DEUTSCHE BÖRSE CREATES NEW BUSINESS SEGMENT FOR IT, MARKET DATA

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Deutsche Börse creates new business segment for IT and Market Data 
“Market Data + Services” to drive further innovation and growth  
Deutsche Börse today announced the formation of a new “Market Data +Services” 
segment that combines its Market Data & Analytics unit with its external 
technology and connectivity services. The Market Data + Services segment will 
be part of the division IT & MD+S headed by Executive Board Member Hauke Stars. 
The new segment is headed by Managing Director Holger Wohlenberg.  
“The new Market Data + Services segment allows us to combine our strong 
expertise in technology and market data to better respond to client needs and 
offer innovative solutions,” said Executive Board Member Hauke Stars. “We look 
forward to expanding our product and service offerings to further benefit the 
global investment and trading community.”  
Market Data + Services provides capital markets with essential information and 
value added services through the entire investment cycle. The offering 
comprises high quality front and back office data, innovative indices, superior 
exchange infrastructure and reliable connectivity services housed under five 
business units: Front Office Data + Services, Issuer Data + Services, Back 
Office Data + Services, COO Data + Services and Venue Services.  
Front Office Data + Services focuses on the needs of investors, brokers, 
trading desks, algo traders and investment advisors who use real-time data or 
other market moving signals to make recommendations or transactional decisions. 
This unit will be led by Georg Gross.  
Issuer Data + Services is responsible for the STOXX® and DAX® indices. It 
serves issuers who use indices as underlyings or benchmarks for financial 
products such as futures, options, ETFs and structured products. Hartmut Graf 
will be responsible for this business area.  
Back Office Data + Services concentrates on middle and back offices of 
securities trading houses that require accurate instrument reference data for 
risk management, compliance activities and services related to reporting 
obligations. In addition, the unit serves market participants who process and 
safeguard securities. Sascha Rangoonwala will be in charge of Back Office Data 
+ Services.  
COO Data + Services, headed by Sean Chinnock, supports COOs and CIOs of 
financial market participants who require IT services in order to support or 
facilitate business processes.  
Venue Services is geared toward market operators who are looking to enhance 
their business operations with state-of-the-art, reliable infrastructure and 
associated services such as trading surveillance. This department will be led 
by Alexander Höptner.  
“Our customers demand the highest standards in technology and market data 
offerings. By housing these five key areas under one division, we adopt a more 
targeted approach to delivering top quality and reliable data and information 
services  that address specific user needs,” said Holger Wohlenberg, Managing 
Director, Market Data + Services, Deutsche Börse.  
STOXX and DAX are registered trademarks.  
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