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High August EPEX Spot Power Trading Volumes

EPEX Spot reported record volumes for its day-ahead and intraday markets in August, coming in at 8% above 2013 year-on-year.

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Six European Power Exchanges agree on setting up European Cross-border Solution for Intraday Trading


The six European power exchanges APX, Belpex, EPEX SPOT, Nord Pool Spot and OMIE confirmed the signing of a cooperation agreement for a common European cross border intraday solution. In addition, an early start agreement was signed with Deutsche Börse AG for the delivery of a technical system.

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REMIT: Bundesrat Clears Bill on Market Transparency Agency for Gas and Electricity Wholesale Market

On 23 November 2012 the Bill on the Market Transparency Agency for Gas and Electricity Wholesale Market passed the Bundesrat (Federal Council). The bill, which the Bundestag (Parliament) adopted at the beginning of November, contains important rules on the implementation of the European regulation No 1227/2011 on wholesale energy market integrity and transparency in Germany.

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REMIT: Bundestag Adopts Bill on Market Transparency Agency for Gas and Electricity Wholesale Market

The German Bundestag on Thursday adopted the Bill on the Market Transparency Agency for Gas and Electricity Wholesale Market with important rules on the implementation of REMIT in Germany.

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REMIT – EU Legislation on Insider Trading and Market Manipulation in Wholesale EU Energy Markets Entered Into Force

Today the European regulation No 1227/2011 on wholesale energy market integrity and transparency entered into force (REMIT). With it, as of today, insider trading and market manipulation are specifically prohibited in the covered area. Market participants and persons professionally arranging transactions are now obliged to publish certain insider information.

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EU Council Adopts REMIT Regulation

The Council of the European Union yesterday adopted the Regulation on Energy Market Integrity and Transparency (REMIT) following a first-reading agreement reached by the European Parliament.

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European Parliament Approves Regulation on Energy Market Integrity and Transparency (REMIT)

On Wednesday the European Parliament adopted its position for the Regulation on Energy Market Integrity and Transparency (REMIT) that shall establish rules prohibiting abusive practices on wholesale energy markets. REMIT aims at ensuring the integrity and transparency of European energy markets, preventing insider trading and market manipulation for the benefit of consumers on the increasingly interlinked European markets.

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Joint BNetzA and EPEX Spot Conference on Exchange Trading of EEG Electricity

At a conference under the motto “Eighteen months of power from renewables on the exchange”, 300 experts discussed the experience gained and the perspectives of the marketing of electricity falling under the German Renewable Energy Act (EEG). The conference was jointly organised by the German regulator Federal Network Agency (BNetzA) and European Power Exchange, EPEX SPOT SE.

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