Euronext announces volumes for August 2017

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Amsterdam, Brussels, Lisbon, London and Paris - 5 September 2017 – Euronext, the leading pan-European exchange in the Eurozone, today announced trading volumes for August 2017.

  • The August 2017 average daily transaction value on the Euronext cash order book stood at €6,045 million, up +24.8% compared to August 2016 and down -18.9% from the previous month. The average daily transaction value on ETFs was €357 million, up +6.5% compared to August 2016 and down -23.4% from the previous month. Our ETF offering increased this month to 825 listings at the end of August compared to 790 end of 2016.
  • The average daily volume on equity index derivatives reached 217,978 contracts in August 2017, up +37.4% compared to August 2016 and down -2.5% from the previous month. The average daily volume on individual equity derivatives reached 229,072 contracts in August 2017, up +39.0% compared to August 2016 and up +12.4% from the previous month.
  • In August 2017, the average daily volume on commodities derivatives reached 56,699 contracts, up +22.6% compared to August 2016 and down -19.4% from the previous month.
  • On a year-to-date basis, the overall average daily volume on Euronext derivatives stands at 554,243 contracts (+11.6% compared to end of August 2016) and the open interest was up at 17,095,836 contracts (+6.8% compared to end of August 2016).
  • In August 2017, Euronext had no new listings. However, €1.0 billion were raised on Euronext in corporate bonds and €8.5 billion of follow-on equity of which Banco Santander for €7 billion and Gecina for €1 billion.

Euronext monthly activity August 2017

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Euronext is the leading pan-European market infrastructure, connecting European economies to global capital markets, to accelerate innovation and sustainable growth. It operates regulated exchanges in Belgium, France, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway and Portugal. With close to 2,000 listed issuers and around €5.8 trillion in market capitalisation as of end June 2022, it has an unmatched blue-chip franchise and a strong diverse domestic and international client base. Euronext operates regulated and transparent equity and derivatives markets, one of Europe’s leading electronic fixed income trading markets and is the largest centre for debt and funds listings in the world. Its total product offering includes Equities, FX, Exchange Traded Funds, Warrants & Certificates, Bonds, Derivatives, Commodities and Indices. The Group provides a multi-asset clearing house through Euronext Clearing, and custody and settlement services through Euronext Securities central securities depositories in Denmark, Italy, Norway and Portugal. Euronext also leverages its expertise in running markets by providing technology and managed services to third parties. In addition to its main regulated market, it also operates a number of junior markets, simplifying access to listing for SMEs.  
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