Technology Efficient and robust technology

With Xetra® and Börse Frankfurt, Deutsche Börse Cash Market operates two of the largest cash markets in Germany and Europe. A high degree of reliability and availability are the success factors, which form the basis for smooth trading.

The trading venue is based on the modern trading infrastructure T7, a technology also used by Eurex Exchange. Deutsche Börse ensures with the implementation of this innovative trading system, that the trading venue Xetra is well known for low latency, high throughput and greater flexibility for the participants. Furthermore, Xetra occupies the position as global reference market for German shares and leading market in European ETF trading.

With T7 Release 8.0, trading venue of Börse Frankfurt including Börse Frankfurt Zertifikate was migrated to the T7 technology in August 2020. Specialists of course continue to support the more than 1.7 million securities in the usual good quality.

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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