

T +41-43-430-71 26

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