Press Releases

November 12, 2019

Nodal Exchange acquires U.S. commodities business of Nasdaq Futures, Inc. (NFX)

Nodal Exchange, as part of EEX Group, and Nasdaq Futures, Inc. (NFX) have reached an agreement to sell NFX’s futures and options exchange business to Nodal. Nodal will acquire the core assets of NFX, including the portfolio of NFX contracts. The transaction involves the transfer of existing open positions in U.S. Power, U.S. Natural Gas, Crude Oil and Ferrous Metals futures and options contracts to Nodal Clear. Read More

November 12, 2019

EEX Group acquires commodities business of Nasdaq Futures, Inc. (NFX)

EEX Group and U.S. based Nasdaq Futures, Inc. (NFX) have successfully reached an agreement to sell NFX’s futures and options exchange business to EEX Group. EEX Group will acquire the core assets of NFX, including the portfolio of open interest in NFX contracts. The transaction involves the transfer of existing open positions in U.S. Power, U.S. Natural Gas, Crude Oil, Ferrous Metals and Dry Bulk Freight futures and options contracts to EEX Group’s clearing houses Nodal Clear and European Commodity Clearing (ECC). Read More

November 05, 2019

Nodal Exchange achieves record trading volume and open interest in both power and environmental futures with strongest month ever

Nodal Exchange achieved a new monthly trading record in monthly power futures with a total volume of 231 million MWh in October 2019 (notional value of $7.5 billion per side) and a 44% market share of traded volume.  This represents an 84% growth rate over October 2018 and the 15th consecutive month of record calendar month trading volume in power futures.  Read More

October 31, 2019

Trayport to Provide Trading Platform Connectivity for Nodal Exchange

Trayport Limited (Trayport), a wholly owned subsidiary of TMX Group, and Nodal Exchange, a Washington D.C.-based derivatives exchange serving North American commodities markets, today announced an agreement to offer Trayport’s core trading screen, Joule, to trading participants of Nodal Exchange. Read More

October 03, 2019

Nodal Exchange achieves record 44% traded volume in power futures

WASHINGTON DC - Nodal Exchange continues to improve its strong position in the North American monthly power futures markets with a record 44% market share of traded volume in September 2019 and a record 42% market share of open interest as of September 30, 2019. Read More

September 13, 2019

Nodal Exchange announces expansion of natural gas futures and introduction of natural gas options

Nodal Exchange, LLC introduced seven new Henry Hub natural gas contracts today. These contracts represent a significant expansion of Nodal Exchange’s natural gas products suite and the first natural gas options contracts to be offered by Nodal Exchange. Read More

August 01, 2019

Nodal Exchange achieves 40% market share after 12th consecutive month of record trading volume in power futures

Nodal Exchange is pleased to announce that it has achieved its 12th consecutive month of record calendar month trading volume in power futures with a total record volume for the month of July of 129 million MWh.  This July 2019 volume represents a 292% growth rate over July 2018. Read More

July 16, 2019

Nodal Exchange attains successive record quarter in power futures with 117% growth rate

Nodal Exchange achieved a new quarterly trading record in power futures with a total volume of 520 million MWh in Q2 2019, breaking the previous record of 405 million MWh set in Q1 2019.  This resulted in a 117% growth rate in Q2 2019 over Q2 2018 while the total industry market grew just 15% over the same time period. Read More

June 05, 2019

Nodal Exchange achieves open interest records in power futures and expands environmental contracts

Nodal Exchange achieved a record 740 million MWh and record 38% market share of open interest in power futures as of end of May 2019. Read More

May 15, 2019

Nodal Exchange named “Commodity Exchange of the Year” by Energy Risk

Nodal Exchange has been named “Commodity Exchange of the Year” by Energy Risk magazine at the Energy Risk Awards 2019. Energy Risk Awards recognize excellence across global energy and commodities markets. Read More

May 06, 2019

Nodal Exchange achieves new trading records in power futures with strongest month ever

Nodal Exchange achieved a new monthly trading record in power futures with a total volume of 189 million MWh in April 2019 (notional value of $6 billion per side). Read More

April 03, 2019

Nodal Exchange achieves record quarter in power futures

Nodal Exchange achieved a new quarterly trading record in power futures with a total volume of 405 million MWh in Q1 2019 (notional value of $13 billion per side).  This resulted in a 64% growth rate in Q1 2019 over Q1 2018 while the total industry market grew just 3%. Read More

March 29, 2019

Nodal Exchange, FreightWaves and DAT® successfully launch the world’s first Trucking Freight Futures Contracts

Nodal Exchange, in collaboration with FreightWaves, the leading provider of freight market news, data and analytics, and DAT, the largest spot freight marketplace in North America, announced today the successful launch of the world’s first Trucking Freight Futures contracts. Read More

March 07, 2019

Nodal Exchange, FreightWaves and DAT® to launch the world’s first Trucking Freight Futures Contracts

Nodal Exchange, in partnership with FreightWaves, the leading provider of freight market news, data and analytics, and DAT, the largest spot freight marketplace in North America, announced the launch date of the world’s first financially settled Trucking Freight Futures contracts planned for March 29, 2019. Read More

March 04, 2019

Nodal Exchange achieves new trading records in power futures with strongest month ever

Nodal Exchange achieved a new monthly trading record in power futures with a total volume of 173 million MWh in February 2019 (notional value of $5.5 billion per side). Read More

February 07, 2019

Nodal Exchange sets daily trading record in power futures

On Tuesday, February 5, 2019, Nodal Exchange achieved a new daily trading record in power futures with a total volume of 40.1 million MWh (notional value of well over $1 billion per side). Read More