Trader examination

Eurex Trader Examination

The successful passing of the Eurex trader Examination will certify the expertise necessary for the admission as an exchange trader at Eurex Deutschland. In addition, proof of practical experience is required for admission.

A proof of the required practical experience is the Eurex online system training. For further details on proof of professional qualification for admission as a Eurex trader, please refer to section 3 of the admission regulations for exchange traders.

Examination conditions

The exam consists of 35 questions regarding the "Rules and Regulations" of Eurex Deutschland and functional aspects of trading. The exam lasts 20 minutes and can be taken at any exam location in German or English. To pass, 75 per cent of the maximum score must be achieved.

The conduct of the examination and the withdrawal modalities are regulated in the admission regulations.

Exam preparation

There is a question catalogue containing all exam questions available (see below). 

Conditions for participation

Only persons who are officially in the process of admission as exchange traders may take part in this examination. This means that candidates must work for a company that is an exchange participant at Eurex and an application for admission as an exchange trader must already have been submitted for the candidate in the online admission service.

If these requirements are not met, knowledge of derivatives trading, the functioning of an exchange and investment and hedging strategies can be obtained by participating in the certificate course Certified Derivatives Trader and passing the respective exam.

Registration

Registration for this exam is only possible via Member Section. Depending on the access authorisation, registration is either direct or via the in-house admissions administrator. If you have further questions regarding the admission process, please contact the Member Section Support Team at +49-(0) 69-2 11-1 78 88 or send an E-mail to member.section@deutsche-boerse.com or use the user guide.

Currently available

Date Time Location Availability
06.10.2022 11:15 - 11:35 London
06.10.2022 10:00 - 10:20 London
11.10.2022 10:00 - 10:20 Amsterdam
13.10.2022 11:00 - 11:20 Zug
20.10.2022 10:00 - 10:20 Eschborn
21.10.2022 08:30 - 08:50 Chicago, IL
21.10.2022 08:00 - 08:20 Chicago, IL
25.10.2022 10:00 - 10:20 Milano
27.10.2022 11:00 - 11:20 Paris
03.11.2022 10:00 - 10:20 London
08.11.2022 08:00 - 08:20 Chicago, IL
08.11.2022 08:30 - 08:50 Chicago, IL
10.11.2022 11:00 - 11:20 Zug
23.11.2022 10:00 - 10:20 Eschborn
24.11.2022 11:00 - 11:20 Paris
06.12.2022 10:00 - 10:20 Amsterdam
13.12.2022 11:15 - 11:35 London
14.12.2022 11:00 - 11:20 Paris
15.12.2022 10:00 - 10:20 Eschborn
15.12.2022 11:00 - 11:20 Zug
16.12.2022 08:00 - 08:20 Chicago, IL
16.12.2022 08:30 - 08:50 Chicago, IL

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