In terms of the operational setup, the focus is on establishing
problem-free technological connectivity with the exchange, whereby SIX Swiss Exchange offers
various connectivity options.
Trading participants can opt for either a direct link, the
Access Point service or
connectivity via an Application Service Provider to the SIX Swiss Exchange SWXess trading platform. For all our segments,
trading participants concerned about latency time can use our
With a co-location access, participants can reduce latency for equity trading to just 14 microseconds
and fully enjoy the outstanding performance of the new X-stream INET trading technology.
Clearing and Settlement
Instructions, by means of the
CSSI form[pdf], must be completed by the participant or a corresponding
General Clearing Member (GCM) and forwarded to SIX Swiss Exchange.
For further information on the operational setup, please contact either:
Technical Product Support, tel. +41 58 399 2400 (Zurich), +41 58 399 5642 (Geneva),
+44 207 864 4364 (London) for questions of a technical nature; or
Member Services, tel. +41 58 399 2473 for matters concerning operative connectivity,
clearing & settlement and/or trader administration.
The SWXess connectivity documentation is available on request via
Technical Product Support.