- Trading Screen Product Name
- German Power Financial Base Daily Futures
- Trading Screen Hub Name
- German Grid
- Contract Symbol
- Trading Period
Up to 92 consecutive daily contracts or as otherwise determined and
announced by the Exchange from time to time. All Daily Products are
strips of one or more daily contracts and are listed in parallel.
7 consecutive days.
5 consecutive weekends. Weekends are strips of 2 consecutive daily
contracts (Saturday and Sunday).
5 consecutive weeks. Weeks are strips of 7 consecutive daily
contracts (Monday through Sunday)
- Expiration Date
Trading of Day contracts will cease at the close of business on the
Business Day prior to the delivery day, except when the delivery
day is the day after a non-Business day, in which case trading will
cease at the close of business on the first Business Day after the
Trading of Weekend contracts will cease at the close of business on
the Business Day prior to the delivery period.
Trading of Week contracts will cease at the close of business on
the last Business Day before the delivery period.
- Contract Security
ICE Clear Europe (ICEU) acts as central counterparty to all trades
thereby guaranteeing the financial performance of ICE Endex
contracts registered in the name of its Members up to and including
delivery, exercise and/or settlement.
- Trading Hours
Open 08:00, Close 18:00 (CET), Monday – Friday.
- Trading Model
Continuous trading throughout trading hours.
- Trading Methods
Electronic futures, Exchange for Physical (EFP), Exchange for Swap
(EFS) and Block Trades are available for this contract.
- Unit of Trading
- Contract Size
1 MW per day in the contract period (i.e. day, weekend or week) x
23, 24 or 25 hours (summer or winter time).
- Minimum Trading Size
1 lot = 1 MW (Electronic Futures, EFP, EFS)
- Minimum Block Order
1 lot = 1 MW
The contract price is in Euros and Euro cents per MWh.
- Minimum Price Fluctuation
1 Euro Cent per MWh (€0.01/MWh)
- Tick Value
Contract Size x Minimum Trade Size x Minimum Price Flux
- Settlement Price
The cash settlement price of the contract is equal to the
arithmetic mean of the price of each hour between 00:00 am and
24:00 of all days throughout the contract delivery period for the
German Day-Ahead auction comprising the control area operated by
- Position Limit
Positions are reported to ICE Endex on a daily basis. ICE Endex has
powers to prevent the development of excessive positions or
unwarranted speculation or any other undesirable situation and may
take steps to resolve such situations including the ability to
mandate Members to limit the size of such positions or to reduce
positions where appropriate.
- Initial Margin
Calculated on all open contracts, Initial Margin, as defined in the
ICE Clear Europe Clearing Rules, is a deposit held by ICE Clear
Europe in order to cover the costs that may be incurred in closing
out a position in default. It is returned upon the closing of the
position, or at expiry, with interest.
- Daily Margin
All open contracts are 'marked-to-market' daily, with Variation
Margin, as defined in the ICE Clear Europe Clearing Rules, being
called for as appropriate.
- Cash Settlement Obligations
In respect to each lot (1 MW) the following payments shall be made:
Where the Cash Settlement Price
(i) exceeds the contract price, payment by the Seller to the
(ii) exceeds the contract price, payment by the Clearing House to
(iii) is less than the contract price, payment by the Clearing
House to the Seller;
(iv) is less than the contract price, payment by the Buyer to the
of an amount calculated by multiplying the difference between the
Cash Settlement Price and the contract price by the number of hours
in the day (23, 24 or 25).
Where the Cash Settlement Price is equal to the contract price, no
payments shall be made between the Seller (or Buyer) and the
The applicable contract price is the applied settlement price to
the open position at the latest marked-to-market. For the position
resulting from the transactions executed on the last settlement
date, the contract price is the transaction price.
- MIC Code
- Clearing Venues