Your Reference Market for Swiss Securities
When you’re looking for best execution in Swiss equities, the quality of our order books is what gives you the edge.
And, as the clear reference market for all SMI shares, the Swiss Stock Exchange gives you the highest liquidity, the
best prices and the tightest spreads. That’s quality that makes the real difference.
Your advantages at a glance
Attractive trading segments with outstanding liquidity
World-class trading technology
Quick admission and flexible connectivity options
Ideal trading conditions thanks to self-regulation
Access to extensive network and expert knowledge
The Swiss Stock Exchange offers excellent trading conditions as well as premium products and services
for all participants.And we have the best order book quality in the world for Swiss securities, even for large
volumes. The average size of trades in SMI securities is more than twice that of alternative trading platforms.
Fast, faster, Swiss exchange
With X-stream INET, we provide one of the world's fastest and most advanced trading technology. You
benefit from an average latency of only 14 microseconds and outstanding capacity reserves. This allows
you to implement instant investment decisions at any time and manage risks more effectively than ever
before. Further advantages can be found in the
For information about the latency calculation for equity trading, please consult the
Performance Measurement Details[pdf].
Trading irrespective of distance
Our co-location service allows
all participants to fully benefit from the outstanding performance of our trading platform.
Regardless of your location, you get equal access to the Equinix data center in Zurich, where
you can install your equipment right next to our trading engine.
Join us in just four weeks
We want new participants to start trading with us as quickly as possible, that's why we make our
onboarding process as efficient as possible. Under ideal circumstances, you can start trading in
just four weeks.
Attractive trading segments
The Swiss Stock Exchange ensures fair and transparent trading in its attractive segments for
ETFs & Funds,
Exchange Traded Products (ETPs) and
The rights and obligations of participants and their traders are governed by our
Rule Book[pdf]. Further information can be found our