Trading Activity Support

Trading Participants will  find here best practice and helpful information all around the topic trading at Eurex.

The Eurex Trading Safeguard will provide Trading Participants with useful information in order to limit the consequences of potential trading errors.
 

Products


What is the final settlement price for a specific product?

Please have a look at our Production Newsboard.

How is the final settlement price defined for FESX/FDAX? Why is not on the level of the index (dax)?

Please have a look at our contract specifications.

Where do I find which position limit rule applies to which product class?

Please have a look at our Position Limits and the overview of the differently applied position limit rules depending on the product class.

Where do I find position limit values?

Please have a look at our "Product Specifications" Excel File in column T.

How are position limits monitored?

For information on this, please approach Trading Surveillance via:

Is the (e.g.) FSMI CFTC-approved?

No. Please have a look at our product specifications or contact Market Supervision at +4969-211-11210.

Where can I find the contract specifications for an Option/Future?

Download the file in "Rules & Regs" and search the file for the underlying.

Where can I find an overview of all products traded on EUREX?

Please download the product specifications and filter by name or ISIN.

Where can I find an overview of all mistrade parameters/ranges?

Please have a look at our product specifications by market.

Where can I find all currently traded options series?

You can find all currently traded options series in the "Current traded series" file.

Where can I find ISINs for each options series currently traded on exchange?

You can find ISINs for each options series currently traded on exchange in the "Current traded series" file.

Where can I find all newly added options series?

You can find ISINs for each options series currently traded on exchange in the "Current traded series" file.

Trading Hours/ Calendar


Where do I find the exchange trading holidays?

The exchange trading holidays are displayed in the trading calendar.

When is FESX/FDAX expiring?

Please have a look at our contract specifications.

Until what time can I block a product?

Please have a look at our trading hours.

Functionality


What are the price intervals for TES trade entries?

There are different intervals for option and futures contracts. Please have a look at the respective contract specifications.

What if the TES price is outside these price boundaries?

For further information on this topic, please contact Eurex Market Supervision at +49 69 2111 1210.

What is the minimum Blocktrade/EFP/EFS/... size for ...?

Please have a look at TES Entry Parameters or alternatively at the contract specifications.

Where can I see the volatility interruption parameters?

These parameters are strictly confidential. However, you can find additional information about this mechanism in chapter 7.5 of the Functional Reference Guide.

Can I use a Euribor-Trade at LIFFE as an underlying trade for an EFP-Fin-Trade at Eurex?

Yes. Further information on this can be found here.

Where can I find an overview of mimimum size for TES/EnLight transactions?

Please have a look at the contract specs or T7 Service Entry Parameters or on block trades in the product overview.

Which entries are valid in data field XYZ?

Please have a look at the respective Release Documentation.

Where can I find all currently supported trading strategies?

You can find all currently supported strategies in the "Trading Parameters" zip-file (instrumentSubTypes.csv).

Corporate Action


What are the changes of an existing option after the corporate action?

Before the corporate action takes place, please have a look at the procedures and afterwards at the Production Newsboard.

Contact Details

If you require individual support, we would like to list you some touch points for specific topics.


How can I reach Market Supervison?

  • The Market Supervision team is available via: +4969-211-11210

How can I reach the Clearing Data?

The Clearing Dat team is available via:

I would like to take the trader exam and want to know when, where and how the exam can be taken.

You can find all information about our educational programs on the Capital Markets Academy webpages.

Education

We offer various training courses about Eurex Exchange's T7. In addition, we offer several screencasts:

Latest screencasts about the Eurex Trader GUI

Brief introduction to the Eurex Trader GUI: start screen, order entry & strategy wizard

Brief introduction to the Eurex Trader GUI: start screen, order entry & strategy wizard
Date: May 2013
Eurex expert: Christian Dimanski
Language: English
Content: This screencast covers the most important basic functions of the Eurex Trader GUI. You’ll learn how the start screen is configured to display the Market Overview, Trade & Order Overview and Order Entry windows. Additionally, how to enter permanent orders and strategies will be explained.

Brief introduction to the Eurex Trader GUI: profile maintenance

Brief introduction to the Eurex Trader GUI: profile maintenance
Date: May 2013
Eurex expert: Robin Breyl
Language: English
Content: This screencast provides an overview of the features to save desktop layouts of the new Eurex Trader GUI. It too covers saving your complete screen setup for future usage and creating and saving individual workspace tabs to be re-used or shared with other users within a trader-group or Business Unit.

Video 1: „How to create a Risk User Group to define Pre-Trade Risk limits in the T7 GUI”

Video 2: “Functioning, inquiry and maintenance of the Pre-Trade Risk Limit Functionality”

Video 3: “Setup and maintenance of Pre-Trade Risk Limit Functionalities by a Clearing Member (for its Non-Clearing Members) in the T7 Clearer GUI”

Video 4: “Upload of Pre-Trade Risk Limits in the T7 GUI”





Best Practice Newsflashes


If you require further information, please contact us at client.services@eurex.com


Market Status

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