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Eurex Clears First Cross Currency Swap Transactions

October 25, 2019

The Eurex Clearing’s OTC FX clearing service currently offers interdealer clearing of EUR/USD and GBP/USD cross-currency swaps of up to 50 years’ maturity. Eurex Clearing also clears deliverable FX spots, FX forwards and FX swaps of up to two years which are executed at 360T.

Eurex Gains Direct Clearing Connectivity on Partnership with CME Group’s Traiana

May 15, 2019

Deutsche Borse Group’s brokerage arm Eurex Exchange has partnered with trade infrastructure solutions provider Traiana which has facilitated Eurex to gain direct clearing connectivity access. Eurex exchange primarily deals with German and Swiss debt instruments and various European stocks and indices. As part of the deal between two parties, Traiana provides Eurex clients with end to end clearing solutions for OTC interest rate swaps on various trading venues.

Market Fragmentation on G20 Agenda

April 17, 2019

FSB and IOSCO have launched an initiative to identify the sources of harmful market fragmentation as one of the priorities of Japan’s G20 presidency.

ipushpull Appoints Ex-Eurex CIO Brendan Bradley as Chairman

April 5, 2019

The former Board Member and Chief Innovation Officer at Eurex Exchange (part of Deutsche Börse) has joined as Chairman to aid in the innovation strategy of the ipushpull platform. He is also serving as a non-executive director of ipushpull.

Eurex Clears First Swap Transaction for U.S. End Clients

February 15, 2019

The transaction is the next important milestone in Eurex’s strategy to expand its U.S. distribution. As recently as December 2018, the CCP received approval from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to offer customer swap clearing in addition to the clearing services for futures already provided.

Eurex Reports +23% Growth in Derivatives Trading in December 2018

January 5, 2019

Eurex, Europe’s largest derivatives exchange and part of Deutsche Börse Group, has reported 174.6 million traded contracts in December 2018. The figure is a 23 percent jump from the 142.4 million contracts in 2017 and is attributable to the overall positive development, according to the company.