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ASX New Zealand electricity trading information

Contract information and codes

  • Contract specifications - details of the standardised specifications for each futures and options contract listed
  • ASX commodity codes for NZ Electricity contracts are listed below: 
Code Contract
EA NZ electricity base load futures (Otahuhu)
EB NZ electricity base load strip futures (Otahuhu) 
EE NZ electricity base load futures (Benmore)
EF NZ electricity base load strip futures (Benmore) 

Off-market facilities

  • Exchange for physicals - enables customers to swap futures and options exposure for an offsetting stock position
  • Block trade facility - enables professional market users to arrange and transact orders of significant size in specified contracts.

Clearing and margins

  • Margin rates
  • ASX NZ electricity futures - margin charges and concessions

Rule information