Risk glossary


NASDAQ OMX Commodities

Power exchange that provides marketplaces for trading in physical and financial contracts in northern European countries (primarily Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, the Netherlands, Norway and the UK). It listed the world’s first exchange-traded electricity futures contract in October 1995. It now operates the world’s largest power derivatives exchange and also provides a carbon market for trading contracts on emission allowances and carbon credits. In 2002, the physical market of NASDAQ OMX Commodities was organised into a separate company, Nord Pool Spot AS.

* see also Nord Pool Spot AS

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