ISE and Deutsche Börse extend strategic technology partnership to 2021

The Irish Stock Exchange (ISE) has renewed its strategic technology partnership with Deutsche Börse and extended its use of the Deutsche Börse trading infrastructure and related services. The new contract runs for 6 years until the end of 2021.   

Brian Healy, Director, Traded Markets, Development, Operations at the ISE, said: “The ISE is delighted to extend its successful collaboration with Deutsche Börse for the use of its Xetra system and related services. Deutsche Börse is a leading exchange infrastructure provider globally and the logic for continuing our strategic partnership is stronger than ever.

“It enables us to continue delivering a world class electronic trading system to our equity markets. It also positions us to migrate to the next generation of the Deutsche Börse trading platform which will further develop trading capabilities, performance and capacity for our members.” 

Holger Wohlenberg, Managing Director Deutsche Börse Market Data + Services, added: “We are delighted to expand our long standing and successful business relationship with the Irish Stock Exchange. By extending this agreement, the ISE has emphasised its trust in the high quality and reliability of our trading system. Participants at the ISE will continue to benefit from our state-of-the-art trading technology and from all the measures we take to further develop and increase the effectiveness of the system. At the same time, our customers benefit from easy access to the Irish market.”

Other stock exchanges around the globe using Deutsche Börse’s trading infrastructure include the Vienna Stock Exchange and the Shanghai Stock Exchange, which based its own trading system on Xetra technology. Deutsche Börse’s bond market Eurex Bonds also uses Xetra technology.

About Deutsche Börse – Market Data + Services

Deutsche Börse is one of the world’s leading data and technology service providers for the securities industry with a product and service offering for issuers, investors, intermediaries and data vendors. The Group covers the entire value chain from trading, through clearing, to settlement and securities custody. Deutsche Börse Market Data + Services is part of the Group's IT & Operations, Data & New Asset Classes division and encompasses its extensive market data offering and external technology and connectivity services. The product and service range includes real-time and historical data from the Group's trading venues Eurex and Xetra as well as from cooperation partners. It also includes exclusive trading signals independent of its platforms such as economic indicators or macroeconomic news, reference data for more than 1,000,000 securities, more than 11,000 indices including the STOXX and DAX index families, superior capital market infrastructure, and reliable connectivity services.

Xetra® is a registered trademark of Deutsche Börse AG.

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