Back-Office Test | Qualified Back Office Staff
Upon successful completion of the Back-Office Test, the required qualification for registration as a "Qualified Back-Office Staff" (QBO) in accordance with the Clearing Conditions of Eurex Clearing AG is obtained.
A list of further proofs accepted for the registration as a QBO is contained in the information memorandum QBO / QCS.
The test consists of 30 questions from the subject areas:
- Product overview
- Clearing Conditions
- Transaction management
- Risk management
- Collateral management
The questions are randomly selected from a pool of 90 questions. The exam lasts 20 minutes. To pass, 75% of the maximum score must be achieved.
The examination fee is 200 Euro (232 Euro incl. VAT).
The question catalogue containing all exam questions is publicly available. This material is sufficient for preparation.
Date and venue
Test dates are agreed individually. Please contact email@example.com.
Employees of a Eurex Trading Participant may take the test online in their own premises (under the supervision of a designated Compliance Officer).
Registration at Eurex Clearing
Registration as a QBO is independent of registration for the Back-Office Test and not via the Capital Markets Academy. The registration process is described in the Information Memorandum QBO / QCS.