Euronext and Dalian Commodity Exchange Sign MOU

Euronext announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Dalian Commodity Exchange (DCE). Its aim is to carry out joint research into the promotion, distribution and trading of commodity products, develop new strategies for improving the safe operation of orderly futures and options markets and discuss the feasibility of cooperatively developing new products.

The two exchanges have agreed a series of engagements to research the demand for commodity products in new geographic areas and to develop strategies for the distribution and trading of these products in safe and orderly markets. Future work will include consideration of the cooperative development of new products that could benefit from international promotion and distribution. In addition, the two exchanges have agreed to mutual support of each other’s commodity derivatives activities in educational programs and at events and conferences.