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EEX Waives 5,000-Euro Annual Fee for Carbon Trading Next Year

November 14, 2012

The European Energy Exchange AG will waive its 5,000-euro ($6,370) annual fee for buyers who register before Dec. 31 to participate only in its European Union carbon permit market next year.

The Leipzig, Germany-based bourse also introduced a new rebate schedule for trading in spot and future carbon permits in its secondary market, it said in an e-mailed statement today. The exchange will charge 60 euro cents a metric ton in exchange and clearing fees for spot monthly trading volume of less than 1,000 lots, or 1 million tons, and as little as 40 cents a ton for monthly spot trade in excess of 5 million tons.

Exchange and clearing fees for derivatives contracts will range from 10 cents a ton for trade in excess of 15 million tons a month to 28 cents a ton for less than 3 million tons a month, the exchange said.

To contact the reporter on this story: Alessandro Vitelli in London at avitelli1@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Lars Paulsson at lpaulsson@bloomberg.net


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