T7 trading architecture

T7 trading architecture Innovative technology for Xetra and Börse Frankfurt

Xetra, Deutsche Börse Group‘s fully electronic trading venue is based on the modern trading infrastructure T7. This technology is also being used by Eurex Exchange, European Energy Exchange (EEX) and Bombay Stock Exchange among others.

T7 was developed by Deutsche Börse Group and stands for innovative trading systems representing low latency, high throughput and greater flexibility for the participants. With this migration, Xetra is expanding its position as global reference market for German shares and leading market in European ETF trading.

Introduction of T7 Release 12.1

Deutsche Börse Xetra Technology

Deutsche Börse plans to introduce T7 Release 12.1 on 13 May 2024 for the trading venues Xetra and Börse Frankfurt. The simulation for T7 Release 12.1 is planned to start on 25 March 2024. Please find further information on the release in circular 050/2023.

T7 Release 12.1: Introduction of a support service

Deutsche Börse Xetra Technology

We are getting faster: Send us your questions in connection wit the upcoming T7 Release 12.1 to client.services@deutsche-boerse.com. Our service team will respond promptly and effectively.

Market Status




Parts of the trading system are currently experiencing technical issues

The trading system is currently experiencing technical issues

Xetra newsboard

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 Xetra webpage under Technology --> T7 trading architecture --> Emergency procedures. 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.

Emergency procedures

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