EEX - European Energy Exchange
EEX has successfully integrated Powernext and Gaspoint Nordic as of 1 January 2020. EEX enters Japanese power market with successful launch of its new clearing offering for Japanese Power Futures.
EEX Group acquired U.S. based NFX’ commodities business for U.S. Power, U.S. Natural Gas, Crude Oil, Ferrous Metals and Dry Bulk Freight
Launch of EEX Asia as the Asian exchange of EEX Group.
EEX acquires 100% of the US based Nodal Exchange Holdings, LLC.
PXE joins EEX Group.
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.
Acquisition of the majority shareholding in Cleartrade Exchange (CLTX) by EEX.
Expansion of the cooperation between EEX and Powernext into the gas market – establishment of PEGAS.
Launch of the cooperation between EEX and Powernext in short-term power trading – establishment of EPEX SPOT.
Spin-off of the clearing business into ECC.
Establishment of EEX through the merger between the two German power exchanges.
Facts & Figures
Augustusplatz 9 04109 Leipzig Germany
Date of foundation
Number of employees (2020)
Traded commodities and traded volumes in 2020
Power spot & derivatives: 7,077 TWh
Natural gas spot & derivatives: 2,412 TWh
Emission allowances: 1,318 million tonnes of CO2
Freight: 789,921 contracts
Europex GA member
Europex contact person
Director of Political and Regulatory Affairs
General contact details
European Energy Exchange AG