Deutsche Börse Venture Network backs growth companies with >€1bn

Ridhima Sharma
Deutsche Börse Venture Network backs growth companies with >€1bn

Deutsche Börse January figures for the Cash Market, Pre-IPO & Growth Financing segment show that the growth companies from its Venture Network generated a total of €1.09bn in 30 financing rounds.

Currently 120 growth companies and 214 international investors are part of the pre-IPO network and about half of the investors in the Venture Network come from the USA, the UK, Asia or other European countries. The Venture Network offers include an online platform, executive training and exclusive investor presentations, among others.

Deutsche Börse’s cash market order book achieved turnover of €116.8bn in January (January 2016: €133.7bn). Out of this amount, €104.7bn was attributable to Xetra, €4.4bn to Börse Frankfurt and €7.8bn to Tradegate Exchange. The average daily turnover on Xetra amounted to €4.8bn (January 2016: €6.2bn).

Broken down by asset classes, cash market turnover in equities reached €101.5bn. Turnover in ETFs/ETCs/ETNs amounted to €13.1bn. Turnover in bonds was €0.5bn, in structured products €1.4bn and in funds €0.2bn.

The DAX share with the highest turnover on Xetra in January was Daimler AG at €5.2bn. K+S AG led the MDAX equities with €660m, while on the other hand Rocket Internet SE topped the SDAX equity index with €115m, and United Internet AG ruled TecDAX with €441m. The ETF with the highest turnover on Xetra was iShares Core DAX UCITS ETF with €1.1bn.

The electronic trading platform Eurex Bonds acheived €4.2bn in January (mainly government bonds, January 2016: €4.6bn).

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