Info Flashes

Derivatives info-flashes prior to 2014 can be found here

Data Título Project
12 Apr 2019 General Launch of Pack Omega: Pilot scheme for non-members on French Individual Equity options General expand
Executive summary:

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Euronext in partnership with LCH SA will launch a new pilot fee scheme on French Individual Equity Options for non-member firms. The scheme will be launched on 1 May 2019 and will last for an initial period of one year. 


11 Apr 2019 Information relating to potential deliveries against Milling Wheat futures contracts General expand
Executive summary:

IF20190411_DE - Euronext brings members’ attention to the information issued today by Simarex, which owns one of the delivery silos for Euronext’s Milling Wheat futures contract, advising of a potential restriction in reception of goods at Rouen silo between 15 April 2019 and 15 March 2020.  


28 Mar 2019 Change to Inbound Order Throttle Amsterdam Equity and ETF Options - Step 2 General expand
Executive summary:

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As from Wednesday 10 April 2019, Euronext will allow more bandwidth for Individual Equity Options and ETF Options listed on the Amsterdam Derivatives Market by changing the inbound order throttle setting from 6 to 8 messages per second. 


21 Mar 2019 Delisting of AtomX Flex Derivatives Contracts General expand
Executive summary:

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Euronext listed flexible derivatives contracts, currently available via the AtomX trade capture service only, will be delisted in Production as from Monday 25 March 2019.


14 Mar 2019 Adjustment Premium Based Tick Size threshold of a subset of Individual Equity Option classes General expand
Executive summary:

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Euronext informs clients that the Premium Based Tick Size threshold will be adjusted for the Individual Equity Options Classes on shares of Adyen (option trading symbol: ADY), IMCD (IMD), Altice Europe (ATC) and Signify (PLT), as from Monday 18 March 2019. 


08 Mar 2019 Decommissioning of AtomX trade capture service General expand
Executive summary:

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Euronext will decommission its trade capture service also known as AtomX, which will no longer be available after 31 May 2019.


06 Mar 2019 Exchange holiday for Danish, Norwegian, Finnish and Swedish Single Stock Futures on expiry day in May/June General expand
Executive summary:

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Euronext informs clients that trading of Danish and Norwegian SSFs will be closed on the May 2019 expiry day (17 May 2019) and that trading of Finnish and Swedish SSFs will be closed on the June 2019 expiry day (21 June 2019).


04 Mar 2019 Series introduction policy - Commodity Options Products expand
Executive summary:

IF190418DE - This Info-Flash updates members on a change to the Series On Request Policy for Commodity Options Contracts, and the revised Commodity Options Contracts Series Policy, effective from 1 October 2019.
Members are invited to provide feedback to Euronext before 30 April 2019 if the proposed change to the intraday series and/or series policy causes any issues.


28 Feb 2019 Optiq phase 3 Derivatives Markets – Migration Guidelines and updated ‘How the market works’ document Optiq expand
Executive summary:

IF190228DE - Euronext is pleased to announce the publication of a first version of the Migration Guidelines for Optiq Phase 3 for the Derivatives Markets. The document includes guidelines and checklists for the Order Entry Gateway, Matching Engine and Market Data Gateway modules. Additionally, the updated version of the ‘How the Market Works’ document is now available.


26 Feb 2019 Delisting of Inter-Commodity Spread contracts and deactivation of Exchange for Physicals for AEX-Index and CAC 40 futures Products expand
Executive summary:

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Euronext will delist the separate contracts that enable the execution of Inter-Commodity Spreads (ICSs) and will deactivate the Exchange for Physicals (EFP) strategy for (weekly) AEX-Index® and CAC 40® futures contracts. The ICS contracts and EFP will no longer be available in Current and Next EUA as of Monday 25 March 2019, and in Production as of Monday 15 April.


14 Feb 2019 Information relating to potential deliveries against Corn futures contracts Products expand
Executive summary:

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Euronext brings to members’ attention the information issued today by InVivo, which owns one of the delivery silos for Euronext’s Corn futures contract, advising of a temporary halt in reception of goods at Blaye silo between 15 April 2019 and 15 May 2019.


04 Feb 2019 Optiq Phase 3 Derivatives Markets: High-Level Programme Implementation Schedule Optiq, Optiq step 3 expand
Executive summary:

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The go-live date for the rollout of the Optiq® trading platform for the Derivatives Markets (Optiq Phase 3) is 25 November 2019. A high-level implementation schedule for Optiq Phase 3 can be found in this Info-Flash. A detailed overview of the migration strategy, testing details and validation requirements will be communicated in a Migration Guidelines document in February 2019.


01 Feb 2019 Second phase of modifications to the Market Making scheme for Euronext Paris Financial Derivatives General expand
Executive summary:

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As of 1 March 2019, Market Makers on Paris IEOs and Index Options contracts will have any extra series covered included in their market making performance calculation, giving them more flexibility in managing their obligations and rewarding over-performance.


01 Feb 2019 Trading Fee Adjustment on the CAC 40 Index Futures and CAC 40 Dividend Index Futures General expand
Executive summary:

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The trading fee per contract on the CAC 40® Index Future and CAC 40® Dividend Index Future will be adjusted as from 1 April 2019.


29 Jan 2019 New Implementation Date for Some Modifications to the Euronext Market Making schemes for Euronext Paris Financial Derivatives General expand
Executive summary:

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Euronext will implement the Market Making scheme changes in two phases on the Euronext Paris Market, first phase effective 1 February 2019 and second phase effective 1 March 2019.


21 Jan 2019 Changes to Derivatives Market Data Gateway (MDG) Segments Optiq, Optiq step 3 expand
Executive summary:

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Euronext informs customers of upcoming changes to the MDG segments on its Derivatives markets, requiring (i) Real Time message changes and a new SBE template, (ii) updates to Standing Data and new files on EFS, and (iii) potential SFTI Market data channel configuration changes. These changes are in preparation for the migration of the Derivatives markets to Optiq. 


14 Jan 2019 Rebalancing of limited set of Derivatives Contracts in Market Data Gateways (MDG) Optiq, Optiq step 3 expand
Executive summary:

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Euronext will rebalance a sub-set of contracts in its real-time market data service for capacity management purposes. The changes will have limited client impact, and will be implemented in EUA in January 2019, and will be effective Monday 11 February 2019 in Production.


10 Jan 2019 Modification to the Market Maker Revenue-Sharing Programme for Total Return Futures on CAC 40 Index General expand
Executive summary:

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Euronext will modify the Market Maker Revenue-Sharing Programme for Total Return Futures on the CAC 40® Index, effective 16 January 2019.


09 Jan 2019 New futures contract on Paris Real Estate: available in test environment from 21 January 2019 Paris Real Estate expand
Executive summary:

IF190109DE - Euronext’s new index futures contract on Paris Real Estate will be available for client testing in the EUA environment as from Monday 21 January 2019.


03 Jan 2019 Extension of Liquidity Provider Programme for CAC 40 Index Options General expand
Executive summary:

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This Info-Flash informs members of the extension of the Liquidity Provider Programme for CAC 40® Index Options Contracts.