EEX Customer Information – EEX tenders market making agreements for Nordic Power Futures Market

    Dear trading participants,

    On 25 March 2024, the European Energy Exchange (EEX) will launch Nordic Zonal Futures for the 12 Nordic bidding zones. To foster the development of liquidity EEX is pleased to offer market making schemes for the Nordic Zonal Futures, Nordic System Price Futures, and several location spreads in the Nordic market area. The market making1 agreements will be rolled out via tender procedure, which will take place from 12 February to 8 March 2024. EEX invites all interested direct and indirect trading participants of EEX to participate in the tender.

    The new program combines standardization to ensure equal treatment with flexibility for best service and attractive compensation under all market conditions. For more detailed information please contact your Key Account Manager or the EEX Sales Team, who will provide you with further information and the necessary tender bidding forms. The tender rulebook and service agreements can also be found here.

    In total, EEX may select up to 2 market makers for the EEX Nordic System Price Futures, each of the Nordic Zonal Futures and the location spread combinations involving Nordic System Price Futures or Nordic Zonal Futures. The selection process will be carried out
    according to the rules laid down in the tender rulebook.

    All direct and indirect trading participants who wish to take part in the new market maker scheme are requested to complete and submit their application to EEX no later than 8 March 2024, 11:59 PM CET. EEX reserves the right to carry out plausibility checks of the bidding forms and may exclude participants from the selection process.

    Please contact your Key Account Manager or Market Operations with any questions.


    Yours sincerely,

    EEX Market Operations
    +49 341 2156 - 222


    EEX Sales
    +49 341 2156 - 555

    1 When used in this Customer Information the term “market making” shall also include the provision of quoting
    services by indirect trading participants of EEX and the term “market maker(s)” shall also include indirect
    trading participants of EEX providing such quoting services.