Info Flashes

Derivatives info-flashes prior to 2014 can be found here

Date Title Project
21 Sep 2018 Change to inbound order throttle for individual equity options listed on Euronext Amsterdam Products expand
Executive summary:

IF20180921DE
As from Thursday 4 October 2018, Euronext will allow more bandwidth for Individual Equity Options listed on the Amsterdam Derivatives market by changing the inbound order throttle setting from 4 to 6 messages per second.


14 Sep 2018 Euronext Cash and Derivatives markets business continuity: Disaster Recovery test General expand
Executive summary:

IF20180914CADE
Euronext will hold a common Disaster Recovery test for its Cash and Derivatives Markets on Saturday 27 October 2018. Customers are strongly advised to take part in the test and are asked to register before Friday 19 October 2018. Customers must also have successfully completed a Telnet connectivity test to the DR site in order to participate in the DR Test. Any customers that choose not to participate must nevertheless ensure that any automated trading systems do not log on and interact with any of the markets in scope for the test, as this could affect the state of member order books for market opening on Monday 29 October 2018.


14 Sep 2018 Total Return Futures on CAC 40® Index: Updated Technical Specifications and new SBE template Products expand
Executive summary:

IF180914DE - Euronext announces the release of updated technical specifications and new SBE template version 1.19.5 for the go-live on 1 October 2018 of the Total Return Futures on CAC 40® Index.


03 Sep 2018 Information relating to General Terms and Conditions of accredited Milling Wheat Silos Products expand
Executive summary:

IF20180903DE
Euronext draws members’ attention to the fact that the General Terms and Conditions for all accredited Milling Wheat Silos are now available on the Euronext website. In addition, note that new information for delivery provided by LCH is now available via Thomson Reuters Eikon. 


24 Aug 2018 Information relating to potential deliveries against Milling Wheat Futures Contacts General expand
Executive summary:

IF20180824_DE
Euronext brings to members’ attention the press release issued today by Sénalia, which is one of the delivery silos for Euronext’s Milling Wheat futures contract, advising of a temporary halt in reception of goods at the Grand-Couronne silo between 1 September 2018 and 15 January 2019.


10 Aug 2018 Market Maker Revenue Sharing Programme for BEL20 Index Futures Products expand
Executive summary:

IF20180810DE
Euronext is introducing a Market Maker Revenue Sharing Programme for BEL 20® Index Futures. This Info-Flash informs Members about the details of the Market Maker Revenue Sharing Programme.


06 Aug 2018 Broker Incentive Scheme for Spotlight Options ends Products expand
Executive summary:

IF20180806DE
Euronext informs clients that the broker incentive scheme for Spotlight Options will be terminated as of 1 October 2018.


01 Aug 2018 Optiq Phase 3 for Derivatives: Start of client consultation Optiq expand
Executive summary:

IF20180108
Euronext is launching an online client consultation for Phase 3 of the Optiq programme, covering the migration of Euronext Derivatives Markets. The consultation starts on 1 August 2018 and ends on 7 September 2018.


04 Jul 2018 Implementation of trade reporting for commodities NMP traders Trade reporting / publication expand
Executive summary:

IF180704DE
As of 4 July 2018, members and traders who are participants in Euronext’s New Market Participant (NMP) Programme for Commodities will be provided with NMP trade reporting. In the case that the Member and the NMP traders believe there is any discrepancy between the NMP trading report and the participant’s trading activity, this discrepancy must be notified by them to Euronext within two trading days after the receipt of the trade report. Failure to receive such notification on time will result in the rebate not being applied.


29 Jun 2018 New LP Programme for property futures contract Products expand
Executive summary:

IF20180629DE
Euronext invites market participants to apply to participate in its Liquidity Provider Programme for a new property futures contract to be listed on Euronext Paris.


27 Jun 2018 Additional storage capacity at Eurosilo in Ghent for Corn futures contract Products expand
Executive summary:

IF20180627DE
Euronext informs Members of an increase in storage capacity at the Ghent delivery point for the delivery of the Corn Futures contract, from the November 2019 delivery month and onwards


18 Jun 2018 Index consultation on free float factors Products expand
Executive summary:

IF20180618GL
Stakeholders in Euronext indices (such as the CAC 40®, AEX®, BEL 20® and PSI 20®) are invited to participate in a consultation on the policy and process for determining free float adjustment factors for Euronext indices.


14 Jun 2018 New contact details for Market Maker and Liquidity Provider communications with Euronext General expand
Executive summary:

IF20180614CADE
This Info-Flash informs members of a reorganisation related to Market Maker and Liquidity Provider management at the Exchange. Market Makers and Liquidity Providers are asked to take note of the changes to the email addresses they use to communicate with Euronext.


12 Jun 2018 Euronext announces additional storage capacity at Dunkirk delivery point for the corn futures contract General expand
Executive summary:

IF20180612DE - Euronext informs Members of an increase in storage capacity at the Dunkirk delivery point for the delivery of the Corn Futures contract, from the November 2019 delivery month and onwards.


08 Jun 2018 Trading Fee Adjustment on the CAC 40 Index Futures General expand
Executive summary:

IF180608DE
Euronext will adjust the trading fee per contract on the CAC 40® Index Futures as from 2 July 2018.


30 May 2018 Total Return Futures on CAC 40 Index implementation schedule Products expand
Executive summary:

IF20180530DE
Euronext is pleased to confirm the implementation schedule for Total Return Futures on the CAC 40® Index.


22 May 2018 Adjusted Market Maker obligations following corporate action on Altice N.V. General, MMP expand
Executive summary:

IF180522DE
Euronext informs clients about the adjusted Market Maker obligations for the Amsterdam listed option class on Altice N.V. shares.


09 May 2018 Further revision to the request for cross facility for commodities options products Products expand
Executive summary:

IF20180509DE
Euronext  is pleased to announce an improvement to the Request for Cross (RFC) trading facility in order to correct the process for commodity options only. The change will be effective from 14 May 2018. It effectively reverses part of the last update to the procedure described in the Info-Flash on 26 February 2018 – for commodities only.


03 May 2018 Harmonised series introduction policy for Individual Equity Options General expand
Executive summary:

IF180503DE - The series introduction policies for Individual Equity Options have been harmonised into a single policy across the Euronext derivatives markets, effective immediately.


25 Apr 2018 Euronext publishes first Commitment of Traders (COT) reports MiFID II/MiFIR expand
Executive summary:

IF20180425 - Euronext will publish its first Commodities Commitment of Traders (CoT) reports on Wednesday 25 April 2018 by close of business. The reports will be published every Wednesday on the Euronext website.