TMX Group Consolidated Trading Statistics - January 2014

Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, TMX Select, Alpha, Montreal Exchange, NGX

TORONTO, Feb. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - TMX Group Limited today announced January 2014 trading statistics for its diversified group of marketplaces - Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, TMX Select, Alpha, Montreal Exchange (MX) and Natural Gas Exchange (NGX).

Trading volume on Toronto Stock Exchange in January 2014 increased 21% compared to December 2013, and increased 7% compared to January 2013.  Volume on TSX Venture Exchange increased 6% in January 2014 compared to the previous month, but decreased 4% compared to January 2013. Trading volume on TMX Select in January 2014 increased 38% compared to the previous month, and increased 68% compared to January 2013. Alpha trading volume in January 2014 increased 18% compared to December 2013, but was down 40% compared to the same month a year earlier.

In January 2014 volume on MX increased 20% compared to the previous month, and increased 8% compared to January 2013. Open interest contracts at the end of January 2014 decreased 2% from the end of December 2013, but increased 4% year-over-year.

Volume on NGX in January 2014 increased 43% compared to December 2013, and increased 23% from January 2013.

Toronto Stock Exchange

  January 2014 December 2013 January 2013
Volume 7,461,440,505 6,166,671,416 6,955,432,422
Value  $105,232,631,009  $86,374,606,494  $96,723,814,024
Transactions 16,135,751 13,456,622 13,414,094
S&P/TSX Composite Index Close  13,694.94 13,621.55 12,685.24
       
Daily Averages      
Volume 339.2 million 316.2 million 316.2 million
Value $4,783.3 million $4,429.5 million $4,396.5 million
Transactions 733,443 690,083 609,732

Year-to-date Statistics

  2014 2013   % Change  
Volume 7,461,440,505 6,955,432,422 +7.3
Value  $105,232,631,009  $96,723,814,024 +8.8
Transactions 16,135,751 13,414,094 +20.3
       
Daily Averages       
Volume 339.2 million 316.2 million +7.3
Value $4,783.3 million $4,396.5 million +8.8
Transactions 733,443 609,732 +20.3

TSX Venture Exchange

  January 2014  December 2013  January 2013
Volume 3,560,374,012 3,353,612,979 3,711,140,750
Value   $1,223,218,586 $916,607,380  $1,570,492,371
Transactions 525,758 427,239 579,560
S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index Close  951.32 931.97 1,221.71
       
Daily Averages      
Volume 161.8 million 172.0 million 168.7 million
Value $55.6 million $47.0 million $71.4 million
Transactions 23,898 21,910 26,344

Year-to-date Statistics

  2014 2013   % Change  
Volume 3,560,374,012 3,711,140,750 -4.1
Value  $1,223,218,586  $1,570,492,371 -22.1
Transactions 525,758 579,560 -9.3
       
Daily Averages       
Volume 161.8 million 168.7 million -4.1
Value $55.6 million $71.4 million -22.1
Transactions 23,898 26,344 -9.3

TMX Select

  January 2014  December 2013  January 2013
Volume 434,875,400 315,464,600 258,860,000
Value  $3,427,663,447 $2,571,433,528  $3,182,263,698
Transactions 748,604 685,951 703,192
       
Daily Averages        
Volume 19.8 million 16.2 million 11.8 million
Value $155.8 million $131.9 million $144.6 million
Transactions 34,027 35,177 31,963

Year-to-date Statistics

  2014 2013   % Change  
Volume 434,875,400 258,860,000 +68.0
Value  $3,427,663,447  $3,182,263,698 +7.7
Transactions 748,604 703,192 +6.5
       
Daily Averages        
Volume 19.8 million 11.8 million +68.0
Value $155.8 million $144.6 million +7.7
Transactions 34,027 31,963 +6.5

Alpha

  January 2014  December 2013  January 2013
Volume 1,781,970,017 1,506,940,588 2,959,813,036
Value  $19,577,798,909 $16,103,479,236  $28,339,317,647
Transactions 5,106,157 4,267,750 6,057,712
       
Daily Averages        
Volume 81.0 million 77.3 million 134.5 million
Value $889.9 million $825.8 million $1,288.2 million
Transactions 232,098 218,859 275,351

Year-to-date Statistics

  2014 2013   % Change  
Volume 1,781,970,017 2,959,813,036 -39.8
Value  $19,577,798,909  $28,339,317,647 -30.9
Transactions 5,106,157 6,057,712 -15.7
       
Daily Averages        
Volume 81.0 million 134.5 million -39.8
Value $889.9 million $1,288.2 million -30.9
Transactions 232,098 275,351 -15.7

Montreal Exchange

   January 2014   December 2013   January 2013 
Volume (Contracts) 6,237,095 5,199,675 5,790,436
Open Interest (Contracts)   4,259,347 4,329,062 4,088,338

Year-to-date Statistics

  2014 2013  % Change 
Volume (Contracts)   6,237,095   5,790,436 +7.7
Open Interest (Contracts)  4,259,347 4,088,338 +4.2

NGX*

   January 2014   December 2013   January 2013 
Total Energy Volume* (Terajoules)  1,285,054 901,576 1,045,075^

Year-to-date Statistics

  2014 2013  % Change 
Total Energy Volume* (Terajoules)    1,285,054   1,045,075^ +22.9^

*NGX Total Energy Volume includes trading and clearing in natural gas, crude oil and electricity.
^ revised

All figures are as of January 31, 2014. Because certain trades do not settle on the trade date, figures may be subject to change until all January trades are finalized. The previous month's data has been updated to reflect known trade corrections.

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About TMX Group (TSX:X)

TMX Group's key subsidiaries operate cash and derivative markets and clearinghouses for multiple asset classes including equities, fixed income and energy. Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, TMX Select, Alpha Group, The Canadian Depository for Securities, Montreal Exchange, Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, Natural Gas Exchange, BOX Options Exchange, Shorcan, Shorcan Energy Brokers, Equicom and other TMX Group companies provide listing markets, trading markets, clearing facilities, depository services, data products and other services to the global financial community. TMX Group is headquartered in Toronto and operates offices across Canada (Montreal, Calgary and Vancouver), in key U.S. markets (New York, Houston, Boston and Chicago) as well as in London, Beijing and Sydney. For more information about TMX Group, visit our website at www.tmx.com. Follow TMX Group on Twitter at http://twitter.com/tmxgroup.  

SOURCE TMX Group Inc.

For further information:

Catherine Kee
Manager, Corporate Communications
TMX Group
416-814-8834
catherine.kee@tmx.com