ETFs trading volume up 105% yoy – Euronext

Euronext has announced trading volumes for September 2015.

The firm said the average daily transaction value on the Euronext cash order book reached €8,071 million, up 35% in comparison with September 2014.

“It was the most active September month in terms of average daily transaction value since 2008,” Euronext pointed out. Also, last 18 September has been the second most active day of 2015 with an amount of €18.1bn traded.

The average daily transaction value on ETFs stood at €614m in September 2015. It rose by 105% yoy.

Equity index derivatives’ daily trading volume amounted to 247,100 contracts, up 9% yoy, and the average daily volume on individual equity derivatives was up at 233,212 contracts (+5% compared with September 2014).

“The CAC40 futures contract remains Europe’s most heavily traded national index future and the second most heavily traded index future overall,” Euronext explained.

Euronext also stressed that the September 2015 average daily volume on commodities derivatives remained “flat when compared to September 2014”, with an average daily volume of 58,697 contracts.

Adrien Paredes-Vanheule
Adrien Paredes-Vanheule is French-Speaking Europe Correspondent for InvestmentEurope, covering France, Belgium, Geneva and Monaco. Prior to joining InvestmentEurope, he spent almost five years writing for various publications in Monaco, primarily as a criminal and financial court reporter. Before that, he worked for newspapers and radio stations in France, in particular in Lyon.

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