Rules & Regs

Eurex Rules & Regulations

Following are the rules and regulations we adhere to in our daily business. These rules regulate the organization of the futures and options exchange approved under German law (hereinafter referred to as "Eurex Deutschland") with its registered office in Frankfurt / Main. Eurex Deutschland provides a fully automated trading platform for the conclusion of transactions, in particular standardized futures and options contracts (hereinafter referred to as "futures and options transactions" or "products").

Effective date: 27 Nov 2023

Rules and Regulations | Exchange Rules

01. Exchange Rules


Effective date: 27 Nov 2023

Rules and Regulations | Trading Conditions

02. Trading Conditions


Effective date: 21 Feb 2024

Rules and Regulations | Contract Specifications

03. Contract Specifications

Effective date: 01 Dec 2023

Rules and Regulations | Connection Agreements

04. Connection Agreements

Effective date: 03 Apr 2023

Rules and Regulations | Admission Regulations

05. Admission Regulations


Effective date: 01 Nov 2007

Rules and Regulations | Trader examinations

06. Trader Examinations


Effective date: 01 Dec 2022

Rules and Regulations | Fee Regulations Eurex Deutschland

07. Fee Regulations Eurex Deutschland


Effective date: 02 Apr 2018

Rules and Regulations | Audit Group

08. Audit Group


Effective date: 01 Aug 2011

Rules and Regulations | Technical Regulations

09. Technical Regulations


Effective date: 25 Jun 2012

Rules and Regulations | Election Exchange Council

10. Election Exchange Council

Effective date: 02 Jan 2009

Rules and Regulations | Mistrade Regulations

11. Mistrade Regulations


Effective date: 19 Apr 2023

Rules and Regulations | Overview of Fees and Incentives (EFAG)

12. Overview of Fees and Incentives (EFAG)


Market Status


The market status window is an indication regarding the current technical availability of the trading system. It indicates whether news board messages regarding current technical issues of the trading system have been published or will be published shortly.

Please find further information about incident handling in the Emergency Playbook published on the Eurex webpage under Support --> Emergencies and safeguards. Detailed information about incident communication, market re-opening procedures and best practices for order and trade reconciliation can be found in the chapters 4.2, 4.3 and 4.5, respectively. Concrete information for the respective incident will be published during the incident via newsboard message. 

We strongly recommend not to take any decisions based on the indications in the market status window but to always check the production news board for comprehensive information on an incident.

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