Cross Request

Cross Request

Using a Cross Request, participants trading in the Continuous Trading market model can subsequently place previously arranged OTC trades – known as “crossings” in the order book. The condition for the orders being entered is that they are previously announced using the Cross Request function, stating the tool and the lot size.

The relevant orders must be entered between five and 35 seconds after having been announced. There is no guarantee that precisely these orders in the order book will be executed against each other. Every participant informed by means of Cross Request can place orders in the order book, which can then be executed against the orders envisaged for crossing.

Arranged transactions between participants during an auction are exempt from advance announcement by means of Cross Request.

Market Status




Parts of the trading system are currently experiencing technical issues

The trading system is currently experiencing technical issues

Xetra newsboard

The market status window is an indication regarding the current technical availability of the trading system. It indicates whether news board messages regarding current technical issues of the trading system have been published or will be published shortly.

We strongly recommend not to take any decisions based on the indications in the market status window but to always check the production news board for comprehensive information on an incident.

Emergency procedures

An instant update of the Market Status requires an enabled up-to date Java™ version within the browser.