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Eurex Equity Index News - September 2019

Eurex Equity Index News – September 2019


Mini-Dax® futures webinar in partnership with Philip Capital

In this webinar, Dan Gramza - international consultant and President of Gramza Capital Management Inc, explores how traders can use Mini-Dax® futures as a gateway to the German Equity Index Markets. Dan Gramza also demonstrated unique ways of trading the Mini-Dax® market. 

VSTOXX® futures sets new monthly record

The VSTOXX® continues to strengthen its position as the benchmark for European volatility. The recent spikes in implied volatility stemming from renewed trade war tensions have led VSTOXX® futures (FVS) to set a monthly record of over 2.1 million contracts traded in August. The new record is over 15% greater than the previous monthly high of 1.8 million in October 2018. For more information go to VSTOXX website.


Eurex’s MSCI updates

Eurex will introduce in Q4/2019 a suite of new derivatives using MSCI Dividend Point Indexes:

  • MSCI EM Dividend Point Index
  • MSCI EAFE Dividend Point Index
  • MSCI World Dividend Point Index

These new products will enable market participants to hedge their dividend exposure around the globe. Read full press release.

Six months Eurex ESG Futures – a first summary

Six months after ESG’s launch in February, our Environmental Social Government (ESG) derivatives have reached 235,000 traded contracts and recently peaked at EUR 782 million in open interest. Time for a first review with Michael Peters, Member of the Eurex Executive Board. Watch full video here.

For more information, please contact Eugen Mohr or T (312) 544-1084.