Energy exchange saw power derivatives volumes jump 66% in the first half of 2016
The Intercontinental Exchange’s takeover of energy trading
platform, Trayport, has serious implications for competition in the energy
market, the chief operating officer of the European Energy Exchange has warned.
“There is a genuine threat to competition in the energy
market if one market operator has ownership and control over such a central
technology that is used by participants across the industry,” said Steffen
Koehler, chief operating officer of EEX.
“Ultimately this is likely to reduce competition in the energy
market,” he added.
This article is available exclusively to subscribers
Please log in to continue reading.
Not yet a subscriber?
Click here to take a free trial.
Already have an account? |
Please fill in your details below and a customer service representative will contact you.