Powernext gas futures to launch on November 26

Physical contracts will be cleared by European Commodity Clearing (ECC), the first time a German clearing house has been used by a French exchange. ECC is owned by European Energy Exchange (EEX). The clearing arrangement is part of a wider cooperation deal between EEX and Powernext in the electricity markets.

Powernext has secured five unidentified market participants to create the liquidity necessary to establish reliable pricing.

"The French gas market is an emerging market and this is the appro

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Risk.net account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: