Boerse Stuttgart is the exchange for retail investors, and is also the leading trading floor in Germany. At the Stuttgart Exchange, retail investors trade equities, securitised derivatives, debt instruments (bonds), investment fund units and profit participation certificates – all at the highest quality of execution and the best prices. Boerse Stuttgart is the German market leader for exchange trading in corporate bonds, and the European market leader for trading in securitised derivatives. With Boerse Stuttgart’s hybrid market model, trading experts are integrated into the electronic trading system. They provide additional liquidity when needed, and ensure fast and reliable execution of orders. Investor protection and transparency are ensured by all the regulatory and control mechanisms of a public exchange. Retail investors can contact Stuttgart’s exchange via a free customer hotline (when calling from Germany ) and take advantage of a wide range of educational resources. With a trading volume of EUR 81 billion across all asset classes in 2017, Boerse Stuttgart is ranked tenth among European exchanges. A total of 75 trading participants from several European countries are linked to the Stuttgart Exchange. Boerse Stuttgart has been active on the Scandinavian market since 2008 through its subsidiary Nordic Growth Market (NGM). In 2017, Boerse Stuttgart acquired the exchange BX Swiss in Switzerland.