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Eurex: Eurex Equity Index News - October 2019


Eurex further on the way up: September figures overall satisfying

Eurex, Europe’s largest derivatives exchange and part of Deutsche Börse Group, could enjoy a special highlight with a monthly record in September in Total Return Futures on EURO STOXX® 50 with 433,238 traded contracts.

European equity index derivatives as well as European equity derivatives saw double-digit increases with the former up by 11 percent to 98.1 million traded contracts and the latter by 17 percent from 23.7 million traded contracts in September 2018 to 27.6 million in September 2019.

Mini-Dax® 5-part video series

Eugen Mohr, Vice President of Equity and Index Sales Americas explains in this series of five short educational videos the characteristics of Mini-DAX® Futures and the strategies involved in trading this product. See videos here.

VSTOXX® derivatives set NEW RECORDS

The month of August realized two monthly records for VSTOXX® derivatives:

  • A record total volume traded in VSTOXX® Futures (FVS) of 2,103,605 contracts
  • Options on VSTOXX® Futures (OVS2) saw a record orderbook share of >41%

The tick size in Options on VSTOXX® Futures (OVS2) was reduced from .05 to .025 in the orderbook and offbook market effective on 30 September 2019. See full circular here or for more information go to VSTOXX website.

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