EEX and Eurex to cooperate in CO2 trading

The European Energy Exchange (EEX) and international derivatives exchange Eurex announced they are to offer a common platform for emissions trading.

EEX and Eurex will offer trading in emission rights through the Eurex system, which both use. Eurex participants can trade EEX carbon dioxide (CO2) products via their existing infrastructure connections. EUA futures already listed on the EEX will be available for trading on the common platform from December 5, 2007. CER futures will follow at the