Trading Venues

Trading VenuesXetra and the Frankfurt Stock Exchange

In the form of Xetra® and Börse Frankfurt, Deutsche Börse Cash Market operates two nationally and internationally renowned trading venues that are specifically tailored to the needs of market participants.

Xetra. The market.

An ever increasing number of international trading players are recognising the benefits of Xetra and joining the leading trading platform in Continental Europe. The regulated and controlled exchange trading it offers ensures integrity and stability for all members – an invaluable advantage over unregulated over-the-counter trading. Extremely high liquidity and a diversified range of trading services have made Xetra the European reference market, and not just for German blue chips.

Facts & Figures Xetra

  • More than 1,000 shares, 1,500 Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), Exchange Traded Commodities (ETCs) and Exchange Traded Notes (ETNs)
  • Almost 200 participants from 18 countries (incl. UAE and Hong Kong)
  • Trading models such as “Continuous Trading”, also with a Designated Sponsor, “reference price trading” and “price optimisation model”
  • Trading services for institutional market participants and retail investors, e.g. Trade Entry, Xetra IPO Auction
  • Trading times from 9 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. CET

Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse (FWB®, the Frankfurt Stock Exchange) – My trading venue.

At the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, private investors can buy and sell over one million securities from German and international issuers, more than at any other trading hub worldwide. Specialists on the trading floor manage the trading of the securities. They ensure the immediate execution of orders – and that with a quality guarantee on the best price.

Facts & Figures Börse Frankfurt

  • Largest selection of securities (ca.12,000 shares, 29,000 bonds, ETFs and ETPs, 2,900 funds, 1.4 million certificates and warranties)
  • “Continuous Auction with a Specialist” trading model
  • Extended trading times from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. CET
  • Quality guarantee

Market Data + Services – Tools

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