European Commodity Clearing (ECC)
is the leading clearing house for energy and commodity products in Europe and the central clearing house for the Global Commodity Exchange, EEX Group. ECC assumes the counterparty risk and guarantees the physical and financial settlement of transactions, providing security and cross-margining benefits for its customers. As part of EEX Group, ECC provides clearing services for EEX, EEX Asia and EPEX SPOT with additional services provided to Power Exchange Central Europe (PXE). In addition, ECC also provides clearing services for the partner exchanges HUPX, HUDEX, NOREXECO, SEEPEX and SEMOpx.
ECC is part of Deutsche Börse Group.
ECC has a wholly owned subsidiary in Luxembourg. European Commodity Clearing Luxembourg S.á.r.l. (ECC Lux) started operations in 2009. It steps into the delivery chain as an additional contractual partner in respect to the settlement of deliveries of commodities on the Spot Market which are settled by ECC.