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Qualified Clearing Staff (QCS) / Qualified Back Office Staff (QBO)

Clearing Members (or their insourcers) are required to register at least one 'Qualified Clearing Staff' member (QCS) with Eurex Clearing.

Furthermore each Eurex Exchange Non-Clearing Member needs to have at least one 'Qualified Back Office Staff 'member (QBO) in the back office.

Please note, that the registration as Qualified Clearing Staff (QCS) and Qualified Back Office Staff (QBO does not take place automatically after the exam has been passed. Instead, the admission as QCS must be applied for by sending an email to person.admission@deutsche-boerse.com. The registration as QBO is possible via the admission service eXAS within the member section.

Admission Clearing

Qualification for staff member

Clearing Member (QCS)

Eurex Exchanges
Non-Clearing Member (QBO)

Test/Exam

Clearer Test

Exam CCS - Certified Clearing Specialist (in German only)

Back Office Test
Exam CCS - Certified Clearing Specialist (in German only)

Participation
in seminar

Core Clearing Knowledge

Transaction Management Listed Derivatives

Confirmation of Compliance Officer

Compliance Officer of the Clearing Member confirms the respective knowledge

Compliance Officer of the Non Clearing Member confirms the respective knowledge

The exam fee for the Clearer and Back Office Test is 200 Euro (180 GBP). Details and dates for the seminars are available under the links.

Please note that the Clearer and Back Office Test are only provided online at your premises (by supervision of a nominated compliance officer). In case of justified exemptions it is possible to arrange an individual test date at one of our exams locations.

Preparation material (incl. sample questions) is provided in the download area on this website. An update of the handbooks for the Clearer and Back Office Test (dated May 2017) are available now. All tests (start: 22nd May) are based on these handbooks.

 

Attachments
Title Type Size
Handbook Clearer Test V4.0 (May 2017)pdf16 MB
Handbook Back Office Test V4.0 (May 2017)pdf7 MB
Eurex Clearing Circular 042/16pdf3 MB
Form 1: Nomination of the exam supervisor for the Inhouse Online Clearer Testpdf598 KB
Form 2: Confirmation of orderly execution of the Inhouse Online Clearer Testpdf565 KB
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