Deutsche Börse Market Data + Services today announced that it is the exclusive licensor of real-time market data for spot, derivatives and spread products traded on PEGAS, as of 1 January 2015.
PEGAS is the central natural gas trading platform of EEX Group, operated by Powernext.
“With this new market data partnership, PEGAS will benefit from our extensive data distribution and licensing network,” said Georg Gross, Head of Information, Market Data + Services, Deutsche Börse. “For our clients, this means improved access to key market data from the pan-European gas market.”
PEGAS was established in 2013 by the European Energy Exchange and Powernext to create a pan-European gas market. It provides its members with access to all products on a single platform and allows them to trade natural gas contracts in the Belgian, Dutch, French and German markets. The product range of PEGAS covers spot and derivatives contracts for the major European gas hubs as well as trading in location spread products between these markets.
The PEGAS real-time market data product contains prices of traded within-day, day-ahead, weekend, as well as individual days gas spot contracts.
Moreover, it includes prices of traded future gas contracts and prices of traded location spreads. All order information is provided un-netted.
The information product PEGAS Spot and Derivatives Market is disseminated via the data feed CEF® Core as well as through vendors.