TM derivatives at Oslo Connect

Trading in TM derivatives, or Tailor Made derivatives, are conducted through our market place Oslo Connect. Here, the parties themselves agree on the underlying instruments (some restrictions may occur). The parties also agree on expiry date, exercise price, handling of corporate events etc.

The Marketplace
Trading at Oslo Connect is conducted through the internet based trading and price discovery system EDGE, or through Oslo Børs brokerage desk. All FSA (or equal national authorities) approved investment firms may be approved for an Oslo Connect membership. Read more about the Connect rules.

Flexibility, reliability and efficiency
Oslo Connect combines the flexibility of the OTC market with the reliability of the standardised exchange market to ensure efficiency in trade processing for TM derivatives.

Flexibility in Derivative Contracts 

Reliability in Trading

Efficiency in Trade Processing

  • Underlying
  • Contract Type
  • Strike
  • Expiration date
  • Dividend adjustment
  • Anonymity
  • Brokerage Services (MPS)
  • Indication of interests
  • Trade Reporting
  • Increased number of potential counterparties with competing prices
  • Trading rules ensuring equal treatment and predictability
  • «Straight through processing» - from trading through to clearing
  • Transparent market with trade history and statistics