Options - further trading opportunities for the power markets

    EEX offers European-styled options on financially settled Base Month, Base Quarter and Base Year Futures for exchange trading and trade registration. The options are always available as equity style (option premium paid up front) and futures style (premium paid on expiry) options:

    EEX German Power Options

    • EEX offers trading in options on the EEX German Power Base Future (Month, Quarter, Year).
    • In addition, EEX offers four expiry dates for options on EEX German Power Base Year Futures - the so-called Short Dated Options.
    • Regardless of the different maturities, the corresponding futures position of the underlying asset is booked upon the exercising of the option.

     

    At a glace

    Trading hours Maturities Delivery rate Tick size Fulfilment
    Exchange trading
    8:00 am to 6:00 pm (CET)

    Trade Registration
    8:00 am to 6:00 pm (CET)
    The respective next eight delivery months, six delivery quarters and the respective next 4 delivery years of the underlying. Up to four contracts with different expiry dates* (each at the end of a quarter in the preceding year) are available for every delivery year of the underlying. 1 MW € 0.001 per MWh Contractually fulfille
    *The following expiry dates are available per underlying:

    Expiry at the end of March: EEX-German-Power-Base-Year-Apr-Option
    Expiry at the end of June: EEX-German-Power-Base-Year-Jul-Option
    Expiry at the end of September: EEX-German-Power-Base-Year-Oct-Option
    Expiry at the end of December: EEX-German-Power-Base-Year-Jan-Option
    New maturities will be introduced for trading so that 12 expiry dates regarding the next 3 to 4 delivery years of the underlying can be traded at any time.

    EEX French Power Options

    • EEX offers trading in options on the EEX French Power Base Future (Month, Quarter, Year).
    • Regardless of the different maturities, the corresponding futures position of the underlying asset is booked upon exercising of the option.

     

    At a glace

    Trading hours Maturities Delivery rate Tick size Fulfilment
    Exchange trading
    8:00 am to 6:00 pm (CET)

    Trade Registration
    8:00 am to 6:00 pm (CET)
    The respective next five delivery months, two delivery quarters and the respective next two delivery years of the underlying. Up to four contracts with different expiry dates* (each at the end of a quarter in the preceding year) are available for every delivery year of the underlying. 1 MW € 0.001 per MWh Contractually fulfille

    EEX Italian Power Options

    • EEX offers trading in options on the EEX Italian Power Base Future (Month, Quarter, Year).
    • Regardless of the different maturities, the corresponding futures position of the underlying asset is booked upon exercising of the option.

     

    At a glace

    Trading hours Maturities Delivery rate Tick size Fulfilment
    Exchange trading
    8:00 am to 6:00 pm (CET)

    Trade Registration
    8:00 am to 6:00 pm (CET)
    The respective next five delivery months, two delivery quarters and the respective next two delivery years of the underlying. Up to four contracts with different expiry dates* (each at the end of a quarter in the preceding year) are available for every delivery year of the underlying. 1 MW € 0.001 per MWh Contractually fulfille

    EEX Spanish Power Options

    • EEX offers trading in options on the EEX Spanish Power Base Future (Month, Quarter, Year).
    • Regardless of the different maturities, the corresponding futures position of the underlying asset is booked upon exercising of the option.

     

    At a glace

    Trading hours Maturities Delivery rate Tick size Fulfilment
    Exchange trading
    8:00 am to 6:00 pm (CET)

    Trade Registration
    8:00 am to 6:00 pm (CET)
    The respective next five delivery months, two delivery quarters and the respective next two delivery years of the underlying. Up to four contracts with different expiry dates* (each at the end of a quarter in the preceding year) are available for every delivery year of the underlying. 1 MW € 0.001 per MWh Contractually fulfille

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