Amsterdam, Brussels, Lisbon, London and Paris - 3 February 2016– Euronext, the leading exchange in the Eurozone, today announced trading volumes for January 2016.
- The January 2016 average daily transaction value on the Euronext cash order book stood at €8,682 million (+0.6% compared with January 2015). January 2016 is a new record month ever in the number of transactions with an average daily number of trades of 2,210,632 double counted (the previous record dates back to August 2011 at 2,176,366 trades). Activity on ETFs remained particularly dynamic during January with an average daily transaction value at €815 million, up 37% compared to January 2015.
- The average daily volume on equity index derivatives was down at 269,592 contracts (-9.6% compared with January 2015), while the average daily volume on individual equity derivatives was up at 245,497 contracts (+1.9% compared with January 2015). On 21 January more than 315 million orders were processed on Euronext Derivatives (including commodity derivatives) thus reaching a new record since the Euronext IPO in June 20141 (previous record was on 25 August 2015 with 217 million orders processed).
- In January 2016, the average daily volume on commodities derivatives increased by +12.6% when compared to January 2015, with an average daily volume of 60,408 contracts.
- In January 2016, Euronext had one new listing on EnterNext that raised €3 million. In addition, during January 2016, €6.5 billion was raised in corporate bonds and €1.5 billion of follow-on equity.
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