AccessCustomised solutions for your connection to the Xetra system

Market members can connect to the trading technology of the trading venue Börse Frankfurt in a number of different ways. Depending on the desired performance and availability, our clients can choose from different types of connection.

Connection typePerformance featuresIntegration of in-house systems
Two redundant leased linesHigh-performance processing of large volumes and high availabilityYes
Leased line and internet backupRestricted service level for internet backupYes
InternetAccess via internet VPNYes
Web tradingAccess to Xetra Trading GUI via internet or leased line based terminal sessionsNo

The standard connection has a bandwidth of 7 Mbit/s. Participants can opt for a greater bandwidth of 80 or 200 Mbit/s.

Using the leased lines and VPN connection, market participants have the choice between the interfaces FIX, Enhanced Transaction Solution and VALUES for trading and the Xetra Market Data Interface and VALUES for market data.

Additionally, members can connect to the high-speed interfaces Enhanced Transaction Solution and Enhanced Broadcast Solution via lines with a bandwidth of 10 Gbit (co-location).

Further information

Connection, admissions, changes, functional member readiness

Without admission write to:

Please contact your Key Account Manager

Exchange trader admission, qualified backoffice staff registration, accessmanagement Börsenplatz Frankfurt

Service times
9.00 a. m.–6.00 p. m. CET

+49 (0) 69-2 11-1 78 88

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