EEX

European Energy Exchange
Headquarters: Augustusplatz 9, 04109 Leipzig, Germany
Location(s):

Haus der Bundespressekonferenz, Schiffbauerdamm 40, 10117 Berlin, Germany

 

Rue d’Idalie 11-13, 1050 Brussels, Belgium

 

Via Monte di Pietà 21, 20121 Milan, Italy

 

Filipstad Brygge 1, 0252 Oslo, Norway

 

11 Westferry Circus, Canary Wharf, London E14 4HE, United Kingdom

 

Torre Europa, Paseo de la Castellana 95-15º, 28046 Madrid, Spain

 

Date of foundation: 2002
CEO: Peter Reitz
Traded commodities and traded volumes in 2017: Power spot & derivatives: 3,760.7 TWh

Natural gas spot & derivatives: 1,981.5 TWh

Emission Allowances: 1,380.5 million tonnes of CO2

Agriculturals: 65,543 contracts

Freight: 473,209 contracts

Current number of employees (end 2017): 542
Annual report(s): EEX Group 2017 Annual Report
Website: eex.com

About

The European Energy Exchange (EEX) is the leading energy exchange in Europe which develops, operates and connects secure, liquid and transparent markets for energy and related products. As part of EEX Group, a group of companies serving international commodity markets, EEX offers contracts on Power, Emission Allowances as well as Freight and Agricultural Products. EEX is part of Deutsche Börse Group.

EEX Group consists of the following companies: European Energy Exchange (EEX), the European Power Exchange (EPEX SPOT), Powernext, Cleartrade Exchange, Power Exchange Central Europe (PXE), Gaspoint Nordic, Nodal Exchange and the clearing companies European Commodity Clearing (ECC) and Nodal Clear. EEX Group is based in 16 worldwide locations and is part of Deutsche Börse Group.

History
2016

 

PXE joins EEX Group.

 

2015  

EEX gains a 50% shareholding in the Danish gas exchange Gaspoint Nordic EEX acquires the majority shareholding in Powernext and indirectly in EPEX SPOT; operation of the gas markets by Powernext under the PEGAS brand Integration of APX-Belpex into EPEX SPOT as a wholly owned subsidiary.

 

2014  

Acquisition of the majority shareholding in Cleartrade Exchange (CLTX) by EEX.

 

2013  

Expansion of the cooperation between EEX and Powernext into the gas market – establishment of PEGAS.

 

2008  

Launch of the cooperation between EEX and Powernext in short-term power trading – establishment of EPEX SPOT.

 

2006  

Spin-off of the clearing business into ECC.

 

2002  

Establishment of EEX through the merger between the two German power exchanges.

 

 

2017

 

 

EEX acquires 100 % of the US based Nodal Exchange Holdings, LLC.

 

Member of the Europex General Assembly

Peter Reitz, CEO of EEX

Europex contact person

Daniel Wragge, Head of Political & Regulatory Affairs

  • +32 2 627 19 33 (Brussels)

    +49 341 2156-204 (Leipzig)

  • daniel.wragge@eex.com

Headquarters

General contact details

  • EEX – European Energy Exchange AG

    Augustusplatz 9

    04109 Leipzig

    Germany

  • +49 341 2156-0
  • +49 341 2156-109