China Europe International Exchange (CEINEX) is a joint venture established by Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE), Deutsche Börse Group (DBAG), and China Financial Futures Exchange (CFFEX). It is the first dedicated trading venue for China- and RMB-related investment products outside of mainland China.
In October 2015, CEINEX shareholders signed the joint venture agreement in Beijing, witnessed by German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, as a strategic project between China and Germany. Just one month later, CEINEX was registered on 11 November in Frankfurt/Main, Germany, and launched its market operation on 18 November 2015.
Etablish a centralized marketplace for trading, risk management and asset allocation for China-related or RMB-denominated financial products in Europe.
As a Sino-German strategic capital markets platform, CEINEX's mission is to support the real economic cooperation between China and Europe, as well as promote RMB internationalization.
CEINEX's marketplace operations are based on Deutsche Börse’s reliable and highly integrated infrastructure covering the entire process chain including trading, clearing, settlement, custody, and market data. This robust infrastructure guarantees integrity, transparency, and safety of the CEINEX market. The extensive expertise and knowledge of SSE and CFFEX on China’s financial market and products, together with Deutsche Börse’s operational experience as an international leading exchange and its distribution channels, create the unique strength of CEINEX in market and product development.
A Unique Combination for the Changing Global Markets
Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE), founded in 1990. After 28 years of rapid growth, SSE has developed into a comprehensive exchange with stocks, bonds, funds and derivatives products, world-class exchange system and communication infrastructure, and effective self-regulatory system. With these advantages, the scale of the Shanghai securities market and the number of investors are growing fast.
Deutsche Börse Group's products and services cover the entire value chain in the financial services sector. Its business areas range from the admission of securities to listing, through trading, clearing and settlement to custody services for securities and other financial instruments along with collateral and liquidity management. Additionally, the Group provides IT services, indices and market data worldwide.
China Financial Futures Exchange (CFFEX) was jointly founded by Shanghai Futures Exchange, Zhengzhou Commodity Exchange, Dalian Commodity Exchange, Shanghai Stock Exchange and Shenzhen Stock Exchange on 8 September 2006 in Shanghai with the approval of the State Council and the authorisation of China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC). So far, CFFEX has successfully launched 6 products, i.e. CSI 300 stock index futures, SSE 50 stock index futures, CSI 500 stock index futures, 2-year Chinese government bond futures, 5-year Chinese government bond futures and 10-year Chinese government bond futures.