For each individual security, the Management Board of the Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse (FWB®, the Frankfurt Stock Exchange) determines through which central depository transactions in that security shall be settled.

Settlement of transactions executed on the trading venues Xetra® and Börse Frankfurt (the Frankfurt Stock Exchange) takes place via Clearstream Banking AG.

Dependent on the respective custody type, instruments held in Collective Safe Custody (CSC) and Non-Collective Safe Custody via T2S (NCSC-T) are settled via Clearstream Banking Frankfurt (CBF).

The settlement for instruments held in Non-Collective Safe Custody (NCSC) takes place via Clearstream Banking Frankfurt international (CBF(i)).

Additional Information

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.

Please find further information about incident handling in the Emergency Playbook published on the Xetra webpage under Technology --> T7 trading architecture --> Emergency procedures. Detailed information about incident communication, market re-opening procedures and best practices for order and trade reconciliation can be found in the chapters 4.2, 4.3 and 4.5, respectively. Concrete information for the respective incident will be published during the incident via newsboard message

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

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