Energy trading

Energy solutions for customers throughout Europe

Axpo is an established name in European energy trading and is a leading energy company. Other market players regularly honour us with the highest scores when it comes to rankings. Counterparties are assessed based on criteria such as price, flexibility, market-making, reliability, integrity and speed of processing.

Axpo trades in energy volumes and financial products on around 30 energy exchanges, via numerous broker platforms and direct with counterparties (over-the-counter or OTC). We trade in electricity, natural gas, crude oil, coal and biomass, as well as in diverse certificates such as CO2 certificates and green certificates for energy from renewable sources. We cover the entire timescale, from intraday trades to multi-year contracts. 

Number 1 in the most important European markets

The consistent expansion of its presence and business activities in Europe is bearing fruit: Axpo achieved several top ranks in the European markets in which it is present. Axpo ranked number 1 in power trading in Germany, Northern Europe, Eastern Europe, Italy, Belgium, the Netherlands and the Iberian Peninsula. In France, Axpo climbed from rank 4 to rank 3, and in Great Britain from rank 5 to rank 4. In the category "Power Research in Europe", Axpo was able to successfully maintain the second place it achieved for the first time last year.

Axpo was not only selected as the worldwide number three in the area of gas trading, but also achieved top ranks in some countries: In Germany and Belgium, where the company figures in the ranking for the first time ever, and landed in first place right away. In Great Britain, France, and Italy, Axpo was awarded rank 3. Rank 4 in the area of "Research in European Natural Gas" rounds off the excellent overall result in this year’s survey.