Press Release - EEX Group Update: 1st Quarter 2019

Press Release - EEX Group Update: 1st Quarter 2019

Volume overview

Commodity

Unit

Q1/2019

Q1/2018

Change

Power Spot Market

European Power Derivatives Market

US Power Derivatives Market

Power Total

TWh

152.8

1,030.6

405.2

1,588.7

141.4

737.6

247.6

1,126.6

+8%

+40%

+64%

+41%

Gas Spot Market

Gas Derivatives Market

Natural Gas Total

TWh

374.9

209.0

583.9

336.5

188.7

525.2

+11%

+11%

+11%

EU Environmental Products

Million tonnes
of CO2

284.5

500.7

-43%

US Environmental Products

contracts

23,822

n/a

n/a

Agricultural Products

contracts

10,558

10,002

+6%

Freight

contracts

19,000

7,715

146%

 

Key achievements

 
Spotlight: Nodal Exchange

In the first quarter Nodal Exchange achieved a record trading volume of 405 TWh in US power futures, (notional value of $13 billion per side) which corresponds to a market share of 33%. It’s the highest quarterly volume in Nodal’s history following the last peak in the fourth quarter of 2018 with a trading volume of 322 TWh . This development follows Nodal Exchange’s strong performance in 2018. Nodal Exchange achieved a record annual power futures trading volume in 2018 with 1,039 TWh. Find out more: https://bit.ly/2HXFiPK

 

 

EEX Group provides market platforms for energy and commodity products across the globe and provides access to a network of more than 600 trading participants. The group offers trading in energy, environmental products, freight, metal and agriculturals as well as subseq uent clearing and registry services. EEX Group consists of the trading venues European Energy Exchange (EEX), EPEX SPOT, Powernext (which operates the PEGAS platform), EEX Asia, Power Exchange Central Europe (PXE) and Nodal Exchange as well as the registry provider Grexel Systems and the clearing houses European Commodity Clearing (ECC) and Nodal Clear. EEX is a member of Deutsche Börse Group.
> More information: www.eex-group.com.


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