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1 PRE-IPO AND LISTING
6 COLLATERAL AND LIQUIDITY MANAGMENT
7 MARKET DATA
PRE-IPO AND LISTING
Start-up companies often enter into a decisive phase when their business requires liquid funds in order to boost their market
profile and to expedite growth. It is specifically for companies in this phase that Deutsche Börse launched its Venture
A company’s presence on the stock exchange starts with the exchange listing. The Frankfurt Stock Exchange allows companies of all kinds and sizes to raise equity or debt capital – SMEs or large enterprises, domestic or international. Investors may participate in the growth of the real economy – promoting it at the same time by providing capital.
Our brands: Deutsche Börse, Börse Frankfurt
Deutsche Börse Group operates regulated markets for equities, bonds and numerous other products using its Xetra® electronic
trading system. The Group also facilitates trading of derivatives – i.e. contracts derived from other assets or reference
values (including equities, indices, German and European government bonds, foreign exchange or commodities), which are traded
on the various Eurex trading platforms based on the T7® market architecture. This also encompasses electricity and
at the European Energy Exchange. Foreign exchange trading takes place via the 360T® platform.
Our brands: Xetra®, Eurex®, European Energy Exchange, 360T®, Börse Frankfurt, Tradegate
Clearing denotes the offsetting of transactions to reduce risk positions. In addition, Deutsche Börse Group’s clearing houses
– Eurex Clearing AG and European Commodity Clearing AG – act as central counterparties: as buyer to each seller, and as seller
to each buyer to minimise counterparty risk.
Moreover, centralised clearing for off-exchange (over-the-counter, OTC) trades is gaining importance, due to financial markets
regulation but also reflecting the security features. Deutsche Börse Group offers an efficient clearing platform for all types
of trading activities.
Our brand: Eurex Clearing
Following trading and clearing, settlement involves the accurate booking of individual items, with the exchange of securities
against money. The booking of securities transactions to individual client securities accounts is also ascertained during this
process. Clearstream, Deutsche Börse Group’s provider of post-trading securities services, is responsible for efficient global
Our brand: Clearstream
Once assets have been settled correctly, they are held in safe custody. Clearstream administers assets throughout the period
for which they are held, offering services such as the handling of corporate actions and dividend payments – across all
product types. Moreover, these services allow market participants to efficiently comply with their regulatory
Our brand: Clearstream
COLLATERAL AND LIQUIDITY MANAGEMENT
Through Clearstream’s Global Liquidity Hub, Deutsche Börse Group offers financial institutions optimal liquidity and
collateral management. Due to its links to depository banks, trading platforms, central counterparties and other national
central securities depositories, the open architecture provides real-time access to a rich pool of liquidity.
Our brands: Clearstream, Eurex Repo®
Private and institutional investors make decisions based on market data, creating new information in turn. Deutsche Börse’s
most prominent data products include (real-time) price data generated from its various trading systems, as well as historical
market data, plus analytical indicators from trading at its cash and derivatives exchanges.
Our brand: Deutsche Börse
Through STOXX Ltd., Deutsche Börse Group disseminates indices tracking markets around the world. The STOXX index families are
differentiated by country, region, product type, investment theme or strategy; customised indices facilitate tailor-made
market analysis in real time. Among the Group's benchmark products are the EURO STOXX 50® and the German blue-chip
which tracks the performance of the 30 largest German companies.
Our brands: STOXX®, DAX®
Resilient, state-of-the-art IT systems provide the foundation for virtually all capital markets services. Deutsche Börse Group
develops IT systems for trading, clearing, settlement and custody services, while ensuring the operational reliability of the
data centres. Deutsche Börse’s IT processes are certified in accordance with ISO standards.
Our brands: Deutsche Börse, T7®, C7®, N7®, F7®