Exchanges enjoyed near record volumes in August on the back of volatility
CME Group, the US
derivatives exchange giant, enjoyed a stellar month in August
with trading volumes up a quarter on August 2014, driven by
strong performances in interest rates, equity index and
The exchange group,
owners of the CME, Comex and Nymex, reported total volumes for
August of more than 341 million contracts with an average daily
volume (ADV) of 16.3 million contracts, up 25% on August 2014
and 14% on last month.
derivatives, the group’s largest segment, reached
7.9 million contracts per day in the month, up 8% compared with
August 2014 and 34% on last month.
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