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Zubin Ramdarshan

Eurex sees strong demand for factor index futures

Mon, 09/10/2017 - 18:48

European derivatives exchange Eurex has seen its members readily embrace the six new iSTOXX Europe factor index futures which launched in May 2017. »

Richard Katz, Powernext

PEGAS supports Fluxys Belgium in simplifying ZTP physical trading

Fri, 29/09/2017 - 10:33

Fluxys Belgium is to simplify its services for ZTP physical trading (formerly Zeebrugge Beach services) as from 1 October 2017. The PEGAS trading platform will enhance its services accordingly. »

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ICE Futures Europe sees record open interest in Low Sulphur Gasoil Futures Contract

Fri, 29/09/2017 - 09:55

Intercontinental Exchange’s (ICE) ICE Low Sulphur Gasoil futures contract achieved a new open interest record of 1,004,645 contracts on 26 September, 2017, surpassing 1 million contracts for the first time. »

Michael Redanz, EWE Trading

Exchange Council backs Phelix-DE as the way forward for German Power Futures

Fri, 29/09/2017 - 09:49

The Exchange Council of the European Energy Exchange (EEX) held its third meeting of 2017 in Paris. The meeting was chaired by Dr Michael Redanz (pictured), Managing Director of EWE Trading GmbH. »

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SGX hits record volumes in FX futures

Wed, 27/09/2017 - 10:44

Singapore Exchange (SGX) has reported a daily volume record for its SGX INR/USD futures contract, with a total of 108,417 contracts traded on 22 September 2017, translating to a notional value of USD 3.34 billion. »

Trabue Bland, ICE Futures

ICE launches ICE Futures US Contract based on NYSE FANG+ Index of Tech Stocks;

Wed, 27/09/2017 - 10:17

Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) has launched the NYSE FANG+ Index, an index that provides exposure to a select group of highly-traded growth stocks of next generation technology and tech-enabled companies. On 8 November, 2017, ICE Futures US plans to launch a quarterly futures contract based on the new Index, subject to regulatory review. »

Peter Reitz, EEX

EEX Group joins #We4Europe initiative

Wed, 27/09/2017 - 10:15

EEX Group has joined the #We4Europe business initiative making a stand against Euroscepticism and for the European Union.  »

Egbert Laege, EEX

CEGH Czech Gas Market to join PEGAS platform in December

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 17:13

Paris based Powernext SA, the Austrian Central European Gas Hub AG (CEGH) and Power Exchange Central Europe (PXE) have finalised their plans for the launch of the PEGAS CEGH Czech Gas Market. »

Sascha Siegel, EEX

EEX to launch Liquid Milk Future in 2018

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 15:28

The European Energy Exchange (EEX) is planning to launch a liquid milk future in the first half of 2018, subject to the approval of the Exchange Council. »

Matthew Chamberlain, LME

LME sets out ‘strategic pathway’ to drive growth

Fri, 08/09/2017 - 09:50

The London Metal Exchange and LME Clear (together, the LME) have set out their ‘strategic pathway’ having received 162 responses to a discussion paper on market structure from a broad range of users.  »


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