With effect from 7 February 2022, Eurex Participants and investors domiciled in the U.S. will have the following additional products available for trading:
Eurex Daily Futures on KOSPI 200 Futures
Cash KRW - CFTC
Eurex Daily Futures on Mini-KOSPI 200 Futures
Cash KRW - CFTC
Start of production: 7 February 2022
2. Action required
There is no action required for participation in trading in these products.
Eurex Deutschland has submitted an application for certification to the “Division of Market Oversight” of the “Commodity Futures Trading Commission” (CFTC) to offer trading of Daily Futures on KOSPI 200 Futures and Daily Futures on Mini-KOSPI 200 Futures in the U.S., and the CFTC has notified Eurex Deutschland that these contracts may be made available for trading in the U.S.
Pursuant to Eurex Deutschland’s registration with the CFTC as a foreign board of trade, the Daily Futures on KOSPI 200 Futures and Daily Futures on Mini-KOSPI 200 Futures can be offered to U.S. persons via Eurex terminals with direct access in the U.S. or sold to these persons.
The multicast addresses for data distribution remain unchanged. However, the following changes have been made for the port numbers:
The corresponding new "capacity group" for the products is "Cash KRW - CFTC" (previously: "Cash KRW").
All Trading Participants of Eurex Deutschland and Vendors
Front Office/Trading, Middle + Backoffice, IT/System Administration, Auditing/Security Coordination
firstname.lastname@example.org or Rachna Mathur, email@example.com, Equity and Index Sales America, tel. +1 212 309 93 08
Market Status ⓘ
The market status window is an indication regarding the current technical availability of the trading system. It indicates whether news board messages regarding current technical issues of the trading system have been published or will be published shortly.
Please find further information about incident handling in the Emergency Playbook published on the Eurex webpage under Support --> Emergencies and safeguards. Detailed information about incident communication, market re-opening procedures and best practices for order and trade reconciliation can be found in the chapters 4.2, 4.3 and 4.5, respectively. Concrete information for the respective incident will be published during the incident via newsboard message.
We strongly recommend not to take any decisions based on the indications in the market status window but to always check the production news board for comprehensive information on an incident.
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