Admission to trading

Admission to tradingAdmission requirements and the admission process for trading on Xetra and Börse Frankfurt

Deutsche Börse Cash Market offers participants in trading on Xetra® and Börse Frankfurt the entire range of products and services related to exchange trading.

In order to participate in trading credit institutes, financial services providers and financial companies must already be admitted to the Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse (FWB®, the Frankfurt Stock Exchange). The latter’s rules and regulations form the legal basis for such participation.

Every participant in trading can register an unlimited number of traders. In order to conduct exchange trading on behalf of a trading participant, traders must be considered reliable and have the required professional skills (relevant expertise and practical experience). Application for authorisation as a trader is made by submitting the relevant forms, for which trading participants can use the Electronic eXchange Admission Service (eXAS).

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