Amsterdam, Brussels, Lisbon, London and Paris – 03 March 2017 – Euronext, the leading pan-European exchange in the Eurozone, today announced trading volumes for February 2017.
- The February 2017 average daily transaction value on the Euronext cash order book stood at €7,065 million, down -17.7% compared to February 2016 and up +9.4% from the previous month. The average daily transaction value on ETFs was €537 million, down by -20.8% compared to February 2016 which was particularly active, and up +19.9% from the previous month. Our ETF offering continued its expansion with 811 listings at the end of February compared to 790 at the end of 2016.
- The average daily volume on equity index derivatives reached 232,932 contracts in February 2017, down -6.7% compared to February 2016 and up +16.6% from the previous month. The average daily volume on individual equity derivatives reached 282,365 contracts in February 2017, stable compared to February 2016 (+0.3%) and up +40.8% from the previous month.
- In February 2017, the average daily volume on commodities derivatives reached 57,935 contracts, down -15.6% compared to February 2016 and up +28.4% from the previous month.
- On a year-to-date basis, the overall average daily volume on Euronext derivatives stands at 506,610 contracts (-13.9% compared to end of February 2016), with open interest up to 14,937,540 contracts (+6.7% compared to end of February 2016).
- In February 2017, Euronext had three new SME listings: Osmozis, Lysogene and Inventiva that altogether raised €80 million. In addition, €21.2bn were raised on Euronext through bond issues – of which €2.5 billion in corporate bonds – as well as €1.6 billion of follow-on equity, including a public offer on Banco Commercial Portuges (BCP) for €1.3 billion.