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 § 3 of the admission regulations for exchange traders.

Examination conditions

The exam consists of 35 questions regarding the Eurex Deutschland "Rules and Regulations" 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% of the maximum score must be achieved.

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

Exam preparation

The question catalogue containing all exam questions is publicly available. This material is sufficient for preparation. Further information and additional brochures about Eurex can be found on the Eurex website.

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 the Electronic Exchange Admission Service (eXas). Depending on the access authorisation, registration is either direct or via the in-house admissions administrator.

Currently available

Date Time Location Availability
08.10.2019 10:00 - 10:20 am Zug
09.10.2019 10:00 - 10:20 am Chicago, IL
10.10.2019 10:00 - 10:20 am Paris
22.10.2019 10:35 - 10:55 am London
22.10.2019 11:55 - 12:15 am London
22.10.2019 10:00 - 10:20 am London
23.10.2019 10:00 - 10:20 am Chicago, IL
24.10.2019 11:30 - 11:50 am New York
30.10.2019 10:00 - 10:20 am Eschborn
05.11.2019 10:00 - 10:20 am Zug
06.11.2019 10:00 - 10:20 am Chicago, IL
07.11.2019 10:00 - 10:20 am Paris
15.11.2019 12:40 - 13:00 am Milano
15.11.2019 11:20 - 11:40 am Milano
15.11.2019 12:00 - 12:20 am Milano
19.11.2019 10:00 - 10:20 am London
19.11.2019 11:55 - 12:15 am London
19.11.2019 10:35 - 10:55 am London
20.11.2019 10:00 - 10:20 am Chicago, IL
21.11.2019 12:30 - 12:50 am New York
21.11.2019 12:00 - 12:20 am New York
21.11.2019 11:30 - 11:50 am New York
22.11.2019 11:30 - 11:50 am New York
22.11.2019 11:00 - 11:20 am New York
22.11.2019 10:00 - 10:20 am New York
22.11.2019 10:30 - 10:50 am New York
27.11.2019 10:00 - 10:20 am Eschborn
03.12.2019 10:00 - 10:20 am Zug
04.12.2019 10:00 - 10:20 am Chicago, IL
05.12.2019 10:00 - 10:20 am Paris
16.12.2019 11:00 - 11:20 am New York
17.12.2019 10:00 - 10:20 am London
17.12.2019 11:55 - 12:15 am London
17.12.2019 10:35 - 10:55 am London
18.12.2019 10:00 - 10:20 am Eschborn
18.12.2019 10:00 - 10:20 am Chicago, IL

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