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Eurex Weekly KOSPI Options Support

Eurex launched Daily Futures on KOSPI 200 Weekly Options (OKW1, OKW3, OKW4, OKW5) in March 2022. This new product is available on Eurex/KRX Link following the existing trading mechanism and requirements for the Eurex KOSPI products already available on Eurex/KRX Link.

Simulation start: 25 February 2022
Production start: 28 March 2022


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Daily Futures on KOSPI 200 Weekly Options 

Eurex will introduce daily futures on KOSPI 200 weekly options (OKW1, OKW3, OKW4, OKW5) on Eurex/KRX Link. 

Trading Members will be able to assign products and set up transaction size limits for traders using the user maintenance function in the Eurex Admin GUI. 

Please note, all technical requirements are the same as for the existing Eurex KOSPI Products.  

Trading Members are asked to align with their respective Clearer for any risk limit setup, if necessary. 


The only after-hours trading venue for KOSPI derivatives. KRX and Eurex have been offering after-hours trading of KOSPI derivatives.

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