Action Required – Termination of trading in Coal Futures

Action Required – Termination of trading in Coal Futures

As announced in the Customer Information on the 3 April 2018, trading of the coal futures were terminated with immediate effect. Therefore settlement prices for Coal Futures will only be determined until 26 October 2018.

This applies to the following products/instruments:

  • FT2M: ARA Month Future
  • FT4M: RB Month Future 

As a result, EEX will discontinue the updating of the following files on the sftp server mis.eex.com.

Affected file

Path

CoalFutureHistory_YYYY.xls

/eod/market_data/coal_oil/derivatives/xls/YYYY/

CoalFutureMarketResults_YYYYMMDD.csv

/eod/market_data/coal_oil/derivatives/csv/YYYY/YYYYMMDD/

RBCoalFutureMarketResults_YYYYMMDD.xml

/eod/market_data/coal_oil/derivatives/xml/YYYY/YYYYMMDD/

ARACoalFutureMarketResults_YYYYMMDD.xml

/eod/market_data/coal_oil/derivatives/xml/YYYY/YYYYMMDD/

The last update of the above mentioned files will be made at the end of day 26 October 2018. Afterwards, the files will be left with no further updates in their location on the sftp server.

Please do not hesitate to contact EEX Market Information Services by phone +49 341 2156 288 if you have any further questions.