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Old Mar 28, 2008, 1:57pm   #1
 
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Have you seen the "Bund Crash" today???

How crazy and how different from times I traded on the floor.

So always take care, where you put your stops
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Old Mar 28, 2008, 2:54pm   #2
 
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This on bloomberg . . .

BUNDS: Some talk doing rounds that Eurex are investigating the sellof
in June Bund futures, and rumour it may bust trades below 115.13 --
traded between 12:17.39CET to 12:41CET. Also under investigation are
trades in Bobl contract after 12:17.39CET to 12:41CET, add traders.
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Old Mar 28, 2008, 2:56pm   #3
 
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in discussion in bund thread... Eurex have let the trades stand it would seem.

(Story: nL2813590 on retuers)
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Old Mar 28, 2008, 3:01pm   #4
 
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DaxDestroyer started this thread If trades stand, this would be proof, that the world is going nuts
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Old Mar 28, 2008, 3:22pm   #5
 
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Our head of bund trading just confirmed to me that all trades stand.
He heard it was a fat-finger trade of around 11,500 that set off stops.
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Old Mar 28, 2008, 3:35pm   #6
 
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Our head of bund trading just confirmed to me that all trades stand.
He heard it was a fat-finger trade of around 11,500 that set off stops.
YEs ...

Decision on FGBL Vola interrupt

28.03.2008 13:53 1


Eurex Management decided the following:

ALL trades in FGBL which were under investigation will stand.
No trades will be reversed

For further inquiries please address to eurextrading@eurexchange.com
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Old Mar 28, 2008, 5:51pm   #7
 
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Anyone heard who it was yet? If we can get a liquidation of various positions coming into the close could be interesting.
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Old Mar 28, 2008, 7:45pm   #8
 
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In fact I've decided to stay here until 9 just on the offchance... bit drunk but can't see that being a problem with the massive price movements I may see on Euribor. I *really, really doubt* they'll occur but for the possibility of 50 grand on a 100 lot position seems worth it
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