L'European Exchange a publié un communiqué de presse dans lequel il annonce avoir traité 11,2 millions de contrats par jour au cours du mois de mai 2012 contre 12,9 millions un an plus tôt, en mai 2011.
In May 2012, the international derivatives exchanges of Eurex Group achieved an average daily volume of 11.2 million contracts (May 2011: 12.9 million). Of those, almost 8.45 million were Eurex Exchange contracts (May 2011: 10.0 million), and 2.8 million contracts (May 2011: 2.9 million) were traded at the U.S.-based International Securities Exchange (ISE). In total, 185.9 million contracts were traded at Eurex Exchange and 61.5 million at ISE. This makes May the best month in terms of trading volumes in 2012.
Eurex Exchange recorded 76.6 million equity index derivatives contracts (May 2011: 64.3 million), an increase of 19 percent y-o-y. The single largest contract was the future on the EURO STOXX 50® Index with 31.0 million contracts. The option on this blue chip index totaled 28.2 million contracts. Futures on the DAX index recorded 3.7 million contracts while the DAX options reached another 4.4 million contracts. The Eurex KOSPI Product continued to grow and reached 5.3 million contracts, the best monthly result since launch.
The equity derivatives (equity options and single stock futures) segment at Eurex Exchange recorded 66.4 million contracts (May 2011: 96.8 million). Thereof, equity options totaled 18.6 million contracts and single stock futures equaled 47.8 million contracts.
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